Happy Recreation & Fitness Day! On this day in 1950, NIRSA was formed. And in 1999, members voted to declare this a holiday within the collegiate recreation world. Take this opportunity to “celebrate and share the positive benefits of recreational sports, fitness and wellness (from NIRSA’s website). What are your plans?

How you can get involved

1. Learn more on NIRSA’s website (click here)

2. Get a NIRSA history lesson (click here)

3. Celebrate the Centennial of Collegiate Recreation (click here)

4. Share your videos, plans, and stories on Twitter: 

5. See what others have planned for Rec Day:

6. Read up on the Top 5 Resources for Collegiate Recreation Professionals