Special Events

 candlelight yogaPictured: 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

Commit to Fit is a perfect way to stay committed to your physical wellness while we finish up the spring semester.   Participants will earn points for staying physically active throughout the month of April.  We encourage each participant to do 150 minutes of physical activity each week.  Prizes will be awarded to those that complete 600 minutes during the month of April.

Sign up beginning Monday, March 30th here: https://fitevent.uark.edu

Date: Wednesday, April 1  - Thursday, April 30, 2020 



Join UREC personal trainers as they show you how to utilize the open recreation spaces at UREC to the full potential.  Enjoy a yogurt bowl after your workout.

Date/Time Topic Location
Saturday, Feb. 1 from 9:00-10:00am Free Weights 101 Donna Axum Fitness Center (HPER)
Saturday, March 14 from 9:00-10:00am Functional Training Functional Training Space (HPER)


Learn how to make  appetizers and mocktails while creating artwork with a local artist .

When: Tuesday, March 3rd from 5:30-6:30pm

Where: Union connections lounge

Sign up beginning February 1st at urecmembers.uark.edu

Attend any regularly scheduled Group Cycle, HIIT Cycle or Cycle and More class to help UREC log mileage to beat Georgia in highest total miles before the big game.  Receive a free Celebrate Cycle water bottle for participating.

When: Week of Feb. 24th

Where: UREC Cycle studio on the 1st floor of the HPER bldg.

Come relax and unwind before finals with 2 hours of restorative yoga.  This class is free to attend.  

When: Thursday, April 30th, drop in anytime between 5-7pm.

Where: TBD