The state-of-the-art Doe Weight Room has 5,000 square feet of space and is equipped with free-weight equipment available to all the school’s students and staff. It has 16 power racks, eight lifting platforms and other cutting-edge lifting and conditioning equipment to train the whole body. It is located in Richardson Stadium, with entrance on the north end, near the Knobloch Campus Center.
The room is named for Ernest “Ernie” Gordon Doe, Class of 1969, a football player at Davidson, a national weight lifting champion and today a dedicated alumnus. The weight room opened in 2005.