Fall 2011 Campus Recreation Program Guide
Your ticket to all the events and programming for the Stephen F. Austin State University Campus Recreation Department for Fall 2011.
FROM THE DIRECTOR’S DESK Welcome to another great year with Campus Recreation – your ticket to many of the fantastic things you are looking for in your SFA experience. Fun, teamwork, competition, exercise, health, wellness, good times, and great friends are all waiting for you in one of our many programs or facilities. Take advantage of this opportunity to join an exercise class, go on a trip, compete with a team, workout, swim, play, or even get a job with us. Campus Recreation offers something for everyone! We are excited to celebrate our four year anniversary in the new Recreation Center and look forward to serving you this semester. We have an outstanding array of programs scheduled for you so please read through the program guide and make note of the times, days, and deadlines for signing up for the things you have an interest in. As always we have plenty to do in the building through open recreation that does not require you to sign up for anything, but I encourage you to seek out and try one of our many wonderful programs also. Campus Recreation – your ticket to life! Sincerely, Ken Morton, Director of Campus Recreation CONTACT Student Rec Center Main Office: (936) 468-3507 Student Rec Center Welcome Desk: (936) 468-8400 Campus Rec Fax: (936) 468-7052 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org WELCOME TO THE CAMPUS RECREATION FALL 2011 PROGRAM GUIDE Take advantage of all Campus Recreation has to offer you this semester! We are giving you an allaccess pass to friendly competition, relaxation, school pride, and more! At Campus Recreation, we offer programs and services that give you the opportunity to enhance your life through seven dimensions: physically, emotionally, intellectually, socio-culturally, environmentally, spiritually, and career/financially. Each dimension has a corresponding recreational or program area that can help you achieve a healthy and balanced lifestyle. In this online booklet, you will find valuable information about recreational programs, special events, job opportunities, and facility and membership services offered this semester. This is your ticket to Campus Recreation...we look forward to seeing you! 1 TABLE OF CONTENTS Page 3 Page 5 Page 9 Page 13 Page 15 Page 17 Page 19 Page 21 Page 25 Your Ticket To: RELAXATION Let go of all your tension through the aquatics program at Campus Rec. Thereâ€™s nothing more relaxing than lounging in the 270-foot lazy river or playing volleyball in the pool with your friends! Come to the pool to melt away your stress and find a sense of calm and relaxation. Aquatics offers various programming including swim lessons, lifeguard certification courses, and recreational activities. A large capacity spa, diving well, lap lanes, and an open recreation area are available for all to enjoy! Aquatics Event Date Time Location Group Swim Lessons September 17-October 22 (Saturdays Only) 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. HPE Indoor Pool Lifeguard Certification Class October 21-23 Friday: 4 p.m. - 10 p.m. Saturday/Sunday: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. HPE Indoor Pool and Rec Center Meeting Room Please register for all programs in the Administration Office in the Student Recreation Center. Debbie Norris: Assistant Director of Fitness, Wellness, Aquatics, and Safety (936) 468-5835 - email@example.com Lauren Smith: Aquatics Graduate Assistant (936) 468-1810 - firstname.lastname@example.org 3 PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS Private swim lessons are a great way for anyone of any swimming ability to work in a one-on-one environment. Instructors are all certified Water Safety Instructors by the American Red Cross Association and will apply American Red Cross lesson plans to each session. Please sign up early or join the waiting list for the next available slot! Private Swim Lessons Member Non-Member 6 Lessons $70 $100 12 Lessons $130 $190 18 Lessons $195 $285 GROUP SWIM LESSONS Group swim lessons are a great way for children to learn how to swim or to develop their current swimming abilities. Group swim accommodates a variety of ages starting at six months. All swim lessons are taught by an American Red Cross certified Water Safety Instructor. Swim lessons are divided into six levels: swim levels one through five and a level for parents/tots. After a child has completed all six levels, they will receive a book to take home and practice their skills. Parents are required to remain at the pool for the duration of the lesson. Fall Dates: September 17-October 22 Saturdays Only Group Swim Lessons Time Level 1 1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Level 2 1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Level 3 2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Level 4 2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Level 5 2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Parent-Tot 3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. 