Mason Recreation: October Newsletter Happy "Spooky Season" Mason Nation!

Are you around campus? Don't forget to make a reservation to use our facilities! We're open for business, and we're ready to welcome you with a smile (hidden by a mask - but it's there!).

Competitive Sports

Our Club Sports may not be competing this Fall semester, but you can still join a team to get connected, practice, and raise funds for upcoming seasons! Read more here.

Intramural Sports Tournaments

Don't forget to sign up for our upcoming IM tournaments! We're offering competitions for Super Smash Bros. and Billiards on October 9th. Click here to register.

Check Out Pickleball

Don't miss the debut of another new sport! The season starts October 18th, register to play here. What is Pickleball? Stop by to learn about it and how to play! We're hosting a Learn to Play Day on October 13th. Sign up here.

Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor Adventures Meets BurnAlong

Outdoor Adventures will be launching a beginner outdoors series on Burnalong. We will be the first ever outdoor group on the platform. Keep an eye on our website for more details coming soon!

Virtual Hiking Routes

Stay tuned to our website & social media for 3 new virtual hikes being posted in October. Don't forget to check out our schedule for in person adventures as well!


Gold Access Classes are now FREE!

Check out our group fitness schedule and don't forget to make a reservation in advance! If you are a Yoga/ Pilates enthusiast, you don't want to miss out on this deal!

Meet our Employees of the Month

Top (Left to Right): Mikayla Turner, Maeve Shumate, Jason Alino, Tyler Jones

Bottom (Left to Right): Joseph Hacherl, Niklas Sundstrom, Jordan Kinder

Mason Nation Virtual 5K

Get ready to get moving in the first Mason Nation Thriving Together Virtual 5K! Held Oct. 15 - 18, this 5k will support students through donations to the University Life Student Emergency Fund & the Student Food & Housing Insecurity Fund. Click here for more information.

Facility Feature

Did you know we moved the Cycling Studio in the AFC to the upstairs Group Fitness room? Cycling classes are being hosted there to accommodate social distance requirements.

Fitness Tip

This months fitness tip has a twist! We know many of you are still exercising from home, so... A bench, indoor or outside, can be a great tool for a unique workout. Try using it for tricep dips and inclined or declined pushups.

Well-Being Corner

Mason Healthy Cookbook

Looking for some new healthy recipes? Check out our Mason Recreation Staff Cookbook!

Mason Resilience Badge

Learn to become more flexible, more adaptable, and more creative with this fully online learning opportunity! Completing this program will contribute to your ability to thrive in college and beyond.
Mason's Safe Return to Campus Plan for more information on the University's action plan, please visit their website

NFL Sunday Ticket!


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