GVSU Recreation Success Stories

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Tabitha Cecil

"I love all of the options offered that allow me to workout any time of the day and any part of my body. I also have a group exercise pass and really enjoy all the classes offered! I participate in Campus Rec programs because I love being active and...

Olivia Heath

"When I came to Grand Valley, I had just completed a sprint triathlon. I really wanted to challenge myself and build muscle, and the Rec Center was the perfect place for that! The gym was a huge blessing to me that year as I was able to grow physically...

Melissa Pyle

"My success story is simple. I found a welcoming, non-judgmental place to work out that led me to find another welcoming, non-judgmental place to work out when I left campus for the summer. My life has been significantly healthier in the last five...

Joe Vugteveen

"The main reason that I REC is for the health benefits. I just feel better throughout the day. It also gives me a chance to experience new things. I've never been able to swim very well but through the Adult Learn to Swim class I feel comfortable...

Kayla Malackowski

"Working for campus recreation allowed me to come out of my shell freshman year and find my place on this campus. I participate in Campus Recreation programs to better myself as a person. Beyond the physical aspect, I feel better mentally and...

Sarah Anderson

"I have always had a passion for fitness. I was involved in sports in high school and when I joined the military, fitness was a lifestyle. But when I started coming to school I hung up the running shoes, and my mind and body felt the effects. I wasn't...

Hunter Streling

"I came into college not knowing much about personal health and now after being very involved with Campus Recreation, I've learned healthier habits and also made a lot of connections along the way. I participate in Campus Recreation programs to...

Trevor Clevenger

"I transferred to GV my sophomore year from a small university in Ohio. I knew maybe 3-4 people that went to GV, and I didn't really expect to be around many other people to be honest. On the first day of Men's Club Soccer practice here, I had already...

Kevin Hoffheins

"Coming from a background of multiple competitive sports and constantly keeping busy physically, I struggled to find positive outlets for a number of years. Participating in Rec programs gave me that outlet and brought me back to a place in which...

Ronda Huster

"I participate in the Campus Recreation program and services to keep in shape and to train for my up coming races. Being a staff member here at GVSU, I am able to use all the programs and services that Campus Recreation has to offer, which makes GVSU...



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