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An Indoor Walking Location A Sport Training Facility
A Sport League/Tournament Spot A Lifelong Exercise Location
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***UPDATED Open Hours in the Gym & Arena June-August
Rentals: BFR offers party rental packages as well as space rentals,
listed below are events that will fill open hours on the building schedule
A Place to be Active
A Place to Exercise & Train
Options- Daily Guest Use
fee of $5. Family Rec Pass $150 per year
covers the entire family; Individual Recreation Pass10 visits for $30.00.
Track Pass Options- The
track is accessible all building hours; $3 per day or $15 per month.
Family Open Play-
Wednesday and Friday morning 11-12noon. Just $1 per child each time
Membership Benefits- BFR offers individual and family membership options to use the entire building
for an affordable price. The Fitness Center is a members-only area (for
those 14 years and older). Stop by for a tour and more information. **Be sure to ask about corporate discounts on full year membership
rates. BFR is a PRIME Network and Silver
Sneakers facility. Check your health insurance or Medicare supplemental
insurance policy to see if either program is included in your
A place for Sports
Support Our Non-profit Organization
Established in 1978, BFR is a private, non-profit
organization serving the fitness and recreation needs of Bluffton, Ohio and surrounding
communities. Gift are tax deductible.
**BFR Winter Weather
Policy- If a Level 1 or 2 Snow Emergency is posted by Allen County, all BFR classes and programs will be cancelled
and the building remains open. On the mornings
with a Level 1 Emergency, the building will open at 8AM and under a Level 1
will open at 10AM. BFR will be closed while under a Level 3 Snow Emergency.
**BFR Summer Heat Advisory Policy- Outdoor youth programs will be
cancelled (and rescheduled) in case of severe heat. The NOAA National Weather Heat Index will be used to
determine these conditions and events cancelled when levels reach the
dangerous or extremely dangerous levels. Determinations of predicted hear index will be made by 4pm on the program day
for evening events. A link to the graph can be found at Www.NOAA.Org
|2013-2014 Board of Directors: Deb Parkins
(President), Mike Coffman (Vice-President), Bill
Theisen (Treasurer), Trisha Nieman (Secretary), Larry Armstrong,
Gen Akroyd, Becky Avila, Cathy Kaus, Joe Duling, Dan Settlage, Joel Taylor. Any concerns regarding the operations of BFR can be
forwarded to the Board of Directors.
The 2014 Campaign goal is $15,000 for
improvements. Click here for a Pledge Form.
Resume- learn a little bit about our organization.
Sponsors are invited to assist with leagues, tournaments and inside
advertising. Contact our staff for more information.
Regular Hours (October-May): Monday through Friday 5:30AM-9PM, Saturday 8AM-9PM (close
at 5PM through September), Sunday 1-5PM
- 419- 358-0894
- Postal address
- 215 Snider Road, Bluffton, OH 45817
- BFR is
conveniently located behind the Bluffton Village
Swimming Pool on Snider Road. Traveling from
I-75, exit #142 and follow into Bluffton, turn right onto Main St. and
follow North to Snider Rd.
- Electronic mail
- General Questions:
- Sport Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Wellness Questions: email@example.com
- Service Hours:
Summer Hours (June-September):
Monday-Friday 5:30AM-8PM, Saturday 8AM-5PM