National Recreational Sports & Fitness Day

On February 22, 2013 Hampden-Sydney College held its third annual celebration for National Recrational Sports & Fitness Day.  This nationwide celebration is conducted on college campuses across the country as a way to raise awareness for the importance of campus recreation and fitness. Below are highlights from this year's event!

Our staff was on hand to give away some of our great prizes for the competitions we held and H-SC Athletics water bottle and koozies to all participants!

water bottle

With our average daily total of 150 users, we were very glad to see almost 300 members come out to celebrate National Recreational Sports & Fitness Day!


Our competition this year was a timed avent involving a variety of activities such as pull-ups, push-ups, a shuttle run, sit-ups and bench press.

Congratulations to this year's winners!

1st Place winner of a $100 Wal-Mart gift card
Sean Clark

2nd Place winner of a $50 Shogun gift card
Bryan Talbert

3rd Place winner of a $25 Sheetz gift card
Mike Larkins