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February 4, 2019

INTRO TO WINTER CAMPING, VOLUNTEERING WITH THE OUTDOOR PROGRAM, OUTDOOR JOBS FAIR,  SURF & SUP - POOL BASED TRAINING - SINGLE SESSION, WEDNESDAY NIGHT ICE, CLIMB CASCADE, BEGINNER BELAY CLINIC, WOMEN ON THE WALL, VALENTNE'S PARTNER YOGA, LADIES WHO LIFT 

Person in winter clothes in a snow cave

Keep warm when it’s cold. Learn how to prepare yourself to not only survive but thrive while winter camping. How to dress properly, how to set up camp, and how to stay warm are all part of this program. We will set up a winter camp at Bagley and cook a dinner fit for an Ice King.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 5- 8PM
Register By: Noon, Monday, February 4
Meet: Bagley Nature Area Classroom
Cost: $5 UMD Students/ $9 Others

Event Link HERE

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Do you love the outdoors and have a desire to share it with others? The
Outdoor Program is always seeking new student staff members for a variety of
opportunities. You don’t need to be an expert in the wilderness to join us and
there will be opportunities to fit your schedule, with lots of free training.
Meet: Sports and Health Center Room 191
We will have regular meetings and activities throughout the semester on
Tuesdays at 5pm. To get details on what the topics are or how to get involved,
email Ryley (olive255@d.umn.edu). Even if you can’t make the meetings, we can get you involved.

Phone: (218)-926-7128
Stop by: 153 Sports & Health Center
Email: rsop@d.umn.edu
www.umdrsop.org

Event Link HERE

Animated person with RSOP shirt on, standing next to trees

Need a summer job? Looking for a great internship or employment after graduation? Interested in learning more about outdoor and environmental education professions? Join us to meet with representatives from summer camps, canoe camps, resource management and government agencies, environmental education centers, and others that will be on hand to answer your questions and talk about opportunities in outdoor and environmental education.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 9:30AM- 2PM

Meet: Kirby Student Center Main Hallway
Cost: Free!
Phone: (218)-926-7128
Stop by: 153 Sports & Health Center
Email: rsop@d.umn.edu
www.umdrsop.org

Event Link HERE

Student on surf board in pool

SINGLE SESSION - UMD POOL BASED - SURF & SUP TRAINING 205103
Learn about paddling technique, awareness of board trim, turning skills, ducking waves, how to pop up into a stance and balance. Strength and endurance will be developed through interval training on and off the surfboards with basic submerged hypoxic training to help you improve your comfort under water. This is a great chance to meet others interested in surfing, determine if you want to buy a Surf & SUP Pass for Fall Semester, learn about equipment, risk management and ettiquette. Choose from five different pool sessions.
TUESDAY (8:30-10:00PM) JANUARY 29, FEBRUARY 5, MARCH 26
FRIDAYS (9:00- 10:30AM) FEBRUARY 8, MARCH 22
We Provide: Boards, Accessories, Instruction
You Provide: Swimsuit, Towel
Cost: $8 per session for UMD Students / $15 per session for Others

Event Link HERE

Student in winter clothing climbing an ice wall

Try ice climbing at a fun, hidden ice climb located within Chester Park, five minutes from campus. An excellent opportunity for beginners to see what ice climbing is all about. Instruction and equipment included!

WEDNESDAYS IN JAN & FEB, 4:30-8:00PM

Register By: 4PM Day Of, Walk-ups Accepted
We Provide: All necassary climbing gear, and transportation.
You Provide: Warm clothes, headlamp, snacks, water bottle
Meet: At the RSOP Rental Center
Cost: $5 UMD Students/$25 Others

Phone: (218)-926-7128
Stop by: 153 Sports & Health Center
Email: rsop@d.umn.edu
www.umdrsop.org

Event Link HERE

Students holding ropes next to rock wall with "Beginner Belay Clinic" text over them

Learn how to belay in a low pressure, out of the way, reduced-stress environment. Specialized instruction for beginning climbers/belayers. Instruction and equipment included.
5:00PM-8:00PM
SESSION 1: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5
SESSION 2: WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27
Meet: North Shore Wall
Cost: Free No registration required

Phone: (218)-926-7128
Stop by: 153 Sports & Health Center
Email: rsop@d.umn.edu
www.umdrsop.org

Event Link HERE

"Women on the Wall" Text over a rock climbing wall background

Calling all female-identifying people! Join us at the Inland Wall, located on the far side of the ice-rink! Beginners are always welcome. Bring your friends! This session is led by female identifying instructors. Instruction and equipment included.
EVERY WEDNESDAY (8-10PM)
Meet: Inland Wall
Cost: Free with UMD ID/$5 Others
Register at the RSOP Main Office or just show up with your UMD ID

Phone: (218)-926-7128
Stop by: 153 Sports & Health Center
Email: rsop@d.umn.edu

Event Link HERE

Pink Valentines Day with logo of two people doing yoga

A wonderful event for all UMD students and staff, bring a partner and share in a relaxing hour where you will learn and practice the art of yoga. This has been a very popular event, so register early!

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 7-8PM
Meet: Gold Room, 96 SpHC
Cost: $1/person

Phone: (218)-926-7128
Stop by: 153 Sports & Health Center
Email: rsop@d.umn.edu
www.umdrsop.org

Event Link HERE

"Ladies who Lift" text next to a logo of someone lifting

Designed for women who want to learn or perfect their weight training technique. Held in our private personal training studio, this is the perfect chance to learn lifting basics in a comfortable, supportive environment. Come to one session or several!

TUESDAYS, 7-8PM, FROM JANUARY 22 - APRIL 30

Meets: SpHC 33 (Basement)
Cost: FREE!

Phone: (218)-926-7128
Stop by: 153 Sports & Health Center
Email: rsop@d.umn.edu
www.umdrsop.org

Event Link HERE