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Special Events

RecFit Special Events

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Does your club or on-campus organization want to partner on a special event? Contact Lauren at lkline@american.edu 


Healthy Campus Week

We are celebrating Healthy Campus Week from 9/25 to 9/29! We are partnering with the Wellness Center and the Counseling Center to bring you daily health and wellness events that you can participate in for FREE! No pre-registration required. Activities include a “Relaxation Station” complete with free coffee and tea, yoga classes on the Quad, and walking AU’s Fitness Trail just to name a few!

Check out the event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1779454012094926

Triathlon Challenge

Triathlon Challenge

Are you an Ironman? Challenge yourself to complete the distance of an Ironman Triathlon. What's the catch? You have the entire month of October to complete the challenge.

Swim 2.4 miles
Bike 112 miles
Run 26.2 miles

Sign up by October 7 for $10. All finishers receive a Triathlon Challenge t-shirt when they complete the challenge!

PACK: People and Animal Cardio Klub

PACK Dog

AURecFit, in partnership with the Humane Rescue Alliance’s “PACK” Program, is taking to the trails with adoptable dogs and we would love for you to join!

You must become certified first. Please begin by registering through this link: Register Here There is a, one-time $25 fee to become certified. This includes a t-shirt!

Certification Date/Time: October 1, 1:30-2:30pm

Each participant will need to go through completing the volunteer application online, attending general orientation and PACK orientation (we will schedule our own trips to these trainings, but you are welcome to go on your own if you cannot make the AU specific ones). Once certified, participants can go out on a weekly basis to walk or run with the dogs!

Please contact Lauren Kline, lkline@american.edu with any questions!