4 Your Ticket To: Well-being Explore everything the Fitness Program has to offer, including our diverse Group Exercise schedule and interactive events such as Women on Weights. The cardio floor and weight room are also available for personal workout routines. Further empower yourself via the Campus Rec website by reading exercise and fitness tips and subscribing to our fitness podcasts uploaded monthly on YouTube! Weight belts, jump ropes, hand wraps, tally counters and more available at the Welcome Desk for members and students to check out. In order to check out this equipment, participants must have a valid SFA ID. Fitness Event Date and Time Location Zumbafest August 31 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Rec Center Courtyard Women on Weights October 5-26 (Wednesdays only) 6 p.m. Register September 28 â€˘ 6p.m.-9p.m. Rec Center Meeting Room (Meet in Lumberjack Lounge October 19.) CARDIO FLOOR AND WEIGHT ROOM The cardio floor and weight room has a combined total of 12,000 square feet of fitness space. Within this space there are various types of cardiovascular equipment including treadmills, ellipticals, steppers, stationary bikes and ergometers. Most cardio pieces are equipped with a personal TV and audio unit that houses 12 XM Radio channels. The weight room equipment includes free weights, plate loaded and selectorized machines, that enable all users to enjoy a great workout. Among the many choices in cardio and weight equipment, there are stretching machines and free movement space. In such spaces, there are stretching mats, a plyobounder, medicine balls, and resist-a-balls for added variety and resistance. WHERE EVERY SHAPE FITS: GROUP EXERCISE CLASSes Our Group Exercise Program offers a variety of classes that range in intensity and complexity. Each of the many classes are FREE for SFA students, members and guests. All classes are located at the Student Recreation Center and require an active SFA identification card. To enter into a class, participants must pick up a Jax Pass at the Welcome Desk of the Student Recreation Center. Passes are distributed starting one hour before the class begins. Class Sessions: Session One: August 29 - October 21 Session Two: October 24 - December 9 All participants who wish to enter a class must wear appropriate workout attire with nonmarking soled athletic shoes. Each participant must hand the instructor their Jax Pass as they enter the class to reserve their spot in the class. No one will be admitted into a class after the class has begun. Equipment and mats will be provided for each class. Classes may be cancelled at the discretion of the Campus Recreation staff. Schedule and descriptions for Group X classes are available in the Student Recreation Center and online at www.sfasu.edu/campusrec. 6 Your Ticket To: Well-being The Wellness Program offers events and services in conjunction with the Fitness Program to further help members further their well-being. Wellness events such as the Wellness Fair and other services are available to increase awareness about health topics. The Wellness Service Center houses personal training, massage therapy and nutritional services. Wellness Event Date and Time Location National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week (NCAAW) October 17-21 All Day Rec Center Lobby Blood Drive October 24-25 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Rec Center Meeting Room Wellness Fair November 14 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Rec Center Lobby Massage Therapy Costs Member Non-Member 15 Minute Session $12 $15 30 Minute Session $25 $30 45 Minute Session $40 $45 60 Minute Session $50 $60 7 Weight Room Orientations will be conducted by one of our certifed personal trainers. An orientation will include a one to two-hour tour of the weight room, including