Events For:

Recreational Sports

Upcoming Events


  • Thursday

    01/17

    5:00pm - 7:00pm
    This is a reoccurring event. Click on details for more dates/times for this event.

    $1 Body Composition Testing

    $1 Body Composition (Tanita Bioelectric Impedance) Testing Dates:

    • Thursday, January 17
    • Thursday, February 28
    • Thursday, March 21
    • Thursday, April 18

    $1 Body Composition Testing will be held from 5-7PM in the Personal Training Office in S&C 2.

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  • Tuesday

    03/19

    6:00pm - 9:00pm
    This is a reoccurring event. Click on details for more dates/times for this event.

    Fly Fishing Skill Session and Day Trip 3/19 and 3/24

    ​Learn how to fly fish or brush up on your skills with this clinic and day trip. This trip is full but check out our other adventure trips here.

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  • Wednesday

    03/20

    6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Backcountry Cooking Clinic 3/20/19

    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

    03/22

    (All Day)
    This is a reoccurring event. Click on details for more dates/times for this event.

    Wreck Dive the Florida Keys Registration Deadline 5/3/19

    ​Register for the Wreck Dive the Florida Keys SCUBA Trip 5/11/19-5/15/19. The registration deadline is Friday, May 3rd. Click here for more information and registration.

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    03/23 - 03/24

    9:00am - 5:00pm

    Intro to Vertical Caving 3/23-3/24

    Come on a caving trip where you will learn the ropes of vertical caving.Register here

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  • Sunday

    03/24

    8:00am - 5:00pm

    Yonah Mountain Rappeling 3/24/19

    This March you can learn how to safely descend cliff sides with ropes and experienced instructors. We will take a short hike up part of the Yonah Mountain trail and set up ropes on beautiful granite faces. Register here.

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  • Sunday

    03/24

    7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Kayak Roll Clinic 3/24

    Learn how to roll a kayak in the Ramsey rec pool.Register here

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  • Wednesday

    03/27

    6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Map and Compass Skills 3/27

    Being able to use a map and compass to navigate is a great life skill to have. Attend this clinic to learn! Register here

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  • Thursday

    03/28

    6:00pm - 7:00pm

    Zumba on the Quad

    Join Recreational Sport & University Housing for a FREE Zumba party on Myers Quad! Bring your friends and we’ll bring the fun! No registration needed!

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  • Saturday

    03/30

    8:00am - 8:00pm

    Lake Nottely Paddling and Hiking 3/30/19-3/31/19

    Join UGA Outdoor Recreation this spring for a North Georgia mountain adventure. We will head to Blairsville on Saturday and launch from the shores of Lake Nottely. After a little bit of canoeing, we will set up camp on an island in the hear of the lake. The following day, we will paddle back and go on a short waterfall hike. Come on out this March for mountain sunsets, campfires, and new friends! Register here.

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    03/30 - 03/31

    8:00am - 5:00pm

    Challenge Course Facilitator Training 3/30/19-3/31/19

    Challenge Course Facilitator Training educates participants in group development, verbal communication, facilitation, problem solving, and providing feedback while participating in activities on the ground and on our high ropes course. This training is required for working at the UGA Challenge Course. Register here.

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  • Sunday

    03/31

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Canoeing Skills Clinic at Lake Herrick 3/31/19

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to canoe but didn’t know where to start? Join UGA Outdoor Recreation as we learn and practice the 5 essential canoe paddle strokes at our very own Lake Herrick! Register here.

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  • Wednesday

    04/10

    6:30pm - 10:00pm

    Advanced SCUBA with Nitrox 4/10/19

    Continue to develop your dive skills and experience more of the underwater world. This PADI course will provide a pool session and three classroom sessions to prepare for the open water certification dive scheduled separately with the instructor. This course is designed for those with PADI Open Water Certification. Register here.

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    04/13 - 04/14

    8:00am - 8:00pm

    Whitewater Rafting Adventure 4/13/19-4/14/19

    ​Join Outdoor Recreation for an adventure filled weekend with rafting and exploring Helen, Georgia! Registration closes on Friday, April 5th. Register here.

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    04/13 - 04/14

    8:00am - 8:00pm

    Women in the Wilderness 4/13/19-4/14/19

    Join UGA Outdoor Recreation on a trip designed for women and guided by women! If you want to improve your outdoor skills and feel more comfortable applying them without relying on others, this trip is for you! Registration closes Friday, April 5th. Register here.

