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Special Events

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Stay motivated and get connected

Through Fitness special events with Campus Rec, you can connect with others who share your passion for active lifestyles and fuel your workout with the energy that comes from being a part of a strong and growing community. We offer a variety of annual events, pop-up events and seasonal series designed to keep your active lifestyle fresh and interesting while connecting with the university community. View our current offerings below (as well as some previous events):

Pop-up events and classes


Fall 2019:

2nd Annual Fall Family Weekend 5k | September 28 | 9 - 11 a.m.

Whether you're looking to start your new 5k habit or make a new PR attempt, come support Campus Recreation and Fraternity and Sorority Life at our annual Family Weekend 5k at the Student Rec Center 5k course.

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Strongest Mountaineer Competition | October 20 | 8 a.m.

Face off against your fellow Mountaineers in this exciting friendly weightlifting competition co-hosted by Campus Rec and the WVU Powerlifting Club. Compete in 4 types of lifts to earn the title of Strongest Mountaineer! Visit the page below for more info on competition rules. 

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