proper ways to adjust the machines to your comfort. Fitness Assessments will be conducted by a certified personal trainer. An assessment will include a one-hour fitness testing series that will include a short workout. Personal Training sessions will be conducted by a certified personal trainer. A training session will include a one-hour training session. Fitness Service Costs Member Non-Member Weight Room Orientation $5 $10 Fitness Assessment $15 $20 $15 $70 $130 $200 $20 $95 $180 $275 Personal Training 1 Session 5 Sessions 10 Sessions 15 Sessions Debbie Norris: Assistant Director of Fitness, Wellness, Aquatics, and Safety (936) 468-5835 - email@example.com Patricia Turner: Fitness & Wellness Graduate Assistant (936) 468-6052 - firstname.lastname@example.org Steven Dooling: Fitness & Wellness Graduate Assistant (936) 468-1436 - email@example.com 8 Your Ticket To: fifriendly competition Take advantage of your free time away from studies and enjoy some friendly competition! Whether it’s a major team sport, minor sport league, or individual/dual event, the Intramural Sports program has something suited for your interests. You might even win THE IMS Champion T-shirt to sport around campus displaying your accomplishment! How to register for major/minor team sports 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Your captain will need to come to the registration table in the Recreation Center during the registration period and register and pay for the team. After payment is confirmed in the Campus Recreation office, come back to registration table and we will help guide you through creating your team. Create/Log-in to your IMLeagues account at the registration table. Click the Join Team button at the top of your user homepage. Choose your league (Men’s, Men’s Comp, Men’s Rec, Women’s, Co-Rec, Elite). Choose your division (day and time, division number, etc). You can search for your team name under the sport. free agents 1. Create your account and login to IMLeagues. 2. Select the free agent tab on the top right corner of your homepage and submit your name as a free agent in the sports/division you want. Major Team Sports Register Captain’s Meeting Play Begins Cost Soccer (M/W/C) August 29 - Sept 1 September 2 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Noon or 3 p.m. September 9 $30/team Flag Football (C) August 29 - Sept 1 September 2 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Noon or 3 p.m. September 7 $30/team Flag Football (Elite M) August 29 - Sept 1 September 2 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Noon or 3 p.m. September 11 $50/team Flag Football (M/W) September 26-28 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. September 30 Noon or 3 p.m. October 2 $30/team Volleyball (M/W/C) October 10-12 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. October 14 Noon or 3 p.m. October 17 $30/team • M = Men’s play, W = Women’s play, C = Co-Rec Play • We no longer have forfeit bonds. The cost per team is an entry fee and is non-refundable. Forfeiting a game will result in a $10 fee which must be paid to be reinstated into the league. Failure to pay fee by next game will result in removal from the league. ELIGIBILITY All SFA undergraduate and graduate students taking a minimum of two lecture class or six (6) hours at Stephen F. Austin as well as all full-time faculty/staff and active Campus Recreation members are eligible to participate in any and all intramural sports activities and events provided they present a valid SFA ID. Active Campus Recreation members are not allowed to participate in specialty leagues or with Greek teams. Alumni of the University are not permitted to participate in Intramural Sports unless they are taking graduate level courses or are full time faculty/staff for the University. For more information, please call (936) 468-6051. How to create an IMleagues account To join on intramural sports teams, participants will need to create a free account on IMLeagues, www.imleagues.com. Captains will now be able to create their teams online, manager rosters, access league information, get instant and accurate schedules, scout opponents, and more. Participants will now be able to get information any time about their intramural games, upcoming events and can track their history making careers. Creating your SFA IMS Profile on IMLeagues 1. Go to www.sfasu.edu/campusrec. 