Coronavirus (COVID-19): RecWell Updates

With the health and safety of the GVSU community top of mind, please note the following closures and cancellations. This is a fluid situation and more information will be coming out as it is shared with us. GVSU will be adhering to CDC guidelines and directions from the State of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. Practice social distancing, wash your hands, avoid touching your face, and visit gvsu.edu/coronavirus regularly for updates.

While the building is closed, the Recreation & Wellness office will be available via phone or email Mon-Fri from 8a-5p. 

CANCELLATIONS

CLUB SPORTS ACTIVITIES CANCELLED THROUGH AT LEAST MAY 31

  • Club Sports Activities, Practices, Competitions, Events 
  • Team meetings should be virtual/online.   Club Sport staff will be reaching out to set up virtual meetings with each team. 
  • View Letter to Club Sports Leaders

RECWELL PROGRAMS BELOW ARE CANCELLED THROUGH WINTER SEMESTER

  • Fitness & Wellness Services including Adult Swim Lessons, Massage, Nutrition, Small Group Training, Personal Training, and UFit
  • Group Exercise 
  • Intramural Sports & Unified Sports
  • Injury Care Clinic
  • Outdoor Adventures
  • Climbing Center
  • Bike Shop  - Returning a bike?  Simply lock it up on a bike rack near the Ravines Center and put your key in the drop box on the wall next to the racks. We will take it from there.  Thanks!
  • Need refund information?

OTHER EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CANCELLED 

FOR UPDATED BUILDING CLOSURES or Locker Questions: visit gvsu.edu/sportsfacilities or call 616-331-3313 Athletic & Recreation Facilities Mgt.


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News

GVSU Student Earns National Award in Sports Officiating

January 20, 2020

Rec&Well student employee recognized for his work as a flag football official.

Staff Member Travels to Australia

December 06, 2019

With assistance from a Faculty Staff Exchange Grant through Padnos International Center, Kayla Cupples, Assistant Director of Marketing for Recreation & Wellness, traveled to Australia in October/November 2019. She spent nearly two full weeks...

Vaping & E-cigarettes- Get the Facts

October 04, 2019

Learn the facts about e-cigs and vapes. Protect yourself and your friends. Learn about a free program to quit e-cigs through text messages.

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GVNext News

Signing out: Recreation and Wellness says unplug from technology and attend healthy events

February 24, 2020

Unplugged week at Grand Valley runs through March 2.

Walk with President Mantella, Wellness Fair to be held October 4

October 03, 2019

President Mantella and university leaders will lace up their shoes for a campus walk October 4.

Men's club lacrosse coach helps build wheelchair team at Mary Free Bed

August 05, 2019

Coach also brings able-bodied GVSU club lacrosse player to play in scrimmages.

Campus Rec encouraging GVSU community to unplug from technology, participate in healthy events

February 21, 2019

Unplugged will run from February 24-March 2.

GVSU staff working 24/7 to clear snow, maintain buildings

February 01, 2019

GVSU staff members have been working around the clock to remove snow and keep buildings warm.

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Upcoming Events

#GVLakerStrong Daily Activity Challenge

April 13, 2020 All Day

Hey, Lakers! We know that you’re strong, and we know that you can be LakerStrong: Anywhere. That’s why we’re challenging you to 30 minutes of physical activity each day. Join the #GVLakerStrong...

Climb @ Noon for Fac / Staff - CANCELED

April 14, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Spice up your lunchtime workout with a FREE hour of rock climbing!  Necessary equipment is provided along with basic instruction.  A staff member will be on-hand to tie knots & belay...

#GVLakerStrong Daily Activity Challenge

April 20, 2020 All Day

Hey, Lakers! We know that you’re strong, and we know that you can be LakerStrong: Anywhere. That’s why we’re challenging you to 30 minutes of physical activity each day. Join the #GVLakerStrong...

#GVLakerStrong Daily Activity Challenge

April 27, 2020 All Day

Hey, Lakers! We know that you’re strong, and we know that you can be LakerStrong: Anywhere. That’s why we’re challenging you to 30 minutes of physical activity each day. Join the #GVLakerStrong...

#GVLakerStrong Daily Activity Challenge

May 4, 2020 All Day

Hey, Lakers! We know that you’re strong, and we know that you can be LakerStrong: Anywhere. That’s why we’re challenging you to 30 minutes of physical activity each day. Join the #GVLakerStrong...

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Recreation & Wellness is a department in the Division of Student Affairs at Grand Valley State University.