Movember

What is Movember?

 

Movember is a charity organization that tackles men’s health on a global scale, year round. Movember addresses some of the biggest health issues faced by men; prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention. Prostate cancer rates will double in the next 15 years, and testicular cancer rates have already doubled in the last 50. Half a million men take their own life every year. That’s one every minute. Check out www.us.movember.com for more information.


           Movember 2018 UREC Events

Mo' Mondays: Free fitness classes every Monday!

Move for Movember: Run or walk 60 miles during November and log your miles here. Submit your completed log sheet to SRC 142 at the end of the month for an IM Champ Shirt!

Monday November 5: 7:10-8:00 pm in Chinook 20, Mo Yoga with Madison

Monday November 12: 545-645 pm in SRC 245, Mo Boxing with Devyn  

Monday November 26: 5:45-6:45 pm in SRC 245, Mo Strength 

Event
Time 
Place 

Thursday, November 1 – Sunday, November 4

Men's Only Swim

Come to Men's Only Swim in Smith Pool! This time will lifeguarded by male lifeguards and is for anyone who identifies as male.

Thursday, November 1 7:00-8:00 P.M.

Smith Pool

Dad’s Bench Best Competition                                                            
We will kick off Dad’s Weekend with a Bench Press competition. Teams will consist of father/son and father/daughter pairs.  Register at urec.wsu.edu/special-events/Movember/

Friday,
November 2 6:00-7:00 P.M.

SRC Weight Room

Gentleman’s Ride                                                                                
Grab your bow tie, it’s time to ride! Every year, thousands of finely dressed gentlefolk ride on their classic and vintage motorcycles, riding together in their support for men’s mental and physical health. Join fellow Cougs for this 30-minute spin bike ride to kick off Movember. Donations will be accepted for the Movember foundation. Every donation receives a WSU bowtie!

Friday,
November 2 
5:45-6:15 P.M.

 SRC Lobby

Dad’s Weekend Climbing                          

Celebrate Dad’s Weekend with a morning of climbing at the SRC’s climbing wall. You can try something new, or join us for a climbing session of your pace. Register online at http://urec.wsu.edu/climbing-wall/

Saturday, November 4
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 P.M. 

SRC Climbing Wall

Dad’s Challenge                                                                         

This program provides an opportunity for you and your dad to work together in groups and explore your limits on the high course. Participants can expect a few fun group games or initiatives led by our trained facilitators, as well as an opportunity to climb around on one of our high elements. This unique challenge will be the ultimate bonding experience for you and dad to talk about for years to come. Register online at http://urec.wsu.edu/challenge/

Saturday, November 4
12:00-2:00 P.M. 

SRC Challenge Course

 

Monday, November 5 – Sunday, November 11

 

Rock the Rock!                                                                            

Rock climbing, rock music, and rocking Movember! Ever wanted to be both an 80's rock star and a rock climber in the same day? Well...wish granted my friend! Come down to the climbing wall with your favorite rock star get-up, throw on some sweet wigs and/or facial hair we're providing, as well as some fun temporary tattoos before you ascend the wall!

Wednesday
November 7th
6:00-8:00 P.M.

SRC Climbing Wall

Primitive Shelters Skills Clinic                                   
Discover the lost art of building shelters and traps in the great outdoors!  With all this new knowledge, your roommates will wonder why you don’t sleep inside anymore.

Thursday, November 8 
5:00-8:00 P.M.

Outdoor Recreation Center

Men's Only Swim

Come to Men's Only Swim in Smith Pool! This time will lifeguarded by male lifeguards and is for anyone who identifies as male.

Thursday, November 8 7:00-8:00 P.M. Smith Pool

Monday, November 12 - Sunday, November 18

Men's Only Swim

Come to Men's Only Swim in Smith Pool! This time will lifeguarded by male lifeguards and is for anyone who identifies as male.

Tuesday, November 13 7:00-8:00 P.M. Smith Pool

Men's Only Swim

Come to Men's Only Swim in Smith Pool! This time will lifeguarded by male lifeguards and is for anyone who identifies as male.

Thursday, November 15 7:00-8:00 P.M. Smith Pool

Monday, November 26 - Thursday, November 29

Men's Only Swim

Come to Men's Only Swim in Smith Pool! This time will lifeguarded by male lifeguards and is for anyone who identifies as male.

Tuesday, November 27 7:00-8:00 P.M Smith Pool

Where to Place Your Nuts: Lessons and practice in passive rock climbing protection and anchor building

Learn the nuances and techniques of utilizing passive rock climbing protection in the context of traditional, alpine, and top rope climbing.

Thursday,
November 29                                4:00-6:00 P.M.

Outdoor Recreation Center

Men's Only Swim

Come to Men's Only Swim in Smith Pool! This time will lifeguarded by male lifeguards and is for anyone who identifies as male.

Thursday, November 29 7:00-8:00 P.M. Smith Pool

Shave the Date

Join us for an event featuring hot towel shaves and chicken wings to celebrate Movember!

Thursday, November 29

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