2. Click on the Intramural Sports tab on the left side bar. 3. Click on the IMLeagues logo and create your Imleagues account for free. You will have to enter: • Legal name as shown on your SFA ID • Your SFA @titan.sfasu.edu or your @sfasu.edu account • Classification (freshman-grad student, fac/staff) and your graduation date • Birthday • Gender 4. Watch advertisement at bottom for security code to complete registration. All other information is optional, but we highly recommend you put your contact information and cell number so you can receive instant updates. You will receive an email from IMLeagues within five minutes confirming your registration. You must confirm your account activation. Brian Mills: Assistant Director of Intramural Sports, Sport Clubs and Camps (936) 468-1775 - firstname.lastname@example.org Joe Wise: Intramural Sports Graduate Assistant (936) 468-1709 - email@example.com Travis Lankford: Intramural Sports Graduate Assistant (936) 468-6051 - firstname.lastname@example.org Ryan Almon: Intramural Sports Graduate Assistant (936) 468-1434 - email@example.com individual/dual leagues Registration format Fantasy Football Leagues August 29 - Sept 1 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Racquetball Singles League September 26-28 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Leagues will consist of 10 teams including 1 IMS staff. Leagues will be run through ESPN Fantasy Sports. Draft times TBA. Mandatory captain’s meeting on Sept 30 at Noon or 3 p.m. Play one matchup each week. Individual/Dual Events Date Time Location Horseshoe Singles September 7 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. Shelton Pits Cornhole “Bags” Doubles September 15 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. North Plaza of Rec Center Wallyball Doubles October 6 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. HPE Racquetball Courts Tennis Singles October 15 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Homecoming 5K Fun Run (More information on our website www/sfasu.edu/campusrec.) October 29 Old School Games Day (Battleship, Checkers, Dominoes, Spades, and Chess) November 10 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. Start by 4:30 p.m. Rec Center Meeting Room Pickleball Doubles November 15 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. HPE Courts 4 & 5 Table Tennis Singles November 30 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. HPE Courts 4 & 5 Tennis Complex Tournament will be run by SFA Club Tennis. Cost TBA 8 a.m. Corner of Wilson St. & Starr St. Registration starts Cost: $10/Student, $15 Faculty & Staff/ September 15. Alumni, $30 Community LUMBERjack cup All intramural events/games earn teams points toward the Lumberjack Cup, which will be awarded at the end of the year. Any recognized student organization on campus may participate in this year long event. We wil track points throughout the year. You must register for the event by September 30, 2011 to be involved. 11 Minor Team Sports Registration Play Begins Cost 3 v 3 Basketball League September 8 Free September 6 Free September 6 Free August 29 - Sept 1 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 2 v 2 Sand Volleyball League August 29 - Sept 1 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 6 v 6 Wiffleball League August 29 - Sept 1 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Lumberjack Fall Softball Classic September 12-14 Register in IMS Office 4-Person Golf Scramble 4 v 4 Sand Volleyball Tournament for Breast Cancer Awareness September 17 9 a.m. on IMS Fields M/W/C available September 19-21 September 24 Register in IMS Office 8 a.m. at Woodland HIlls Golf Course September 26-28 October 1 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 12:15 p.m. on Sand Volleyball Courts Captain’s Mtg at Noon 6 v 6 Dodgeball October 10-12 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 4-Person Team Bowling November 28-30 December 2 Register in IMS Office 2 p.m. at Texas Pro Bowl $30/team $35/player $20/team October 13 Free 4:15 p.m. in HPE Captain’s Mtg at 4 p.m. $35/team Offfiiciating Date Clinics Time Location General Officiating August 29 Meeting 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. or 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. SRC Meeting Room Soccer Officials’ Clinic A Clinic: August 30 (Rules Clinic) B Clinic: August 31 (Field Clinic) C Clinic: September 2 (Scrimmages) 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. 