GVSU Recreation Success Stories

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Morgan

"I have never been an athletic person. I danced almost my whole life but was never good at sports. Taking group exercise classes makes me feel good and gives me a way to simply exercise without the sports aspect and judgement of others! I participate...

Meg Duffey

"I REC because of all the opportunities Campus Rec provides. Last year was my first year at Grand Valley as a transfer sophomore. I started off by doing a few of the group ex classes and ended up loving them. I met close friends, and it was something...

Karlee Tykosky

"I would not be the person I am today without Campus Recreation. As a participant and staff member, Campus Rec has pushed me out of my comfort zone, connected me with community, introduced me to lifelong friends, opened doors of opportunity, and has...

Dexter Earney

I REC because it changes lives. A few years ago, I never would've believed that I would someday be an instructor for group exercise, but with the Rec I lost a ton of weight, learned to live a healthier and more positive lifestyle, found that exercise...

Bryan Bickford

"I REC for two reasons: First, as a staff member it's a really convenient way to relieve stress and get the blood flowing in the middle of the day. Exercise -- whether I run, play basketball, or do yoga -- clears my mind, gives me time to think, and...

Deon Evans

"My time with Campus Rec has been amazing. For one, it allowed me to rekindle my passion for massage therapy and has increased my interest in pursuing a side career in it. I have also met a lot of great people...

Monse Miranda

"Campus Rec has allowed me to fulfill my love for adventure and the outdoors during my time at Grand Valley. Not only do I REC because having an active lifestyle is important but because Campus Rec has given me to opportunity to embark on adventures...

Connor Montgomery

"Campus Recreation has given me the opportunity to pursue my passions as a member of Grand Valley's community and as a professional. My time as a student was improved with regular physical activity thanks to the Rec Center gym, opportunities to...

Julia Rauch

"I worked out throughout high school, but once I came to college I was suddenly terrified to go to the Rec Center. Once I finally went, I stumbled across the group exercise classes and became hooked....



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