About Athletics at Amherst

August 26, 2016

Don Faulstick, Director of Athletics, introduces the athletics program at Amherst College.


Club Sports, Intramurals & Recreation

Make friends mountain-biking or sailing. Join the Amherst Crew team. Play some serious Frisbee. We offer a dozen Club Sports—everything from an equestrian team to rugby to wrestling. 

Intramurals provide athletic opportunities to all students on campus, regardless of experience or skill level. You are invited to try out new sports, exercise, relax and have fun!

Wellness & Lifetime Fitness

Reduce your stress level in a yoga class. Sweat out a HIIT class. Cool off with a swim. Get strong in our state-of-the-art Wolff Fitness Center and gymnasium. Amherst offers all variety of classes, training, equipment and more—to nourish your body as well as your mind. Learn more about our Wellness & Lifetime Fitness programs.

Athletics Department

On a team and looking for information from your coach? Find team information, practice times, forms, training videos and more on the Athletic Department site.