Health and Wellness

Doris and Bob Holloway Health & Wellness Center

The Doris and Bob Holloway Health & Wellness Center serves the LWC community and the citizens of Southcentral Kentucky. The HWC provides a plethora of recreational opportunities, including volleyball and basketball leagues, group fitness classes and swim classes. Named in honor of Lindsey Wilson Board of Trustees Chair Bob Holloway of Middletown, Ky., and his late wife, Doris, the 73,232-square-foot center is the largest building on the college's A.P. White Campus.

The Holloway Health & Wellness Center - which is open to the college's students, faculty, staff and members of the community - includes an indoor, eight-lane swimming pool; recreation pool; 40-person hot tub; indoor walking track; Aerobic and dance studio; racquetball court; cardiovascular area/equipment; weight-lighting room (Machine and free weights); and three basketball/volleyball courts.

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Contact us for more information, see tab below for membership rates.
Exercise Bikes

Contact Information

Holloway Health and Wellness Center
388-398 Williams St., Columbia, Kentucky 42728
Phone: 270-384-7380
Fax: 270-384-7386

Hours of Operation

(All Times Central)

The summer/break hours will begin the Sunday following the end of the semester and will switch back to regular hours the Sunday prior to the semester beginning.

Regular Hours

Monday - Thursday
6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

6 a.m. - 9 p.m.

8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

2 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Summer & Break Hours

Monday - Thursday
6 a.m. - 8 p.m.

6 a.m. - 7 p.m.

8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

The facility is closed on the following days

Memorial Day
July 4th (may be extended for annual maintenance)
Wednesday before Thanksgiving (early close)
Black Friday
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day
New Years Eve
New Years Day

HWC Membership Rates

  • Individual Community Member: $40 a month with 6 or 12-month membership
  • Family Community Member: $55 a month with 6 or 12-month membership
  • HWC and The Pines combination packages are available.
  • Day Pass: $10 per day
  • 5 Day pass: $35
  • Senior citizen discounts available.
Swimming pool
Let's Swim


This state-of-the art facility is the first of its kind in Adair County and the surrounding areas, offering fitness, recreation, education, and competitive swimming and aqua opportunties to students, faculty, staff, and community members of all ages and backgrounds. As well as being home to the Lindsey Wilson Blue Raiders men's and women's swim teams, the natatorium also plays host to various wellness directed activities, tournaments, and games for students, faculty, and HWC members.

  • Eight-lane indoor swimming pool
  • Recreational pool with volleyball and basketball
  • 40-person capacity hot tub
  • Water polo
  • Handicap-accesible ramp
  • Community pool with a depth of 3 feet, 6 inches
  • Daily Swim Hours
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Life Guard Instruction
  • Various Tournaments
  • Scheduled Parties

Pool Hours

The summer/break hours will begin the Sunday following the end of the semester and will switch back to regular hours the Sunday prior to the semester beginning.

Regular Hours

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.     Adult Swim
12 p.m. - 2 p.m.      Open Swim

12 p.m. - 2 p.m.      Adult Swim

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.      Open Swim

6 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.      Open Swim

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.      Open Swim

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.      Open Swim

Summer & Break Hours

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.     Adult Swim
12 p.m. - 2 p.m.      Open Swim


5 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.      Open Swim

5 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.      Open Swim

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.      Open Swim


Group Exercise Fitness Classes

We have a rotating class schedules. Follow our social media pages for class schedule updates.

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Class listing:

  • Lunch Break Walking Club: A great way to "walk for health" in a group based environment.
  • Spin & Cycling: Exciting indoor cycling workout that simulates outdoor trails and mountain cycle rides.
  • Water Aerobics: Low-impact, medium intensity pool woorkout.
  • Yoga: Relazxation, meditation, stretching.


All classes are designed to fit your needs. This is YOUR class, so you are free to go at YOUR own pace. Please do not feel intimidated by the different fitness levels that you may find throughout all of our Group X classes.
Remember we all started at the same spot. You are not alone!

Intramural Recreational Sports

Intramural Tennis at LWC

To sign up for an intramural event, please follow the link below to create an account. Once signed into the program, you may either create a team or join an already existing team.

Intramural Sign up

As a part of Lindsey Wilson College's Campus Recreation, Intramural Sports offers opportunities for a variety of activities that may improve wellness and fitness, while providng competitve and cooperative activities along with opportunities to learn and practice leadership and planning. The Department of Intramural Sports is located in the Doris and Bob Holloway Health & Wellness Center. Come by to see us anytime with questions or concerns, or contact us via email,

Follow us on Twitter at @LWC_Intramurals
And Instagram @LWC_Intramural
Click here to find us on Facebook!

Injuries: Participating in intramural sports is voluntary on the part of each individual. Lindsey Wilson College will not assume responsibility of bills if a participant is injured in an intramural event.

Intramural Basketball Practice Cornhole Tournament Campus Kitchen
Outside HWC


The HWC may be rented for private parties, practices, leagues, tournaments or other special events. Rental-request forms must be completed for all reservations. Liability coverage and a completed Facility Use Agreement required for all rentals. For more information about rates and availability contact the HWC front desk or fill out the online reservation form.

**Orientations are available at ANY time. Please ask the front desk attendant for more information

General Policies

  • Eligibility: All participants must register at the check-in desk before using the HWC
  • Appropriate Attire: Nonmarking shoes must be worn on all hardwood floors. No jeans or altered clothing allowed in cardiovascular or weight areas. All swim apparel must be appropriate for the activity.
  • All participants under age 14 must be accompanied by an adult member at all times.
  • Participants ages 14-17 must be acconpanied by an adult in the weight room and cardio area at all times.
  • Locker Usage: Lockers are for day-use only. No charge to use a locker.
  • Parking: Parking is available on the north and west side of the HWC.
  • Food and Drink: Food is prohibited in the HWC without a facility reservation. Drinks must be in a plastic bottle.
  • Scheduling: Some activity spaces may be unavailable because of LWC intramurals, special events or athletics. The checkin desk will have a schedule of special events.
  • Tobacco and Alcohol: Consumption of alcohol or the use of tobacco are prohibited. LWC employees reserve the right to remove anyone from the HWC suspected of using alcohol or tobacco.

Student workout Basketball Court Walking Track