1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. SRC Meeting Room Flag Football Officials’ Clinic 1 A Clinic: August 30 (Rules Clinic) B Clinic: August 31 (Field Clinic) C Clinic: September 2 (Scrimmages) 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. 1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. SRC Meeting Room Flag Football Officials’ Clinic 2 A Clinic: September 19 (Rules Clinic) B Clinic: September 20 (Field Clinic) C Clinic: September 21-22 (Shadow Shifts) D Clinic: September 29 (Scrimmages) A Clinic: October 10 (Rules Clinic) B Clinic: August 31 (Court Clinic) C Clinic: September 2 (Scrimmages) 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. 6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. SRC Meeting Room Volleyball Officials’ Clinic IMS Field 1 IMS Fields 1&2 IMS Field 3 IMS Fields 3&4 IMS Field 3 IMS Field 3 IMS Field 3 SRC Meeting Room HPE Court 5 HPE Court 5 Your Ticket To: adventure Get involved in the Outdoor Pursuits program and get outdoors! Challenge yourself climbing on our 34-foot rock wall or joining us on one of our exciting trips. Make new friends in a small, casual environment while expanding your base of skills and stretching your mind! Outdoor Pursuits can help empower you environmentally by instilling an appreciation for the outdoors and arming you with the resources and skills to fully enjoy the outdoors. Outdoor Pursuits Trip Register By Date Cost Camping 101 September 12 September 16-18 $55 Wilderness Survival September 12 September 16-18 $55 Skydiving September 26 October 1 $200 Climbing at Reimerâ€™s Ranch October 10 October 14-16 $110 Paddling at Caddo Lake October 24 October 29-30 $70 Caving at Colorado Bend State Park November 7 November 11-13 $115 Thanksgiving Service: Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Paintball in the Pineywoods November 14 November 23-27 $165 November 28 December 3 $75 Skiing at Wolf Creek December 5, 2011 January 3-9, 2012 $650 Outdoor Pursuits Events Date Time Location 4th Annual Jacks on Belay Climbing Competition 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Student Rec Center Rock Wall November 19 Tony Hensdill: Outdoor Pursuits Graduate Assistant (936) 468-6054 - firstname.lastname@example.org Nathan Rector: Outdoor Pursuits Graduate Assistant (936) 468-6054 - email@example.com 13 The Outdoor Center is here to serve all of your outdoor needs, whether you are looking to rent a tent for your weekend outing with friends or rent a bike to hit the trails. Would you like to venture outdoors, but are a bit nervous to go it alone? You donâ€™t have to! Grab a friend and sign up for one of our great trips, or visit one of our clinics to get more information for your next trip. Whether on or off campus, the Outdoor Center will help you get ready for your next outdoor adventure! Rental Gear Day Week 2 pax Tent - ALPS $4 $10 4 pax Tent - ALPS $6 $15 Backpack - Lowe Alpine $4 $10 Sleeping Bag - Sierra Designs $4 $13 Sleeping Pad $2 $5 Head Lamp - Princeton Tec $3 $8 Backpacking Stove - MSR $4 $12 Fuel Bottle & Fuel $5 $13 Propane Stove - Coleman $4 $12 Cooking Set $3 $8 Cooler $3 $8 Water Pump $4 $12 Water Jug $2 $5 Mountain Bike - Trek 6000 $7 $20 Canoe - Old Town $10 $25 Kayak - Ocean Kayak $10 $25 Weekend rates are DOUBLE the DAILY rate. Your Ticket To: school pride Get excited about SFA and be a part of a team by joining a Campus Rec Sport Club. Making the commitment to a team will ensure positive friendships and frequent physical activity. Clubs vary from judo and rodeo to women’s volleyball. With activities this diverse, you’ll be sure to find something worth your while. You don’t have to be an expert as long as you know how to have fun! JOIN A SPORT CLUB To join a sport club team, you only need to have interest. If you are interested in a particular club, you can contact the Sport Club Office at 468-1434. Each club will hold organizational meetings at the beginning of each semester as well as represent their clubs at orientations and student organization fairs. Once you have expressed your interest to the club officers, it is time to play. START A SPORT CLUB Don’t see a sport club you’re interested in? Start one! You can set up a meeting with one of the Sport Club Graduate Assistants to discuss the process and get assistance and ideas on building an interest in your club, contact the Sport Club Office at (936) 468-1434. 