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Recreation and Wellness Center Hosts Successful "Get Rec'd" Event: A Day of Fun and Fitness

The Recreation and Wellness Center at Auburn University kicked off the academic year with a bang as it hosted its much-anticipated "Get Rec'd" event, welcoming a staggering 2,320 enthusiastic students to a day filled with free food, fitness challenges, and thousands in prizes. A total of 4,480 members visited The Rec that day, making it a great start to fall semester.

"Get Rec'd" is a testament to the center's commitment to promoting wellness, recreation, and a vibrant campus community. Attendees had the chance to immerse themselves in a Silent Disco, showcase their vocal talents in karaoke sessions, and sample tastings from local area restaurants.

The event was not just about fun; it was also an opportunity for students to test their mettle through a variety of games and fitness challenges. A total of 18 games and fitness challenges were available, providing a platform for friendly competition and an opportunity to win amazing prizes from event sponsors. From heart-pounding challenges to more laid-back activities, "Get Rec'd" offered an experience that appealed to students of all fitness levels.

"We are thrilled by the incredible turnout and the energy that the students brought to 'Get Rec'd'," said Eric Smith, Executive Director of the Recreation and Wellness Center. "This event embodies our commitment to fostering holistic well-being and building a strong sense of community among our students."


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