Fitness Programs

Events and Classes

Spartan Challenge

Spartan Challenge

Date(s): September 12th-October 26th

Time: Tues. & Thurs. 430pm-530pm

Description: Commitment, perseverance and dedication are just some of the adjectives required to train like a Spartan. Spartan Challenge will get you prepared to run in a Spartan Sprint Race and is for intermediate to advanced fitness levels. This is obstacle course training at its best. Race date is Oct. 29 in Big Bear, Ca.

Registration required at:

Discount code available through Joe Fix at:


Ladies' Night

Ladies' Night

Date: September 19th

Time: 6-9 p.m.

Description: It's time for a girls only event held at the Rec Center! Ladies, come enjoy several fun events including female led fitness events as well as personal instruction on the various resources in the Rec Center. It will be a night centered on building female strength and dignity. Come experience it for yourself!

Check out a video of Ladies' Night Spring 2016.


Men’s Night

Men's night


Date: September 21st

Time: 6–9 p.m.

Description: Yes, it’s Men’s Night! Brought to you by the Rec Center, ASCBU, Community Life, Residence Life, Provider and the Office of Spiritual Life to create a men's only gym night full of competitions and challenges. 


Women's Self Defense

Women's Self Defense

Date: September 22nd and November 14th

Time: 4-8 p.m.

Description: The Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) System is a program of realistic, self-defense tactics and techniques. It is a comprehensive course for women that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance, while progressing on to the basics of hands-on defense training. Sign up at the Recreation Center! A refundable $25 deposit is required but will be returned at the completion of the course. If you have any questions, please email Kristi Calhoun at

Deadlines to sign-up: 1st Class deadline is September 13th. 2nd Class deadline is November 7th.


ARC Attack

Arc Attack

Date: September 26th– November 9th

Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-6:15 p.m.

Description: If you want to burn over 845 calories in 45 minutes during high intensity cardio interval training, this is the class for you! This combination of low-impact cardio on the ARC elliptical machine and bodyworks on a mat results in a unique and fun full-body workout. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Joe Fix at


Olympic Weight Lifting

Olympic Lifting

Date: October 9th-November 13th

Time: Mondays 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Description: Here is your chance to learn the best techniques in lifting or to improve on what you already know. This workshop will include instruction on barbell and dumbbell snatch and hang cleans! Olympic lifting is not just for athletes and cross-fit gurus; everyone is welcome! All experience levels are encouraged. If you have any questions, email Joe Fix at


Master Classes

Sunrise and Sunset Stretch

Sunrise and Sunset Stretch

Date: October 3rd

Time: 6:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Description: It is a universal fact that stretching is a great way to start and end your day. So join us on the roof for a fun time of deep stretching and bring as many friends as you can! Our instructor will teach you the proper ways to stretch your body right. It will be a great time of fellowship while watching the beauty of God's handiwork at the day's beginning and end.


Strength and Conditioning

Strength and Conditioning

Date: October 4th

Time: 5pm-615pm

Description: The Strength and Conditioning Master Class is a perfect opportunity to learn proper technique, form, and breathing for multiple types of lifts and cardio exercises. Having a hard time learning the proper push-up or pull-up form and technique? This Master Class will show you how to do just that in the safest way possible. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Joe Fix at 


Glow Cycle

Glow Cycle

Date: October 5th

Time: 7-8pm

Description: Fun with glow-in-the-dark doesn't have to end in elementary school. Our special Glow Cycle class is a one of a kind exercise experience! Diversifying your fitness will never have felt so good!


Bosu Blast

Bosu Blast

Date: October 6th

Time: 3pm-345pm

Description: Bosu Blast aims to workout your core and improve your balance. This Master Class uses 45 minutes to give you a solid workout using the half dome that you see pictured. If you are looking "Diversify Your Fitness", this is a great opportunity to do so. If you have any questions, be sure to email Joe Fix at