Recreation and Leisure Events

Visit the Student Recreation Center - Summer Hours

Check out some Fitness Classes this summer at the Recreation Center:

Group Exercise Schedule

Enjoy the Campus Recreation Pool

SEAHAWK ADVENTURE SUMMER 2015 TRIPS

Sign up here - or stop by our office any time we're open. Hours here


Surf Clinics


Whether you're brand new to surfing or just need a refresher, our surf clinic will have you catching waves and enjoying one of the coolest parts about living in Wilmington. We have longboards that are great for beginners to learn on and our instructors are trained to teach you the basics of paddling on a surfboard, watching for waves, and popping up on your board to ride them! You don't need to have been on a surfboard to come on this clinic, but you should have basic swimming ability and water comfort. Cost includes transportation, surf instruction and surfboard use.


Date/Time: Saturday, May 23, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Thursday, May 21

Date/Time: Saturday, June 6, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Thursday, June 4

Date/Time: Saturday, June 27, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Thursday, June 25

Date/Time: Saturday, July 11, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Thursday, July 9

Date/Time: Sunday, July 19, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Friday, July 17


Sunset Stand Up Paddleboarding at Banks Channel and Whiskey Creek


Join Seahawk Adventures as we take a stand up paddleboarding (SUP) tour of Banks Channel (located between Harbor Island and Wrightsville Beach). After a short SUP lesson, we’ll paddle by waterfront homes and sailboats, before enjoying a bit of peace and tranquility paddling through a salt marsh. You don’t need to have paddleboarded before, but should have basic swimming ability. Cost includes transportation, SUP instruction and paddleboard use.


Date/Time: Friday, May 29, 4:00pm - 8:00pm at BANKS CHANNEL
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Wednesday, May 27

Date/Time: Tuesday, June 9, 4:00pm - 8:00pm at BANKS CHANNEL
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Sunday, June 7

Date/Time: Thursday, June 25, 4:00pm - 8:00pm at WHISKEY CREEK
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Tuesday, June 23

Date/Time: Thursday, July 9, 4:00pm - 8:00pm at BANKS CHANNEL
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Tuesday, July 7


Kayaking at Oak Island


Oak Island is a short drive from Wilmington but a great spot to continue your exploration of the Atlantic Coast and Intracoastal Waterway. After a short kayak lesson, we’ll paddle amongst salt marsh and along a forested shore, while keeping an eye out for wildlife. Bring a friend or just yourself and enjoy getting away from the city for the day. You don’t need any kayaking experience, but should be able to swim to go on this trip. Cost includes transportation, kayak use, and basic kayak instruction.


Date/Time: Saturday, May 30, 10:00am - 4:00pm at OAK ISLAND
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Thursday, May 28


Cape Fear River Kayaking


Come with us on a relaxing early summer kayaking trip on the Cape Fear River. This is a great beginner trip, as our staff will teach you kayaking basics before we take a leisurely paddle down the river, with plenty of breaks along the way to watch for wildlife and enjoy warmer weather in Wilmington. You don't need to have kayaked before, but should have basic swimming ability to come on this trip. Cost includes transportation and kayak use.


Date/Time: Saturday, June 13, 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Students: $18.00, Faculty/Staff: $20.00, Guests: $25.00
Signup Deadline: Thursday, June 11

 

For more information on Recreation and Leisure visit the Campus Recreation website.


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