Welcome to PACE

The McMaster Physical Activity Centre of Excellence (PACE) is a state-of-the-art, exercise research and training centre. Our scientists, students and staff are devoted to studying and improving health and well-being among older adults and people with chronic disease or disability. PACE activities focus on excellence and leadership in research, education, community engagement, and knowledge translation.


PACE exercise facilities

McMaster Cardiac Rehabilitation Program members enjoy access to a modern, state-of-the-art facility

PACE exercise facilities

The MacWheelers Program provides specialized exercise training to people with spinal cord injury

PACE exercise facilities

The MacSeniors Exercise and Wellness Program welcomes healthy seniors over the age of 50

PACE exercise facilities

Students conduct research in the PACE McCall MacBain Foundation Neurophysiology Lab

  • PACE exercise facilities
  • PACE exercise facilities
  • PACE exercise facilities
  • PACE exercise facilities


Opportunities for Kinesiology 4EE3 Placement Courses

Monday 20 October 2014

Interested in Volunteering during the summer term??

Thursday 29 January 2015

Join the 11th Annual Walk of Life for Cardiac Rehabilitation

Saturday 23 May 2015


MacSeniors in the News - Impact of Physical Activity on Aging

Community Programs

PACE community programs focus on exercise and wellness by offering supervised regimens and are inclusive and accessible for those living with spinal cord injuries (SCI).

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