Donated by Robert F. Hall ’62 in memory of his parents, The Hall Weight Room, located in Heydon Hall, is a 4,500 sq. ft. training facility equipped with over 9,000 pounds of weights and multi - purpose machines for both hard and soft tissue exercises. The room is equipped with: 4x half racks, 2x benches, 2x incline benches, shoulder press, 3x leg machines, glute machine, curl rack with weights up to 105 pounds, kettle bells up to 70 pounds, dip rack, lat machine, and 3x dumbbell racks with weights to 100 pounds. Our soft tissue and multiplex area includes rollers, core/balance balls, smash balls, medicine balls, harnesses, push sleds, ladders, dot drill mat, battle rope, sand bags, vests, plyometric boxes, jump ropes, straps and pull up bars. A warm up area includes a 30-yard turf stripe for multiple functions.
Bob Hall is widely regarded as one of Worcester Academy’s all-time best all-around athletes. He graduated from Brown University and played professional football for the Minnesota Vikings before pursuing a career in finance.