15 Sport Club E-mail Bass Club firstname.lastname@example.org Beep Baseball 936-585-0799 Cycling email@example.com Inline Hockey firstname.lastname@example.org Judo email@example.com Men’s Club Basketball firstname.lastname@example.org Men’s Lacrosse email@example.com Men’s Club Soccer firstname.lastname@example.org Outdoor Adventure Club email@example.com Rodeo firstname.lastname@example.org Rugby email@example.com Club Tennis firstname.lastname@example.org Ultimate Frisbee email@example.com Water Sports firstname.lastname@example.org Women’s Club Soccer email@example.com Women’s Club Volleyball firstname.lastname@example.org Skateboarding email@example.com Student Official’s Association firstname.lastname@example.org Brian Mills: Assistant Director of Intramural Sports, Sport Clubs and Camps (936) 468-1775 - email@example.com Joe Wise: Sport Clubs Graduate Assistant (936) 468-1709 - firstname.lastname@example.org Travis Lankford: Sport Clubs Graduate Assistant (936) 468-6051 - email@example.com Ryan Almon: Sport Clubs Graduate Assistant (936) 468-1434 - firstname.lastname@example.org 16 Your Ticket To: diverse fun Looking for a new way to get involved this semester? Look no further! Campus Rec is your ticket to a variety of special events that will empower your Lumberjack spirit. Round up your friends for our annual Homecoming events, the T-shirt Tie Dye and 5K Fun Run. Show off your volleyball skills for a cause at our Sand Volleyball Tournament to raise awareness for breast cancer or grab a candy cane off our Angel Tree and donate to organizations like the Nacogdoches Animal Shelter just in time for the holidays! Get ready for some diverse fun and join us for these events and more! Visit the Campus Rec website for more details on each event. Special Event Registration Date Time Location Cost Breast Cancer September 26-28 Noon - Rec Center Awareness Sand 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 6 p.m. Sand October 1 Volleyball Tournament Homecoming Tie Dye $20/team Volleyball None October 25 4 p.m. - Courts Rec Center 6 p.m. Courtyard 8 a.m. Corner of $10/student Free Homecoming 5K September 15 - Fun Run October 29 Wilson St. & $25/Faculty, (www.sfasu.edu/cam- IMS Office Starr St. Staff, & Alumni Rec Center $30/community Free pusrec for more info.) Job Fair None October 29 November 15 3 p.m. 6 p.m. Lobby and Meeting Room Angel Tree None November Facility Rec Center 28- Decem- Hours Lobby Varies ber 16 18 Your Ticket To: leadership Take advantage of this all-access ticket to leadership and development! Campus Rec employment offers flexible hours and a positive work environment within walking distance from residence halls and classes. A wide array of available jobs, including Outdoor Pursuits Trip Leader, Intramural Sports Official and Group Exercise Instructor, give students an opportunity to work in an atmosphere they enjoy while gaining experience in their field of interest. Who knows… you may discover that you want to make a career out of the job field you found at Campus Rec! Job Fair Tuesday, November 15 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. EMPLOYEE EXPECTATIONS • A desire to learn • An open mind • A strong work ethic • Strong core values • Honesty and integrity • A creative and imaginative mind • Time commitment • Strong communication skills • Strong ‘team’ philosophy • SFA pride!!! All programs will not be offering job positions every semester. Needs are addressed on a semester basis. Check with the appropriate staff member or visit www.sfasu.edu/campusrec/jobs to find out what jobs are available! INTERNSHIP AND PRACTICUM OPPORTUNITIES The Campus Recreation Department offers abundant opportunities for practicum students or academic internships. During your experience with Campus Recreation, you will gain valuable practical experience in your field of study. Resumes are built on such experiences, and we hope that your time at Campus Recreation will better prepare you for your future career! PROGRAM AREAS PRE-REQUISITES • Aquatics • Facilities & Membership Services • Outdoor Pursuits • Intramural Sports • Fitness & Wellness • Promotions • Sport Clubs • Summer Camps • Internships are open to all students attending SFASU who have completed their sophomore year and who have earned 60 credits. If a student does not have a minimum of 60 credits, the committee must review the application and approve the internship or practicum. • A student must have a GPA of 2.0 and must be in good academic standing with the university. • Students seeking their own internships must discuss their proposals with the appropriate Campus Recreation staff member and they must have approval from the