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UREC Events:

 student climbing the rock wall

 Virtual 5k   Breast Cancer Awareness   Wellness Expo   Climber Games

Virtual 5k Plus:

More information coming soon!

If you are looking for a reason to get up and get active, or just need a new challenge, here is your chance! The Virtual 5k Plus is for people of ALL fitness levels. It is a work-at-your-own-pace challenge; participants will register for their chosen distance (5k, 10k, half-marathon, etc.)  and have a 2-4 weeks to complete the their mileage by running, walking or jogging. Participants will need the ability to track their distance. 

Tracking Your Miles: After each run, walk or jog you will take a picture or screenshot of your fitness tracker and submit it through the form here to track all miles completed.

Breast Cancer Awareness Run:

11th Annual Event

2020 details coming soon! 

 Wellness Expo:

2021 information coming soon!

Our mission with this event is to educate the University community about their personal health/wellness status and strategies they can apply to reach their goals.  One valuable way to achieve this is through increased awareness of the variety of programs and services available in the greater Clarksville area and surrounding communities.

Climber Games

2021 info coming soon! Stop by the Rock Wall for more information

University Recreation is proud to host this annual competition. Ascension is open to all current APSU students, faculty, staff, spouses, affiliates and community members. Participants must sign all paperwork before competing.

This competition is what as known as a "Flash" competition. In this competition format competitors can watch each other climb, each climber only gets three tries. You may talk to the other competitors and spectators about the routes, exchange "beta" and sequences. However, while you are climbing you are not allowed to receive any "beta". You receive points by reaching and moving past holds. So the higher you go the more points you receive. If you complete a route on your first try (Flash) you receive a bonus. Scores are then tallied, and the top three participants in each group will receive prizes. Door prizes are also given at each competition.