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Living Wild! and the Campus Rec Connection

  • Pool Closure: December 21

    The pool will be closed 8a-5p on Thursday, December 21st for pool maintenance.
  • Rec Center Closed for University Closure: Dec. 24-Jan. 1

    The Rec Center will close at 6p (pool at 5:30p) on Sat., Dec. 23 and not re-open until 6a on Tue., Jan. 2, 2018. Have a great Winter Break!
  • Winter Break Camp 2018: Now Registering!

    Sign up children for 1 or more days at the Rec's licensed camp, Jan. 2-5. Healthy cooking, campus explorations, arts/crafts, & more!
  • Open Rec has moved to Bear Down Field

    For the rest of 2017, open rec will be available on Bear Down Field. Sitton Field is closed.
  • Beyond the Game: Stories Behind Student Athletes

    Sports has launched a new webpage that highlights the role of sports in a student's successful journey. Check out Tatum's story now.
  • NO BAG POLICY RETURNS TO REC in Jan. 2018

    All bags and items must be secured in lockers while in the Rec Center beginning 2018. Your safety is our #1 priority!
  • Winter Break Hours Begin this Friday

    Starting Dec. 15, Campus Rec will switch to Winter Break hours. Check the website for the complete hours of operation.

Living Wild! and the Campus Rec Connection

Living Wild! is a e-magazine produced by the Health Promotion and Preventive Services department at The University of Arizona, Campus Health Service.  Campus Recreation contributes a couple articles each issue under the section, Campus Rec Connection. Published around four times a school year, the magazine focuses on topics that UA students want to know about--active lifestyles, healthy eating and so much more.

Click on the issue in RED to see the Campus Rec Connection contributions.

September 2017

  • Dorm Room Warrior
  • Overwhelmed?  Try the Art + Yoga of Resilience
  • Swimming for Fitness

April 2017

  • Exercises to Add to Your Workout Routine
  • Swimming Has Its Benefits
  • Benefits of Weight Lifting

February 2017

  • Decreased Anxiety, Decreased Body Weight, and Improved Cardio Vascular Function, Oh My!
  • What is HIIT?

NOVEMBER 2016

  • I'd Like To...I Want To...I Wish I Would
  • Best Eating and Drinking Practices for Your Workout

SEPTEMBER 2016

  • Hydro Training:  Power Training Workout
  • Yoga for the Busy Student

APRIL 2016

  • Help Your Mind, Body and Attention Span with a Mid-Day Break
  • Benefits of Group Fitness

FEBRUARY 2016

  • Swimming Lessons Could Save Your Life
  • Intramural Sports Myths Debunked
  • Making Changes to be a Better Ally

NOVEMBER 2015

  • A Healthy Thanksgiving...It's Possible
  • 4 Steps to a Fitness Plateau Breakthrough
  • Thanksgiving Tip:  Post Dinner Activity

SEPTEMBER 2015

  • SMART Fitness Goals
  • Unwind After Class
  • 5 Ways to Avoid Injury While Working Out

APRIL 2015

  • Aquatic Workouts
  • Beating the Arizona Heat

February 2015

  • HealthyU Interactive:  Getting Healthy Has Never Been So Rewarding!
  • Top 5 Reasons to Try Group Fitness at Campus Rec!
  • You Can Do More At The Pool Than Splash Around

November 2014

  • What's Your Fitness IQ
  • Team Work Makes The Dream Work, Right?  The Challenge Program At Campus Rec

September 2014

  • Get To Know Campus Recreation (page 13)
  • Group Fitness...Find The Class That Fits You Best! (page 14)

April 2014

  • Fitness Faux Pas (page 13)
  • Walk It Out (page 14)

February 2014

  • Make This Year Count (page 13)
  • What's Your Fitness Personality (page 14)

To view the most current issue of Living Wild!, click here.