Feb ’19 | Mason Rec Celebrates George Mason Month!

Posted: February 7, 2019 at 11:42 am, Last Updated: February 7, 2019 at 4:36 pm

The City of Fairfax has proclaimed the month of February is George Mason Month!


Join us for our annual #RECDAY!

REC DAY is Friday 22nd and we are celebrating it all week long! We will be giving away things all week long with EXTRA surprises on Friday the 22nd so we can see HOW YOU REC!

We will be giving away prizes and swag all week, so be sure to follow us and tag us on social media the week of REC DAY!

I want to REC!

Outdoor Adventures

February Adventures

Our Outdoor Adventures program has a month full of trips! Get out there and embrace the elements with snowshoeing or hike the Appalachian Trail!

Find your next trip!

Fitness & Wellness

POUND Your Stress!

Mason Recreation Fitness’ new class POUND is taking campus by storm! Don’t miss the chance to get a full body workout while becoming the beat to the class!

Check out what you’ve missed!

Check out when the next class is!

LOVE Your Body Week!

The last week of February is “Love Your Body Week” and on the 27th Mason Rec Fitness will be conducting FREE Health Screenings in the AFC Classroom from 4-7p.  Our personal trainers will measure your bio-metrics and put you on your new path!

What else is happening with fitness? 

Intramural Sports


Become a Champion!

Mason Intramurals start next week! Squad up and cheer on your friends because the season starts February 10!

Register up today!


Pitch In On The Piedmont

The EDGE is looking for volunteers to contribute to the Piedmont Trail and The EDGE’s challenge courses. The event is April 13 but slots will go quick!

Help protect the environment and the future of The EDGE

Certification Courses

CPR /AED & First Aid Classes

Be prepared for any situation, as well as boost your resume by becoming CPR / AED certified!  We have two classes this month so don’t wait for disaster to strike, take action!

Get Certified

Wilderness First Responder Course

If you are interested in emergency medicine or you often find yourself in the backcountry, this course is a MUST to help you be prepared for any situation!

Certify Me!

Facility Feature

Skyline is home to your very own climbing wall! Even if you can’t get outside, you can reach new heights!

Start your climb!

NYC Bus Trip

Join Mason Recreation and Student Involvement for the New York City Bus Trip on April 20th. Spots will fill up fast!

Visit the Big Apple

Dive In Movie

In case you missed it, we did not have a Drive In Movie but a DIVE IN MOVIE featuring The Meg!

See what you missed!

Fitness Tip:

Good Squats Require Good Form

Squats are crucial for power, but improper form could do more harm than good.  Chest up, slide your hips back and push through your heels.

Ok! Tell me more!

Well-Being Corner

Growth Mindset: “The belief that your basic qualities are things you can cultivate through your efforts. Although people may differ in every which way everyone can change and grow through application and experience.” – Carol Dweck

Want More Savings?

By showing your valid Mason ID at Modell’s in either Arlington, Potomac Mills, Reston or Springfield take an additional 15% off your total purchase!

Fitness with a BANG

If you missed the BANG Master class on Jan. 28, don’t worry you can view the album here!

BANG is a high-intensity, power dance that packs serious attitude!

See what you missed!

Now Hiring!

Fun Fact: Mason Recreation hires the most student employees!

We’re currently looking for lifeguards, camp counselors and graphic designers!

Hire Me!

Employees of the Month of January 2019!

Jake Merkel – Marketing, Christy Pagsibigan – Outdoor Venues, Elisabeth Johnson – AFC, Daniel Marzluf – Fitness, Adrian Acuna – RAC