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  • Sunday

    04/14

    8:00am - 8:00pm

    Outdoor Photography Day Trip 4/14/19

    Join UGA Outdoor Recreation on a beautiful wilderness photography adventure of North Georgia! Practice your photography and outdoor adventure skills as we hike and stop along the way to capture the flora, fauna and blue skies of our state. This trip is full, but check out our other adventure trips here.

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  • Wednesday

    04/17

    5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Zip Line and High Adventure Course 4/17/19

    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

    04/18

    8:45pm - 9:45pm

    Cycle Under the Stars

    Come out to our first outdoor cycling class under the stars! We’ll have glow sticks, music, and lots of fun! Be sure to reserve your bike soon! RESERVE YOUR BIKE HERE

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  • Saturday - Sunday

    04/20 - 04/21

    8:00am - 8:00pm

    Waterfalls and Mountain Tops 4/20/19-40/21/19

    Start the weekend with a picnic at a watering hole in Whitewater Falls before hiking into the Black Balsam Knob. We’ll set up camp along the mountain ridge where the blue ridge peaks will be in view from your tent! Wake up the following day to hike to Skinny Dip Falls and explore a local mountain town before arriving back in Athens Sunday evening. Register here.

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  • Sunday

    04/21

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Paddle Lake Herrick 4/21/19

    Join Outdoor Recreation at Lake Herrick for an afternoon of paddling. We will have canoes, sit-on-top kayaks, and SUPs available for use. This event is free but registration is required here.

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  • Thursday - Wednesday

    05/2 - 05/8

    6:00am - 9:00pm

    Fitness & Wellness Finals Free Week

    Join Fitness & Wellness during finals week for some serious stress relief! 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 - Wednesday

    05/11 - 05/15

    8:00am - 8:00pm

    Wreck Dive the Florida Keys 5/11/19-5/15/19

    Join outdoor recreation as we head to the Florida keys for some wreck SCUBA diving! We will dive Spiegal Grove, USCGC Duane, and the Eagle during our trip. Participants must already be SCUBA certified. Registration closes Friday, May 3rd. Register here.

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  • Saturday

    05/18

    8:00am - 6:00pm

    YogaFit for Personal Trainers

    Designed to help personal trainers incorporate yoga into one-­on­-one sessions with their private clients, the one-­day training will teach participants the most effective ways to create a well-rounded mind/­body experience. Highly recommended for trainers who use yoga as their primary method of training as well as those who want to incorporate it into their fitness conditioning sessions. REGISTER HERE

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  • Sunday

    05/19

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Paddle Lake Herrick 5/19/19

    Join Outdoor Recreation at Lake Herrick for an afternoon of paddling. We will have canoes, sit-on-top kayaks, and SUPs available for use. This event is free but registration is required. Register here.

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  • Saturday

    06/1

    10:00am - 3:00pm

    Intro to SUP Yoga 6/01/19

    Enjoy a yoga class on a Stand Up Paddle Board on Lake Chapman in Sandy Creek Park. In this outdoor setting, participants will be taken through several basic yoga movement flows while floating on water. The added challenge of balancing in these poses on the board is sure to wake up and engage several new muscle groups. All fitness levels are welcome and no previous yoga experience is required. Register here.

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  • Monday

    06/10

    (All Day)

    Group Fitness & Small Group Training Classes Begin

    ​Join Fitness & Wellness for a group fitness or small group training class! Classes begin Monday, June 10 and run through Friday, August 2. Fitness pass required to attend. Purchase a fitness pass or register for a small group training class: https://shop.recsports.uga.edu/

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  • Monday

    07/15

    (All Day)

    50% off Group Fitness Passes

    Get your group fitness pass 50% off now through the remainder of the semester! Includes Unlimited, Water, Cycle, FTR, and Mind/Body. Purchase here: https://shop.recsports.uga.edu/

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  • Thursday

    08/15

    5:00pm - 7:00pm
    This is a reoccurring event. Click on details for more dates/times for this event.

    Ask a PT: Free Fitness Orientations

    FREE Personalized Fitness Orientations are offered at the beginning of each semester at the “Ask A PT” table behind the admissions desk during drop in hours on specified days. Fall 2019 free orientations will take place on the following days/times:

    • Thursday, August 15 from 5-7PM
    • Monday, August 19 from 5-7PM
    • Wednesday, August 21 from 5-7PM
    • Tuesday, August 27 from 5-7PM
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  • Tuesday

    08/20

    6:00pm - 7:00pm

    Cardio Sport on the Quad

    Join Fitness & Wellness instructors for the FREE launch of Cardio Sport at UGA on Myers Quad! Cardio Sport is designed for athletic minded people – a former athlete, a current athlete or a fan that loves sports but never had a chance to play. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMrmPlLsQ1o

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