13th Annual Step up to Wellness - Health & Wellness Fair - February 8, 2017

13th Annual Step up to Wellness

Blood Drive, HIV Screenings, Cooking Demo, Dental Screenings & Flu Shots

There will be a raffle every hour for a chance to win a variety of prizes!

There will be lots of free giveaways from vendors.

March Mayhem Basketball Championships - March 2017

March Mayhem Basketball Championships - March 2017

March Mayhem is the intramural basketball championship night where the women’s, co-rec, fraternity, and men’s divisions will each play their championship games in Bartow Arena. Throughout the games we will offer other special events to get the spectators involved such as a 3-point contest, knock-out contest and hot-shot contest. We will also have a ton of giveaways for the event attendees. Be sure to join us in March for some fun prizes and exciting basketball!

12th Annual Step Up to Wellness Health & Wellness Fair

12th Annual Step Up to Wellness Health & Wellness Fair

Campus Recreation is coordinating plans for the 12th Annual Step Up to Wellness Health & Wellness Fair. We would like to extend an invitation for you and your organization to participate in this year’s event on Wednesday, February 8th, 2017. The event will be held from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Campus Recreation Center. This will be a tremendous opportunity to reach out to the UAB students, faculty, staff and other vendors in the community as we focus on whole body health and wellness. There will be 60-plus vendors to engage the UAB community to promote their healthy lifestyles.

Summer Programs Safety Fair - May 2017

Summer Programs Safety Fair - May 2017

This summer we will be having our Summer Programs Learn and Play. This event is designed to give parents/guardians an insight into what their children will be doing while attending our Rec Summer Camp, as well as learn about all the other programs offered at the Rec. It is a great way to keep them active leading into the summer and build excitement for summer camp! We hope to see you in 2017!

Open Rec Night Series

Open Rec Night Series

These will be hosted once a month to celebrate our students. Each event will be unique. We will offer an activity (ex: key log rolling, indoor hockey, bubble soccer, etc.) that is outside of normal rec activity. There will be a chance to enter a raffle and win free prizes.


September 1, 2016: August - Rec-Stravaganza

September: Beep Kickball

October: Halloween Themed Fitness class

November: TBA

Campus Rec-Stravaganza

Annual Welcome Week event hosted during the first week of classes. This event will be a carnival-themed showcase of what Campus Recreation has to offer. There will be inflatables, carnival games, free food, raffles and more!

Event Date: September 1, 2016

Bouldering Wall Grand Opening

Bouldering Wall Grand Opening

Celebration of the new Bouldering Wall opening for member use. There will be raffles for a chance to win free Adventure Rec trips and free equipment vouchers. There will also be a free movement clinic to demonstrate how to properly use the Bouldering Wall and a crate stacking contest.

Event Date: September 2016

Blazer 5k/1 Mile Walk

NEW annual Blazer 5k/1 Mile Walk the Saturday of Homecoming Weekend. We will be partnering with multiple offices across campus to put on this event. There will be food provided at the end of the race, as well as an Expo setup on the Campus Green with student organization representation, vendors, etc.

Event Date: October 22, 2016

6th Annual Climbing Competition

Come and join us for the UAB 6th Annual Wall Crawl Climbing Competition. Climbers of all ages and abilities can come and show their skills. The competition will be divided into beginner, intermediate and advanced brackets for both male and female. The competition will feature both bouldering and top-rope climbing. The champions of each division will get to pick from our selection of great prizes.

- Students/CRCT Members: $40
- Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $45