Jesse Owens North (JON) Recreation Center
2151 Neil Ave., Columbus, OH 43210 • Phone: (614) 292-0696 • Driving Directions
All types of guest passes are available for purchase. Only credit cards and BuckID are accepted.
Winter Break Hours (December 4 - January 4)
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday: Noon - 7 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 7 p.m.
Special Holiday Hours and Closings
Monday, December 23: 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Tuesday, December 24: Closed
Wednesday, December 25: Closed
Tuesday, December 31: Noon - 5 p.m.
Wednesday, January 1: Closed
- JON will be closed on home football game days.
- JON will remail open until 10 p.m. on December 7 and December 8.
This fully accessible north campus satellite facility offers:
- two basketball courts and one matted court which can be reserved for one hour of playing time
- free weights
- strength training machines
- cardio equipment
Equipment available for checkout with a valid BuckID includes:
- men's and women's basketballs
- dip belts
- forearm blaster
- jump ropes
- squat bar neck support
- weight belts
- wrist straps
Day-use lockers are also available and locks are available to rent. Please note that bags are not allowed on the fitness floor.
Reserve a Basketball Court
At Jesse Owens North, groups can reserve a basketball court for one hour, once a week, by calling the scheduling office at (614) 292-6481.