RECFEST | Recreational Services


Thanks for another awesome RECFEST! We'll keep you posted on a 2018 date! 

RECFEST is FREE and open to the public!

RECFEST will give you the chance to experience all that Rec Services offers including:

  • Sport Clubs
  • Intramurals
  • Free Try Climbs - participants can enter to win a $50 gift card from Active Endeavors! 
  • Free Bootcamp, TRX, Powerlifting, and Fitness Barre classes (see schedule below) - participants can enter to win free smoothies for a semester from the CRWC Power Cafe! 
  • Meet raptors from Iowa Raptor Project (Eastern Screech-Owl and American Kestrel)
  • Information on program areas including:
    • Fitness
    • Aquatics
    • Tennis
    • The Macbride Nature and Recreation Area
    • The UI Challenge Course
    • Lifetime Leisure Skills Classes
    • The Outdoor Rental Center

And enjoy free smoothie samples from the CRWC Power Cafe and free Yotopia Frozen Yogurt while supplies last!


Rec Services Info Fair

Stop by the Main Lobby between 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. to learn everything there is to know about Rec. Services!

Fitness Classes

  • Bootcamp (2nd Floor - Court 2): 4:30 - 5:15 p.m.
  • TRX (3rd Floor - Catwalk/Track Bridge): 5:15 - 6:00 p.m.
  • Fitness Barre (3rd Floor AR3): 5:30 - 6:15 p.m.
  • Powerlifting (1st Floor): 6:15 - 7:00 p.m.


Bring your suit and try out the lazy river, bouldering wall, or hot tub in the Leisure Pool any time between 4:30 and 7:00 p.m.

Try Climbs

You know you want to! Try out our Climbing Wall for free from 4:00 to 7:00pm. 

The CRWC will still be open for general use.

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