Special Events


Women's Health Night

Each Winter Quarter, Campus Recreation Services, the AS Women's Center and Disability Outreach Center team up to host a Women's Heath Night at the Rec Center. This event provides a fun and inclusive space for people of marginalized gender identities to come work out, take Rec Center classes, and learn about other forms of health such as mental health and self care. This free event also includes giveaways, food, door prizes and more!

The date for Women's Health Night in 2015 will be announced soon. For more information on the event, contact the AS Women's Center at as.women@wwu.edu.


Ultimate Viking Challenge

The Ultimate Viking Challenge is a special event that the Student Recreation Center staff puts together during winter quarter. The individual events involved are powerball, pull & plunder, jousting, and obstacle course.  Stay tuned for more information on how you can be involved in our next Ultimate Viking Challenge!


Late Night at the SRC

Each fall the Student Recreation Center stays open until midnight on the Monday before classes start and hosts a variety of fun events and activities to welcome all new and returning students to the campus! Late Night at the Rec for the 2014-15 school year will take place on Monday, September 22 from 9pm to Midnight. Check out a collage of photos from a recent Late Night event:

Western Strongman Competition

The Western Strongman Competition is an event hosted by the Student Recreation Center each spring. Here are some highlights from a recent Western Strongman Competition held in our facility:


Page Updated 09.17.2014