2021

  • September 15, 2021

    Outdoor Fitness Classes Fall 2021

    Western Campus Recreation is pleased to be able to offer outdoor fitness classes for students with current memberships. Offerings will include classes like Bootcamp, Pilates and Yoga. Outdoor fitness classes are free for the fall, and only open to students with current memberships.  (Read full entry)


  • September 10, 2021

    2021 Fall Intramurals

    Registration for Outdoor Fall Intramurals & Esports Intramurals are now open. Sports include: BEACH VOLLEYBALL, FLAG FOOTBALL, FLAG RUGBY 7s, ICE HOCKEY, SLO-PITCH & 3-PITCH SOFTBALL, SOCCER & 7-ON-7 SOCCER, SPIKEBALL, ULTIMATE FRISBEE. For more information visit Intramurals on this webpage or click on this article.     (Read full entry)


  • September 3, 2021

    Campus Recreation Fall 2021 Programming

    Western Campus Recreation reopens today to all Western students will a current fall membership, after 3 days of training for its new and returning staff. Hours of operation will expand starting Monday Sept 6, see main page of website at www.uwo.ca/campusrec for more details. Lockers are for DAY USE ONLY. Reservations are required for in-person workout spaces and outdoor classes.  (Read full entry)


  • September 3, 2021

    FAQs Fall 2021

    FAQs for Western Campus Recreation in-person programming. The Western Sport and Recreation team is excited to support in-person student programming while meeting provincial, local health and university guidelines and providing robust cleaning and safety protocols. For more information and FAQs visit this page. (Read full entry)


  • Aug 30, 2021

    WSRC Closed for Staff Training

    The WSRC will be closed Monday August 30 - Thursday September 2 for our annual all-staff training. We will reopen on Friday, Sept 3. And additional programming and services will resume next week. Watch for more details.  (Read full entry)


  • August 3, 2021

    Spikeball Summer Intramural Tournament

    Registration for Summer Intramural Spikeball Tournaments are open now. We have Men's, Women's and Co-Ed teams available. Registration for the Men's and Women's closes on Monday, August 9 at 11:59pm. Registration for the Co-Ed Teams close on Monday, August 16 @ 11:59pm. Tournaments will take place outdoors. WINNING TEAM GETS PURPLE SHIRTS (Read full entry)


  • July 14, 2021

    Campus Recreation Open to Students enrolled in a Summer Course or Term

    With the province of Ontario moving into Step 3, Western Campus Recreation is excited to be able to reopen some indoor facilities for programming for current Western students who are taking a summer course or enrolled in a summer term. PLEASE NOTE: The WSRC is only open to current spring/summer students. Access will not be permitted to others at this time and we will not be selling memberships.  (Read full entry)


  • June 24, 2021

    NOW Hiring for Fall/Winter Student Roles

    Sport and Recreation is hiring NOW for a large variety of Fall/Winter roles! Apply now for student positions starting this Fall 2021. Applications for positions will start to open June 22, 2021. Most positions will be posted for 45 days. Sport and Recreation has a wide range of employment, volunteer and work-study opportunities. Visit this article for more information on available roles and how to apply.  (Read full entry)


  • June 12, 2021

    Outdoor Fitness Classes

    With the province moving forward with reopening, Western Campus Recreation is excited to be able to offer some outdoor fitness classes, starting the week of June 14. Offerings will include classes like Bootcamp, Pilates and Yoga. Outdoor fitness classes are free for the summer and only open to current Western students enrolled in a Summer 2021 course.  (Read full entry)


  • June 10, 2021

    Summer 2021 Digital Programs

    Live digital fitness classes throughout the week, esports intramurals, Learn to Run - virtual program, and pre-recorded active living and informational videos, we hope you will check out our new Spring/Summer offerings and join us for some Mustangs active-living and community connections. All our Spring/Summer digital classes are open to the Western campus community. For information about campus openings and closures visit https://www.uwo.ca/coronavirus/updates/index.html#  (Read full entry)


  • April 14, 2021

    Summer 2021 Esports Intramural Leagues

    Western Mustangs Esports Online Intramurals are happening again, starting May 2021. We're always committed to providing intramural activities any way we know how, and we’re hosting online gaming as a means to offer alternative programming. Want to try something new? Or looking for a good distraction?  (Read full entry)


  • April 8, 2021

    Learn to Run - Virtual Program

    The purpose of the 5km Learn to Run training program is to prepare you to be able to run 5km without walking. The best news? No prior running experience is necessary to learn how to train for a 5km. If you can walk and run, you can finish this program. Click here for more info.  (Read full entry)


  • April 1, 2021

    WSRC, TRAC and Facility Closures

    As the Ontario government is moving the province into an 'emergency break', we will be temporarily closing our indoor facilities including the Western Student Recreation Centre (WSRC) and Thompson Athletic and Recreation Centre (TRAC). Robust digital programming will continue in Campus Recreation and Sport. More information will be updated here as it becomes available.  (Read full entry)


  • March 31, 2021

    We're Hiring for Summer and Fall/Winter Student Roles!

    Sport and Recreation is hiring now for a large variety of spring/summer roles! We will be hiring hundreds of student staff for summer roles like fitness attendant, membership services, event staff, statistician coordinator and more. See https://recruit.uwo.ca/ for current roles. More to be posted over the next couple of weeks.  (Read full entry)


  • March 29, 2021

    March is Nutrition Month

    Hey #Mustangs! Are you looking for an inexpensive, healthy meal inspiration? Learn to make Tofu Scramble, Black Bean Casserole, Sweet Potato Brownies and Black Bean Nachos! Even better, all of these recipes are budget friendly and made with limited ingredients! Click here for more info.  (Read full entry)


  • March 10, 2021

    WSRC Pool Reopens for Swimming Reservations

    We are excited to announce that the pool in the Western Student Recreation Centre opens for swimming reservations starting Thursday, March 11. For more information about detailed new procedures, policies and a link to make reservations, click on this article. (Read full entry)


  • February 19, 2021

    Indoor Skating and Jogging - Reservations Required

    Indoor Skating and Jogging in the Thompson Recreation Athletic Centre begins for interested Western students on Monday, February 22. Reservations are required and will open on Saturday, February 20. Masks are required at all times. For more information and requirements, visit this page. (Read full entry)


  • February 16, 2021

    FAQs: Campus Recreation Phased Reopening of WSRC and TRAC in-person programming

    Western Campus Recreation will be starting a phased reopening on Monday, February 22. Bookings for those spaces will open on February 20. The Western Sport and Recreation team is excited to start with a phased reopening of the WSRC for in-person student programming while meeting provincial guidelines and providing robust cleaning and safety protocols. Masks must be worn at all times while in the facilities. For more information and FAQs visit this page. (Read full entry)


  • January 5, 2021

    Mustangs Winter 2021 Digital Programming

    From live digital fitness classes every day, esports opportunities, to pre-recorded active living and informational videos, we hope you will check out our offerings and join us for some Mustangs active-living and community connections. All our online Winter digital classes are FREE for the Western campus community. For information about campus openings and closures visit https://www.uwo.ca/coronavirus/updates/index.html#  (Read full entry)