Charles R. Drew Wellness Center

Address: 2101 Walker Solomon Way, Columbia, SC 29204



Charles R. Drew Wellness Center

The Charles R. Drew Wellness Center is a complete workout facility providing programs designed not only to get you active now, but to keep you active for many years to come.

At the Charles R. Drew Wellness Center, the vision of our Wellness Programs is to assist City of Columbia residents, their families and its neighbors in better understanding and managing their health by creating an environment that supports positive health practices and offers opportunities for individuals to optimize their health.

The $7.5 million facility consists of 40,000 square feet of building space. There is a competition size swimming pool and gymnasium on the first floor, and cardio/weight area and jogging track on the second level.


Gymnasium seating capacity 500 – total building capacity 1,900
Two half courts, six basketball goals and one volleyball court, athletic wood flooring

Heated indoor, eight lane, 25-meter pool

Cardio and strength training equipment
ADA accessible fitness equipment and walking/jogging track

Free weights, medicine balls, etc

Group Exercise and Aerobics Classes
Personal Training
Year-Round Swim Lessons
Biometric palm reader access control system

Activities & Amenities