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Sport Clubs Win Big at 2018-19 Honors Reception
By Jason P. Lee on Jul. 02, 2019

Six individuals and seven clubs took home awards after being recognized for their hard work and dedication throughout the year.

Two children sit in pool and hang onto the edge of the wall.
Join us for the annual Water Safety Fest
By Jason Lee on Jul. 02, 2019

Celebrate National Water Safety Month with us on May 4 from 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in the Cary Street Gym Aquatic Center!

Photo of McGowan riding a kayak in the river while smiling and paddling
Shannon McGowan: From Passion to Profession
By Jason Lee on Jul. 02, 2019

Prior to working with the Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine, McGowan worked with the OAP. Read how McGowan turned her passion into a profession.

Photo of March's Rec Sport Rockstars: John McIntosh and Alex Landolt
March Rec Sports Rockstar Recipients
By Jason Lee on Jul. 02, 2019

Congratulations to the two March Rec Sport Rockstars!

Enterprise Holdings Foundation donation
VCU Sport Clubs Receive Donation
By Daniel R. Puryear on Jul. 02, 2019

The Enterprise Holdings Foundation donated $3,500 to VCU Athletics and VCU Rec Sports in honor of their use of Enterprise and their affiliates with transportation.

Photo of two Rec Sports Rockstars
February Rec Sports Rockstars Award Recipients
By Jason Lee on Jul. 02, 2019

Congratulations to the February Rec Sports Rockstars!

Jacob Korona - Trekking in Peru
Trekking in Peru
By Daniel R. Puryear on Jul. 02, 2019

Trekking in Peru, a student perspective of an upcoming trip offering by O.A.P.

Photo of Fall Family Day participants standing on peer.
Spring Family Day
By Daniel R. Puryear on Jul. 02, 2019

Spring Family Day on March 23 will be a sampling of activities that will be in our summer Rice Rivers Center Camps!

Ice Hockey ECCHA Championship
Ice Hockey ECCHA Championship
By Daniel R. Puryear on Jul. 02, 2019

The VCU Ice Hockey Club defeated the Citadel, 5-4, to win the East Coast Collegiate Hockey Association Championship.

Olympic Weightlifting club members
Sport Club Food Drive
By Jason Lee on Jul. 02, 2019

Sport Clubs at VCU gave back to the community by donating over 200 pounds of canned goods.

Jessica and Jason from Rec Sports
December/January Rec Sports Rockstars Award Recipients
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Jul. 02, 2019

Gina Kihnley and Emma Troy
Rec Sports Rockstar Awards Recipients
By Daniel Reid Puryear on Jul. 02, 2019

Emma Troy and Gina Kihnley are the 2018 recipients of the Rec Sports Rockstar Awards!

Fitness
New Instructional Programming
By Daniel Reid Puryear on Jul. 02, 2019

VCU Recreational Sports is bring in a new program starting Spring 2019, Instructional Programming.

Photo of Aquatics employee Ella Gray smiling in front of pool
Staff Spotlight: Ella Gray
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Jul. 02, 2019

Children using flotation devices in the Cary Street Gym Aquatic Center.
Water Safety Tip
By Thomas Koller on Jul. 02, 2019

Simple Steps to Ensure a Safe Pool Visit

Intramural players smiling on the four court gym.
How to Play Intramural Sports
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Jul. 02, 2019

Curious about what's happening with VCU Rec Sports Intramural Sports this semester? This post is for you!

Rec Sports Adjusted Hours and Closures, September 13 - 16
By Connie Kottmann on Jul. 02, 2019

Rec Sports will have shortened hours Thursday 9/13 and Sunday 9/16. All facilities will be closed 9/14 & 9/15. Read more for details.

Member using the lockers.
How to Use Lockers
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Jul. 02, 2019

VCU Rec Sports offers members two different types of locker options, do you know the difference?

Rectacular Spectacular Participants on the Cary Street Field
Connect With Us on Social Media
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Jul. 02, 2019

You can connect Rec Sports and your favorite programs on social media, read more to learn how!

Bootcamp Participant on the MAC
2018 Rec Sports Dress Code
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Jul. 02, 2019

Learn more about the official Rec Sports Dress Code

A student worker and member on the mezzanine.
Top 5 Things to Know about Rec Sports
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Jul. 02, 2019

Here's some Rec Sports tips to keep in mind.

Students at the 2017 RecSports Night at Cary Street Gym
Join us for Rec Sports Night 2018
By Connie Kottmann on Jul. 02, 2019

Rec Sports Night teams up with Water Wars for an incredible Welcome Week Monday night! Join us for activities on Cary Street Field, Linden Street and all throughout the Cary Street Gym. Grab a passport to fill out, and be entered into the Welcome Week prize drawing.

Female student standing in the lobby of VCU Cary Street Gym, looking at the camera.
New Summer College Student Membership
By Connie Kottmann on Jul. 02, 2019

Rec Sports announces a $99 Summer Student Membership for college students in Richmond May 15 - Aug. 16.

RecSports Personal Trainers Featured on VCU News
By Connie Kottmann on Jul. 02, 2019

VCU News recently featured Rec Sports personal trainers

Tommy Otterbine pictured with other participants at Fast and Fierce Field Day
Tommy Otterbine - 2017 Recipient of The VCU Burnside Watstein Award
By Connie Kottmann on Jul. 02, 2019

"Whether we’re talking about inclusive rec or adaptive rec...we want to think more about who we aren’t reaching and why we aren’t reaching them."

Joey Parent
Joey Parent, Recipient of the 2017 Ralph White River Hero Award
By Connie Kottmann on Jul. 02, 2019

The Ralph White River Hero Award, is given by the Friends of the James River Park to "acknowledge and honor individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to James River Park."

Vice President of the Year, Barbara Williams, Women’s Rugby Club
2018 Sport Club Honors Reception highlights accomplishments
By Jason Lee on Jul. 02, 2019

The annual VCU Sport Club Honors Reception honors and acknowledges our clubs and athletes.