Thanksgiving Hours and Schedules
All RecWell facilities will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 26-27 for University holidays. There will also be reduced hours on Wednesday, November 25 (5:45am-9:00pm) and Saturday, November 28 (10:00am-4:00pm). Regular Fall hours will resume on Sunday, November 29. For more information about our facility hours, visit the Facilities page. From November 23-29, there will also be modified Group Fitness schedules for both Minneapolis and St. Paul. To view our Thanksgiving Group Fitness schedules, visit the Fitness page. Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving! RecWell Staff
Registration Open for the Tri-U-Mah Indoor Triathlon
Start your training for the 2016 Tri-U-Mah! The Tri-U-Mah! Indoor Triathlon will take place on Saturday, February 27. The event consists of swimming, biking, and running sections. Participants will have 30 minutes to complete each individual section. Team Heats Available Back by popular demand, Tri-U-Mah teams can consist of 2-3 members, any gender combination or age. Tri-U-Mah teams are designed for recreational and training purposes. Awards are only given out for participants competing as individuals in a specific age group. Fees Fees are $55 for individuals and $75 for teams. Registration For more information about the event, visit the Tri-U-Mah page. We hope to see you in February! Register Here
Safety and Self Defense Workshops
The University is providing several free self-defense/personal safety workshops for students, faculty and staff. They will be taught by Mary Brandl, instructor and consultant with Minneapolis Community Crime Prevention/SAFE Program, University of Minnesota Physical Education Department. Mary is also a 4th Degree Black Belt and has worked extensively with many crime victims services. All classes will be held from 5-7 p.m. To reserve a space in any of these workshops email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday, Oct. 15, Recreation and Wellness Center (RecWell), Beacon Room Wednesday, Nov. 4, RecWell, Beacon Room Wednesday, Nov. 18, RecWell, Beacon Room Thursday, Dec. 3, St. Paul Student Center Ballroom You do not need to be a University Recreation and Wellness member in order to participate in the workshops.
Outdoor Center Rentals
The Minneapolis Outdoor Center has all of your activities covered with affordable rental rates. Located in the lower level of the Minneapolis RecWell Center, there is staff on hand to answer any questions. The Outdoor Center boasts a wide variety of camping gear, for any length trip. You can also find winter gear (skis, snowshoes and ice climbing gear), as well as bicycles (single speed and mountain). A complete list of rental options and rates is available here.
St. Paul Pool
Fall Climbing/Bouldering Hours
For information about group events or private instruction, please contact Bryan Karban, Climbing and Trips Coordinator at email@example.com or 612-626-4822.
**The climbing wall is available for Family Day and general climbing during this time.