MizzouRec offers plenty of options for the student body at work and at play. The MU Student Recreation Complex, the outdoor Stankowski Field area and other facilities provide students with ways to keep in shape, compete and relax. Mizzou’s extensive sports and competition programs include both intramural (RecSports) and extramural (Club Sports) competition. The Jungle Gym fitness center can accommodate more than 300 people at a time for cardio, strength and conditioning work, while heavy lifting takes place in the Pump Room. Students and members can swim laps in the 50-meter pool and float down a lazy river in the Tiger Grotto. MizzouRec has facilities for virtually any sport or recreation activity imaginable.
Student Affairs in a sentence
- From intramurals to traveling teams, MizzouRec offers more than 40 club sports and RecSports.
- Mizzou’s aquatic center has more than 1.5 million gallons of water in four pools, some for competition and some for play.
- Sports Illustrated on Campus named the renovated and expanded Student Recreation Complex the best in the country in 2005.
- The Jungle Gym fitness area features 100 cardio machines, 50 plate-loaded machines for strength and conditioning, and 24 flat-screen TVs.