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RecSports Small Group Training

Try RecSports Small Group Training formats for free this week, October 12-16. Register on http://bit.ly/1N4mLND or as RSConnect. Make sure to try out all the formats and see which you like best!

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on October 12, 2015.

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course

On September 29 the American Red Cross will be holding a lifeguarding course from 6-9:30 p.m. It is designed to teach skills and knowledge to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services take over. This class includes, Lifeguarding, [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on September 29, 2015.

GatorWell’s Helmet Safety Campaign

According to the Gainesville Police Department, in 2014 there were 225 bicycle, moped, and scooter accidents in Gainesville.  The University of Florida Student Senate recently passed a scooter safety resolution and are planning a scooter safety awareness week for October 19 – 23.   To compliment these efforts, GatorWell Health Promotion Services has created a Helmet [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on September 21, 2015.

Fall Intramural Sports

RecSports is offering 10 league sports and 7 flash tournaments this semester. Flag Football, Ultimate Frisbee and Team Tennis registration closes on September 10. Don’t delay! Visit http://recsports.ufl.edu/intramural-sports/fall-schedule/ to register a team.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on September 7, 2015.

Amazing trips with Outdoor Adventure Recreation

Outdoor Adventure Recreation (OAR) is holding a meeting this Thursday (and subsequent Thursdays) in Yon Hall at 6:30 p.m.  Hiking the Appalachian Mountains, caving tubing in Tennessee, spectacular sites in the Southwest, paddling and rope swinging on the Suwannee, exploring countries in the Caribbean, and even weekly climbing and ultimate Frisbee are all real possibilities [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on August 24, 2015.

Fitness Workshop: Olympic Lifting

Registration for RecSports’ Fitness Workshop: Olympic Lifting (Beginner) opens July 5th at 8 a.m. USAW-certified staff will lead a two-hour Olympic Lifting Fitness workshop to help students develop the skills necessary to effectively perform the snatch, clean and jerk. Taking this course makes students eligible for the intermediate course, which focuses on loaded lifts to [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on June 22, 2015.

Summer B Intramural Sports

Register by July 2 at noon for Summer B sports leagues: Sand Volleyball, Indoor Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee 5-on-5 Basketball and Softball. All leagues start on July 6. For all Intramural Sports, register on IMLeagues.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on June 22, 2015.

5k Walk/ Run for Oral Cancer Awareness

Register today for UF’s third annual Oral Cancer Awareness Walk/ 5K on Saturday, May 30 at Westside Park in Gainesville. Get your free Oral Cancer Health Screening before its too late and come run/ walk a 5k with them. Sign up now for this awesome event to raise awareness for oral cancer, a leading killer [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on May 18, 2015.

Summer Intramural Sports

Register by May 15 (noon) for Summer A sports leagues: Softball, Kickball, Dodgeball, Indoor Soccer and 5-on-5 Basketball. All leagues start on May 18. RecSports will also offer a one-day Table Tennis Flash Tournament on June 9. For all Intramural Sports, register on IMLeagues linked from recsports.ufl.edu.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on May 11, 2015.

RecSports Small Group Training

Try RecSports Small Group Training formats for free this week.  Register on RSConnect, linked from recsports.ufl.edu. Sign up at the Training Center in Southwest Recreation Center for Summer A sessions starting May 17, including Paddleboard Yoga, Kettlebell, TRX®, Olympic Lifting Training and more.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on May 11, 2015.