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Dads can get Fit for FREE June 19th!
May 25, 2016 2:51 PM

Recreation Services has something special in store to celebrate Father’s Day. On Sunday, June 19, we welcome all dads to use the Active Living Centre and all fitness and recreation facilities at the Fort Garry campus for free! Fathers who are...
Recreation Services closed Monday, May 23.
May 20, 2016 9:00 PM

Recreation Services facilities will be closed on Monday, May 23 for the Victoria Day long weekend. We will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, May 24 opening at 6am. Have a great long weekend!
We want your feedback!
April 29, 2016 12:00 PM

Have you been a member or program participant within the last 12 months? If so, we want to hear from you! For a second straight year we have developed a customer service survey so that we can hear directly from our patrons. We recognize a...
Fit or Fad?
April 28, 2016 4:46 PM

Media has a way of confusing us all when it comes to what the best nutrition choices are these days. Whole grain bread or rye bread? Butter or margarine? Gluten free or Paleo? If you’ve asked yourself these questions, come and join us for this...
Moms get for for free on Mother's Day!
April 28, 2016 10:00 AM
Spring Intramural Sports Registration May 9-12
April 20, 2016 9:45 AM

Recreation Services is excited to announce that the 2016 Intramural season will continue with a spring session. Basketball, Kickball and Soccer will be available starting May 16 to June 27. Play is open to teams with any combination of male or...
Important Facility Update Part 2
April 7, 2016 4:13 PM

Dear valued members, We are experiencing an increase of thefts out of LOCKED LOCKERS in the change rooms. Items and personal belongings being stolen tend to be: • Money • Cell phones • Laptops DO NOT leave valuables in your locker. We are...
Important Facility Update
March 24, 2016 4:00 PM

Attention Members: Please be advised there has been an increase of reported thefts of personal belongings from lockers in our change room areas. We are working thoroughly and diligently with security services to rectify this issue. We strongly...
Spring/Summer Program Registration NOW OPEN!
February 26, 2016 1:20 PM

Registration for our spring and summer programs is now officially open. Our 2016 spring/summer program schedule includes classes in Aging Acitvely, Adult Aquatics, Climbing, Dance, Group Fitness Plus, Health Promotion, Martial Arts, Recreation...
Mid-Session Programs: Women on Weights and Rowing for Fitness
February 23, 2016 10:55 AM

Two new programs are now available for mid-session registration. New for Winter 2016 is Rowing for Fitness (starts February 29) and Women on Weights (starts March 2). For complete programs details including descriptions and pricing, please...
Employment Opportunity!
February 16, 2016 4:10 PM

FITNESS CONSULTANT/PERSONAL TRAINER Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management Recreation Services Applications or nominations are invited for the position of Personal Trainer. The appointment is a casual hourly position in the Faculty of...
New! Women's Only Climbing!
February 10, 2016 3:00 PM

Work on becoming a better climber with this exclusive ladies only program. This supportive and social environment can be beneficial to further develop your ability as a climber by "hanging out" and have fun! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! All equipment...
REC Clubs - Experience something new!
February 1, 2016 2:12 PM

A REC Club is a group of students that voluntarily organize to further their common interests in an activity through participation and competition. Whether you are interested in badminton, tennis or climbing, REC Clubs offer an exciting and...
1st Annual Martial Arts Symposium - United Winter Warriors
January 21, 2016 4:22 PM

The martial arts community at the University of Manitoba, is coming together to offer a full day, multi-level, multi-disciplined martial arts event featuring Aikido, Capoeira, Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Offenberger Muay Thai and boxing. You will...
Intramural sports registration extended
January 18, 2016 12:28 PM

There is still time to register for the 2016 Fort Garry winter intramural sports program. The registration deadline has been extended to Wednesday January 20, 2016 for the following sports/divisions: Basketball - Monday Division - Tuesday...
Get FIT for FREE in 2016!
January 5, 2016 9:58 AM

Your New Year's resolution starts with Recreation Services!
Recreation Services Holiday Closures and Hours of Operation
December 23, 2015 4:14 PM

Recreation Services at the Fort Garry campus, will close December 24 to January 4, 2016 for the holiday season. The Joe Doupe Recreation Centre at the Bannatyne campus, will remain open on a reduced holiday schedule. All Recreation Services...
Personalize your workout experience with Preva.
December 21, 2015 11:26 AM

The new Preva Token allows the user to quickly and effortlessly log-in to any piece of Precor cardio equipment without having to enter a user id and password. Simply wave the token over the sensor on the top right hand side of any Preva...
2015/2016 Exam and Holiday Closure Schedule NOW AVAILABLE
December 3, 2015 11:24 AM

Exam Schedule The Brown and Gold gyms, in the Frank Kennedy Centre, will close for exams beginning December 9 and will remain closed until January 4, 2016. During the exam period, all Recreation Services facilities will remain open. The Fort...
Bannatyne Intramural Sports Registration NOW OPEN!
December 1, 2015 1:20 PM

Game on! The Recreation Services Intramural Sports program is back for another fun-filled season of friendly sport and competition. Four sports are available for the 2016 winter term including Volleyball, Dodgeball, Floor Hockey and Soccer. ...