The Jewell Athletic and Wellness Center (A&W) is a flagship facility that demonstrates BGA's commitment to the health and wellness of our students. The A&W contains nearly 50,000 sq. ft. and has a state of the art weight room equipped with Hammer Strength equipment, a 40x40 turf field, as well as a 40-yard sprint track. It sends a powerful message—to scholar-athletes, to prospective families, to coaches, to BGA alumni, and the surrounding community—that BGA is commited to transforming the overall student experience. The Jewell Athletic & Wellness Center benefits all students on the Glen Echo campus (grades 5-12), promoting their healthy growth at a critical time in their overall development.
Technology & Innovation
The Wellness program incorporates technology on a daily basis with the use of the Teambuilder app, which loads each student’s workout program is loaded directly onto their smart phones. We also use electronic measurement for all of our performance and power output testing. The program Dartfish is used provide detailed feedback and diagrams for correction of technique for the skill a student may perform.