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Recreational Sports

Upcoming Events


  • Sunday

    10/20

    9:00am - 5:00pm

    Wolf Laurel Day Hike 10/20/19

    Embark on a short day hike to Wolf Laurel Top via the Appalachian Trail and enjoy the breezy, colorful outdoors with the ORC in mid-October. Bask in the beautiful scenery as we hike through four miles of wildflower-lined trails and arrive at Wolf Laurel Top for lunch overlooking rewarding views. Register here.

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  • Sunday

    10/20

    12:00pm - 4:00pm

    Intro to Disc Golf 10/20/19

    Have you always wanted to try out the magical sport of Disc Golf? Have you ever wanted to improve your frisbee/disc throwing abilities? Do you enjoy Disc Golf and just haven’t had anyone to go and play with? Well… Now’s your chance!! Come join us for a day of fun at Sandy Creek and get your Disc Golf game on! Register here.

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  • Wednesday

    10/23

    8:00pm - 10:00pm

    Try Climb/Night Heights 10/23/19

    Come try out the climbing wall with no Belay Certification! Our wall staff will be there to belay you. The high ropes course in gym east will also be open to try out!

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  • Friday - Sunday

    10/25 - 10/27

    5:00pm - 5:00pm

    Roan Highlands Backpacking 10/25-10/27/19

    Hike through abundant high-elevation beauty at Roan Mountain, a series of five mountain summits on the Appalachian Trail near the NC / TN state line. With gorgeous views, lush forest and abundant wildflowers, the remarkable beauty of Roan’s highlands, knob and bluff make for an exceptional backpacking adventure. Register here.

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  • Friday - Sunday

    10/25 - 10/27

    5:00pm - 5:00pm

    Climbing in Foster Falls Tennessee 10/25-10/27/19

    There are many students at UGA that enjoy climbing at the indoor rock wall at Ramsey but do not know how to take the next step to climb outside. This gym to crag trip to Foster Falls will reiterate basic climbing commands, skills, technique, and knots as well as introduce more factors that come with outdoor climbing such as reading routes. Register here.

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  • Wednesday

    10/30

    5:00pm - 10:00pm

    Dutch Oven Cooking Clinic 10/30/19

    When you think about cooking in the great outdoors, you probably don’t think about baking cakes, brewing stew, or perfecting a pot of chili. Learning to use a Dutch Oven increases your campsite cooking prowess. Register here.

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  • Thursday

    10/31

    12:19am - 12:20am

    Thriller Dance Night

    Happy Halloween! Put a costume on and come to the Memorial Hall Ballroom to learn Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” dance. There will be candy, giveaways, and more information on the fitness and wellness programs and services offered at the Ramsey Student Center. There is no cost to attend this event.

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    11/2 - 11/3

    7:00am - 5:00pm

    Intro to Vertical Caving 11/2-11/3/19

    Join the ORC and take advantage of the opportunity to explore a vertical cave right here in Georgia at Crockford-Pigeon Mountain! Learn how to rappel with us on campus the first day, so that you can descend into the depths of this amazing cave. Register here.

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  • Wednesday

    11/6

    6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Backcountry Cooking Clinic 11/6/19

    Join UGA Outdoor Recreation as we go over basics of backcountry cooking. We’ll show you how to use backcountry cooking equipment and prepare several easy backcountry recipes that the group can enjoy! Register here.

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  • Friday - Sunday

    11/8 - 11/10

    5:00pm - 5:00pm

    Snorkel with Manatees 11/8-11/10/19

    Join the ORC as we embark on this unforgettable experience! Crystal River in Florida is a favorite habitat for manatees and what better way to spend your weekend than to snorkel among them! Register here.

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  • Sunday

    11/10

    8:00am - 5:00pm

    Yonah Mountain Rappelling 11/10/19

    Ever wanted to kick start a new phase of the school year? Now you can with UGA Outdoor Recreation! This November you can learn how to safely descend cliff sides with ropes and experienced instructors. Register here.

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  • Wednesday

    11/13

    6:30pm - 10:00pm

    Advanced Scuba 11/13/19

    Continue to develop your dive skills and experience more of the underwater world. This course is designed for those with PADI Open Water Certification. Register here.

