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Finals at The Rec

The Rec Center will be hosting free activities and events for all students with a BuffOne Card during finals week, from April 30 to May 5. Reservations are required for all activities. If you are a student and not a Rec member please email so we can assist you...

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Summer Memberships

Rec Summer Memberships begin June 1 Student memberships Registered for Summer Session? All students enrolled in summer classes have an active membership to The Rec during the session they are enrolled (e.g. A-term, B-term, C-term), and can access the facility with their Buff OneCard. Not starting classes again until fall?...

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Maymester at The Rec

Free Maymester | May 7–16 and 22–31 Join us for Maymester at the Rec. Spring Rec Center memberships are valid through the month of May. In addition, there will be free fitness classes, bouldering and skate rentals. Registration and BuffOne Card required.

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Love Your Body Month

This month is dedicated to Body Image Awareness, with a different theme each week. There will be a variety of events and activities throughout the next month. Drop by the FitWell Suite to check out the Love Your Body Board! All events and activities are free to Rec Center patrons.

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FusionGo App

Download the FusionGo App The Rec at your fingertips! FusionGo app allows you to: Touchless entry to the Rec without a Buff OneCard Make and cancel reservations Check Facility Hours Register for programs and more! Ways to download Either search "CU Boulder Rec" in your phone's store or click one...

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Finding Myself on 14ers

The wind was howling, the San Juans were expressing the full beauty of her forests and mountains and lakes, and my Dad and I were in utter heaven, standing upon a 14er. Here was the feeling of mountaineering, when success is gifted to you by the conditions and by the...

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Limited Capacity Announcement: Red Level Public Health Order

Recreation Services is following updated guidance provided by the State of Colorado related to gyms and recreational facilities as we adjust to the new severe risk (red) public health order. Under these guidelines, indoor facilities are limited to 10% capacity, or 10 people, whichever is fewer, per room, so long...

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Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Gear Selection 101

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Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Gear Selection 101

Every year there continues to be an increased interest in backcountry skiing and snowboarding, and this year is no different. With resorts changing their operations due to COVID, more resort skiers are starting to look to the backcountry as their no line, no fee, and fresh pow haven.

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FREE Fitness Classes on Labor Day

This upcoming Monday, September 7 we are offering FREE fitness classes for Labor Day. These classes include: FREE Cycle Class by the Buff Pool Time: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Buff Pool Deck No equipment needed Register FREE Glutes, Core & More Time: 3 to 4 p.m. Location: Fitness...