academic department. • Fill out all forms and return them to Janice Casper. All programs will not be offering internships and practicums every semester. Needs are addressed on a semester basis. A learning contract will be set up between the student and supervisor for the duration of the internship and practicum. Internship and practicum needs are flexible and adaptable to meet the needs of the student. All majors are welcome! Janice Casper: Office Manager (936) 468-1569 - JCasper@sfasu.edu 20 Your Ticket To: service At the heart of the facility and every program area is the goal of providing YOU with every opportunity to get involved. This is YOUR ticket to Campus Recreation. You can hit the weights or elliptical on the cardio floor, play a pick-up game in the HPE or Rec Center gym, relax in the lazy river, get a massage at the Wellness Service Center, or let the staff at the Outdoor Center help you plan an adventurous weekend away. Later, swim some laps in the Indoor Pool, or join a sport club and head to practice. Finish out your week at the Intramural Fields to play some ultimate frisbee or flag football. Take advantage of this all-access pass to enhance YOUR SFA EXPERIENCE. FIND THE PERSON IN THE RED SHIRT The Operations Manager is an integral part of Campus Recreationâ€™s daily activities. Operation Managers oversee all program areas and activities and supervise the staff. Anytime one of our activity areas is functioning, an OM will be on duty. The Operations Managers are thoroughly trained to assist with any situation that could arise and have the abilities to ensure our patrons are always in a safe and welcoming environment! The Operations Managers are also First Aid and CPR certified to act as a first responder to any medical emergency. 21 HOURS OF OPERATION Rec Center Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 6 a.m. - Midnight 6 a.m. - 10 p.m. Noon - 10 p.m. Noon - Midnight Administrative Office and Wellness Service Center Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday & Sunday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Rockwall Monday - Thursday Friday & Sunday Saturday 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. 2 p.m. - 7 p.m. Closed Outdoor Center Monday & Friday Tuesday - Thursday Saturday & Sunday 2 p.m. - 7 p.m. 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. Closed Outdoor Pool Open Swim Monday - Sunday 2 p.m. - 7 p.m. HPE & Shelton Gym Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday - Sunday 4 p.m. - 10 p.m. 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Closed HPE Indoor Pool Open Swim Monday & Wednesday Tuesday 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. 6:30 a.m. - 8 a.m. PARTICIPANT POLICIES FOR CAMPUS RECREATION ACTIVITY AREAS • • • • • An SFA I.D. is required to access activity areas. In the Student Recreation Center, members will present their I.D. to be swiped at the Welcome Desk. The magnetic strip on the back of the I.D. will allow employees to verify the student is actively enrolled and the student is cleared to enter. In the HPE Complex, students are to show validated SFA I.D., which is indicated by a semester validation sticker. When entering the HPE Complex, students will receive a shoe tag which must be worn at all times while in activity areas in the HPE. Appropriate workout attire is required in activity areas. • • • • • • • • Food and gum are prohibited in activity areas. Only beverages in a sealable plastic container are allowed. Alcohol, drugs and tobacco products are strictly prohibited. Backpacks and bags must be stored in lockers. Be courteous and respectful of others. Photography and videography are prohibited without approval. Bikes, skateboards and inline skates are prohibited. Pets are prohibited, which the exception of service animals. 22 Your Ticket To: service The Student Recreation Center not only caters to SFA students, but the SFA community as well. Whether you are SFA Faculty/Staff, SFA Alumni, or spouse, we have membership options for you. Check out the information listed or stop by the Student Recreation Center Administration Office for more details. MEMBER SERVICES • You can purchase a membership for as little as one month or as many months at a time as you wish. Membership costs must be paid in full when signing up, unless signed up for payroll deduction. • Any member who chooses to cancel their membership is entitled to a refund of the remaining months left on their membership. To receive a $15 reimbursement for the month, you must cancel on/before the 15th of that month. Any cancellations after the 15th of the month will not be reimbursed for that month. All cancellations must be made in writing. • Payroll deduction is only available for employees (and their families) who receive a paycheck from SFA all 12 months of the year. Your paycheck will be deducted on a monthly basis until you terminate your membership. Payroll deduction cancellations must occur before the last week of the month to avoid a deduction for the next month. 