Special Events

 candlelight yoga
Pictured: Candlelight Yoga

Special Events provide opportunities for leisure, education, socialization, fitness, and fun through a variety of alternative events. Download the UREC app for up-to-date special event information by searching "uarkrec". It is free and available for Android and iPhone.

Wheelchair Basketball is open to all UREC members. Drop-ins are welcome and all equipment is provided.  

When: Every Wednesday beginning January 25th from 5:00-6:00 p.m. (excluding University holidays and special events).
Where: HPER Gym 1
Cost: Free

Commit to Fit is a perfect way kick off your commitment to your health and wellness goals in 2017.   Participants will earn points for doing physical activity and completing a variety of wellness challenges. The fitness and wellness points earned will determine the prizes awarded at the completion of the event. Sign up beginning Monday, Jan. 30th at urec.uark.edu>fitness>special events or https://commitofit.uark.edu

When: Wednesday, February 1st - Wednesday, March 15th
Cost: Free

Commit to Fit Frequently Asked Questions

Commit to Fit Calendar of Events

University of Arkansas’ University Recreation Program (UREC) will be hosting a Rec Day event to join NIRSA in celebrating Recreational Sports & Fitness Day. Attendees can participate in inclusive games and challenges, win free prizes and enjoy free food! UREC wants to show attendees the fun ways in which we recreate and learn how participants stay active. 

When: Thursday, April 13th from 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Where: HPER Gym 1
Cost: Free

Come relax and unwind before finals with 2 hours of restorative yoga. 

When: Thursday, May 4th from 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.
Where: HPER 220 
Cost: Free