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Physical Education

Here you will find information about our degree opportunities, our faculty, answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ), our students, the P.E. Major's Club, and a P.E. Video Collection to support physical education teachers and their programs.

The newest addition to our program is Gentile Hall; this Physical Education & Community Activity Building contains an indoor pool, a jogging track, a climbing wall, a fitness center, a multi-purpose gym floor, showers and locker rooms. The gym floor contains lined courts for basketball (2), tennis (2), volleyball (2), badminton (6), team handball (1), and 1-wall racquet ball (3). The Associate Director of Gentile Hall is Dick Gardiner; he can be reached at (207) 768-9771.

Also, contained within the walls of Gentile Hall is the office for the Outdoor Adventure Program International (OAPI) and the new Exercise Physiology Lab with state-of-the-art exercise monitoring equipment. This lab  helps support the Maine Winter Sports program and the new world-class Nordic Skiing facility located in Presque Isle.

Please visit the P.E. links above; have questions about the program or this web site contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (207) 768-9421.

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