Adventure Rec

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MOvember Madness Reverse Climbing Competition 

Date: Monday, November 1, 2021 – Wednesday, December 15, 2021  

Time: N/A 

Location: Andrews Student Recreation and Wellness Center: Climbing Wall 

Description: Staff at the climbing wall will be setting routes each week using different themes.  Climbers can vote on their favorite climbing routes using their loose change.  Each week staff members will be eliminated until only one remains and is crowned route setter of the year!  All proceeds collected will be donated to Movember, a charity that funds research and initiatives to end prostate and testicular cancer and supports the mental health of men.   

Registration/Price:  

Contact: R.J. Markowitz ramarkowitz@ysu.edu or 330-941-1964 


Ongoing Fall 2021 Semester Programs: 

 

          The Mile High Club 

Date: Ongoing 

Time: M-F 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm 

Location: Andrews Student Recreation and Wellness Center: Climbing Wall 

Description: Do you have what it takes to join the ranks of the Mile-High Club? By climbing to the top of our wall 100 times, you’ve climbed a total of a mile in the air. Once you complete the mile, you can wear your free and NEWLY DESIGNED t-shirt with pride!  

Cost: FREE for YSU students and Rec Center Members with valid YSU ID 

Registration: Climbing Wall  

Contact: R.J. Markowitz ramarkowitz@ysu.edu or 330-941-1964 

 

Fresh Route Friday 

Date: Ongoing 

Time: M-F 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm 

Location: Andrews Student Recreation and Wellness Center: Climbing Wall 

Description: Each week the climbing wall will feature a fresh route or two for you to try. You will receive a punch card; if it is punched 10 times in 14 weeks, you will receive a t-shirt. Download the Youngstown State University app to check in! 

Cost: FREE for YSU students and Rec Center Members with valid YSU ID  

Registration: Climbing Wall 

Contact: R.J. Markowitz ramarkowitz@ysu.edu or 330-941-1964  

 

Adventure Rec Outdoor Gear and Kayaks  

Date: Ongoing 

Time: During Adventure Rec Resource Center Hours 

Location: Adventure Rec Resource Center 

Description: Camp, hike, and now KAYAK on a budget! Backpacks, tents, coolers, chairs, cooking equipment, sleeping bags, hammocks, kayaks, and more are available for rent with a college budget in mind. We also have plenty of information on-site to help you decide where your next outdoor adventure is going to be! 

Cost: Varies depending on gear/number of nights.  

Registration: Gear can be viewed at /campus-recreation-and-wellness/adventure-rec-resource-center and checked out in the Adventure Rec Resource Center 

Contact: R.J. Markowitz ramarkowitz@ysu.edu or 330-941-1964  

 

Custom Team Building Programs 

Date: Ongoing 

Time: Various 

Location: Andrews Student Recreation and Wellness Center 

Description: Elevate your team, group, or staff to the next level with a team building and challenge course program from Adventure Rec. We offer a wide variety of games that promote and develop the skills that that help groups, student organizations, classes, teams, and student staff members elevate their productivity.  

Cost: Varies 

Registration: Submit a teambuilding form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1PJBxIOItteVHODXzXUwPEUM7_OlDRiww-Job5CBsQMA/viewform?edit_requested=true  for a quote specific to your group. 

Contact: R.J. Markowitz ramarkowitz@ysu.edu or 330-941-1964