Sandy Spring Friends School



Our Athletics Facilities

Sandy Spring Friends School's Athletics facilities include two gymnasiums—including an Athletic Complex with a fitness center and 40-foot climbing wall, an on-campus baseball, softball, soccer, and lacrosse fields, as well as six miles of one of the most scenic cross country courses in the area.


The Athletic Complex

The Athletic Complex was completed in December of 2005 and includes a 9,000-square-foot gymnasium with a regulation-length basketball court and two full-size side courts. The Athletic Complex also includes a 40-foot climbing wall, locker rooms, meeting spaces, an athletic training room, and a fitness center. The fitness center offers free weights, strength machines, treadmills, elliptical trainers, stationary bikes, and other cardio machines.

Photo of Athletic Center Exterior
Photo of Athletic Complex Fitness Room
Photo of Athletic Complex Fitness Room
Athletic Complex Trainer Room
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The Yarnall Gymnasium

The Yarnall Gym is predominately used for Lower School Physical Education classes and Middle School athletic games. The gym offers a full-basketball court with two short sided courts, rubberized floor which is used for indoor soccer, baseball, and softball, and a drop down baseball/softball batting cage. 

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Our Athletic Fields

Our 140+ acre campus includes three well-maintained athletic fields and six miles of cross country trails. Our fields are in close proximity to each other, allowing for more opportunities for our students and the wider community to support each other during home games and practices.