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The 12 Days of Fitness Challenge

November 30, 2016

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Up for a challenge? Throughout the month of December, Rec Sports Fitness & Wellness is challenging you to finish your year strong! What’s the challenge? Attend 12 or more group exercise classes between December 1 and 20 and receive a small prize! You will also have the chance to win the grand prize of one […]

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Reducing Stress: Hit the Books with Confidence

November 28, 2016

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Flipping out about finals? The last couple weeks of the semester can be a stressful time for students. Getting in those last papers, presentations, and taking exams can make you feel stressed and sometimes unmotivated. Here are several things you can do to reduce your stress and make you feel confident during finals week. Exercise: […]

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Give A Healthy Thanks

November 16, 2016

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The holiday season is a time when staying healthy can be a challenge. This can be especially hard when the holiday season kicks off with a huge feast. However, staying healthy this Thanksgiving is simple and there are many ways to give thanks without feeling guilt! Eat breakfast: Control your appetite by eating a normal breakfast […]

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Rec Sports Goes Green

November 4, 2016

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Over the past several years, VCU has been adding a new color to black and gold: green. Throughout campus there has been a push to increase environmental sustainability by recycling, reducing water waste and transportation. Cary Street Gym is one of many places on campus to see these initiatives in motion. LEEDing the way: Leadership […]

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OAP’s Halloween Climbing Spooktacular

October 31, 2016

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Spooky vibes lingered throughout the “Scary Street Gym” as the Halloween Climbing Spooktacular kicked off the Halloween weekend on Friday night. Outdoor Adventure Program (OAP) hosted the Halloween Climbing Spooktacular where participants showed off their climbing skills in the spookiest fashion. Spooktacular included a costume competition and even a haunted maze around the boulder wall. “I […]

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