23 • Members who are paying through payroll deduction must pay their first month up front. After the first month, payments for membership will be taken directly from their paychecks. The first month payment will be $30 until after the 15th of each month, where it will be prorated to $15 until the end of the month. • Students taking only online classes have their Student Recreation Center Fee waived by the University; therefore, they must purchase a “Student” membership for access to the Student Recreation Center. Students who enroll in classes but withdraw later from the university will be not be eligible to use the Student Recreation Center. MEMBERSHIP COSTS CONTINUING STUDENT/ FACULTY/STAFF ALUMNI Eligible Member $30 per month $55 per month Spouse $30 per month $55 per month Dependent 5-15 years (Family Hours Only) $12.50 per month Dependent 16+ years $30 per month $55 per month Guest Pass $5 per visit (must be sponsored) $10 per visit (must be sponsored) $25 per month Although membership prices are broken down by the month, members must pay their full membership cost when signing up for the membership. The only membership eligible for billing monthly are those signed up as a payroll deduction. LOCKER/TOWEL SERVICE Locker Rental Towel Service MONTHLY COST PAYROLL DEDUCTION $4 per month $3 per month $4 per month $3 per month Lockers are available for rent by members in each of the locker rooms at the prices above. Towel service will provide members a fresh, clean, folded shower-size towel waiting for them any time it is needed for a quick shower in the facility. Kenny Norris Assistant Director for Facilities and Membership Services (936) 468-1856 - norriskL@sfasu.edu Dan Belcher Graduate Assistant for Facilities and Membership Services (936) 468-1662 - email@example.com BIRTHDAY PARTIES Let Campus Rec host your childâ€™s birthday party! Every party includes one hour of activity and one hour in a party tent as well as a party host, decorations, and a cake. Parties are available at the Outdoor Pool and Rock Wall for various ages. More information can be found on the Campus Rec website at www.sfasu.edu/campusrec. 24 Your Ticket To: staying connected Campus Rec is your ticket to staying connected through our many social media venues. Follow us on Twitter or read our informative and helpful blogs! You can use our social media sites as your all-access pass to what is going on, whether it be upcoming events, trends, or just conversing online with your fellow Lumberjacks. Join us on Facebook and tag yourself and your friends on our Facebook site or watch our monthly fitness podcasts on YouTube! Sign up with our JackText program to receive information about events. Everything you need to know about what is going on at Campus Rec is just a click away! Blogger sfacampusrec.blogspot.com This blog is meant to dive into the events and services SFA Campus Recreation has to offer. We want YOU to feel connected and have a sense of belonging. Posts will be added twice weekly beginning in the fall. They cover everything from special events to helpful tips to help you get through this semester and make the most of your SFA experiece. Enjoy! YouTube youtube.com/sfacampusrec Our YouTube channel is your ticket to monthly fitness podcast, program-specific informational videos, major event wrap-ups and more! Facebook Campus Recreation - SFA Rec Center Get involved with Campus Rec on Facebook! New pictures are uploaded every Monday! Check out what your friends are doing and tag yourself at our events! Check our Facebook page for updates and new information on what is happening now at Campus Rec. Follow us on Twitter to get up-to-date news on inclement weather, event registration deadlines, reduced facility hours, and more! Twitter SFACampusRec Get information through text messages through SFAâ€™s new JackText program! Receive text messages from the only the areas you specifiy. Sign up at www.sfasu.edu/jacktext. 26