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Ella Gray standing in front of the Cary Street Gym Aquatic Center.
Staff Spotlight: Ella Gray
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Oct. 24, 2018

Children using flotation devices in the Cary Street Gym Aquatic Center.
Water Safety Tip
By Thomas Koller on Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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

Trek the Tread participants on treadmills.
New Student's Guide to Rec Sports
By Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez on Oct. 24, 2018

New to VCU? This blog post is all about the various programs offered by VCU Rec Sports. Check it out to learn more!

Students at the 2017 RecSports Night at Cary Street Gym
Join us for Rec Sports Night 2018
By Connie Kottmann on Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

"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 Oct. 24, 2018

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 Oct. 24, 2018

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