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  • Friday - Sunday

    11/15 - 11/17

    5:00pm - 5:00pm

    Great Smoky Mountains Adventure 11/15-11/17/19

    Come join us to explore the Smoky Mountains this fall! If you have never been, this is the perfect opportunity to see the National Park for the first time. We will be driving through much of the park to embark on a hike to Abrams Falls from Cades Cove. One night in a campground and one night in the backcountry! Register here.

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    11/16 - 11/17

    7:00am - 5:00pm

    Lowcountry Stargazing 11/16-11/17/19

    Do you enjoy stargazing and want to kick it up a notch? Come join the ORC for an adventure-filled weekend as we geocache, hike, and end the day by setting up camp underneath one of the darkest skies in the southeast! Register here.

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  • Sunday

    11/17

    10:00am - 4:00pm

    Tabata GX Instructor Certification

    Tabata GX offers the science and sizzle. Master the application, patterning, and exercise progressions and regressions for the ultimate group X class. With options for a 30-minute, 45-minute, or 60-minute class, keep you students coming back time and time again. As a Tabata GX instructor, learn what is needed to create workouts “that matter.” Register Here

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  • Sunday

    11/17

    12:00pm - 4:00pm

    Intro to Disc Golf 11/17/19

    Have you always wanted to try out the magical sport of Disc Golf? Have you ever wanted to improve your frisbee/disc throwing abilities? Do you enjoy Disc Golf and just haven’t had anyone to go and play with? Well… Now’s your chance!! Come join us for a day of fun at Sandy Creek and get your Disc Golf game on! Register here.

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  • Wednesday

    11/20

    6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Map and Compass Skills with Orienteering Day Trip 11/20 and 11/24/19

    Come join us at the ORC for an evening of learning how to never get lost in woods again! We’re going to teach you all the basics of navigation and orienteering to make you confident and proficient at getting around in the backcountry. Register here.

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  • Sunday

    11/24

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Zip Line and High Course Adventure 11/24/19

    Join us for a high adventure evening of zip-lining and maneuvering obstacles on the outdoor high adventure course in the Oconee Forest Park (behind the IM fields). Register here.

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  • Thursday

    12/5

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    POUND Your Stress Away

    Fitness & Wellness instructors will teach a free POUND fitness class to participants for stress relief during finals! Channel your inner rockstar with this full-body cardio jam session inspired by the infectious, sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums. Using Ripstix®, lightly weighted exercise drumsticks, torch calories and drum your way to a leaner, slimmer physique - all while rocking out to your favorite music!

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  • Thursday

    12/5

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    POUND Your Stress Away

    Fitness & Wellness instructors will teach a free POUND fitness class to participants for stress relief during finals.

    This full-body cardio jam session is inspired by playing the drums and burns calories using Ripstix®, lightly weighted exercise drumsticks.

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  • Friday - Wednesday

    12/6 - 12/11

    (All Day)

    Finals Free Week

    Find your fit! Burn off the stress of finals by attending a group fitness class! Attend any of our Group Fitness classes for FREE! Visit https://recsports.uga.edu/content_page/group-fitness for more information.

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    12/7 - 12/8

    8:00am - 6:00pm

    LES MILLS SPRINT™ Instructor Training

    LES MILLS SPRINT™ is a 30-minute High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workout, using an indoor bike to achieve fast results.

    It’s a short, intense style of training where the thrill and motivation comes from pushing your physical and mental limits. A high intensity, low impact workout, it’s scientifically proven to return rapid results.

    The 30 minutes you put into a LES MILLS SPRINT workout drives your body to burn calories for hours. You combine bursts of intensity, where you work as hard as possible, with periods of rest that prepare you for the next effort. The payoff? You smash your fitness goals, fast.

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  • Saturday

    12/7

    9:00am - 6:00pm

    Zumba® Basic 1 Instructor Training

    Whether you’re looking for a career change or to make some extra cash, Zumba® is the right move. Designed for flexibility and fun, the Zumba program makes it easy to set your own schedule and teach as many (or as few) classes as you want. Register today with code ERICK30 to take 30% off (code expires).

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  • Sunday

    12/8

    9:00am - 5:00pm

    Cardio Sport Instructor Training

    Cardio Sport is an athletic training company that has created a unique exercise system that is focused on engaging the mind of an athlete. The entire method is developed around making an athlete’s mind feel like it is in the game, while being trained in one of the most comprehensive training strategies in the country. It is a popular program in gyms, college recreation centers, school systems (PE curriculum and sports conditioning is offered) and with sports team trainers across America.

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