Fitness & Wellness

Personal Training

CRC Personal Training Session

WCU Campus Recreation offers regular exercise programming, special events, certifications and training and more for the campus community.

Finals Week Group X Schedule

Holiday Break Group X Schedule

Group X Class Descriptions

Make time to de-stress between your study sessions or get away from your office by squeezing in your physical activity with our Group X program fitness classes. Classes are offered Monday through Sunday. Fall semester group x passes are $10 to attend as many classes as you want from August 27 - December 7. Don't delay getting into your classes and get your pass today! 

Non-members (faculty/staff/spouses/life partners/retirees) interested in participating in Fall Aqua X only can purchase a pass for $25.00 from the Campus Recreation Center. For more information please visit the Campus Recreation Center front desk or call 227-7069. Registration & payment is accepted any time the CRC is open.

Achieve your health and wellness goals with the help of a Personal Trainer. Education is the Key to a Healthy You!
A trainer can:

  • Assess your health history and level of conditioning.          
  • Create and accomplish long and short term fitness goals.
  • Ensure a safe and effective workout.
  • Learn new training skills.
  • Enhance your mind, body, and spirit.
  • Improve your overall fitness.
  • Reach or maintain a healthy weight.

Fitness Assessment
A fitness assessment is an excellent way to begin your personal workout program. Fitness Assessments help determine your individual baseline fitness level by measuring your individual strengths and weaknesses. The results of the fitness assessment assist in determining the best fitness program for your individual needs.

A fitness assessment includes the following assessments:

  • Resting heart rate and blood pressure
  • Circumferences and body composition
  • Muscular strength and endurance
  • Cardiovascular fitness and flexibility

    A fitness assessment is required before you begin personal training and is included in the cost of all personal training packages.

Your Personal Program
These packages are designed for individuals who are self-motivated and want to work independently. A personal trainer will develop an exercise program specifically to fit your goals.
     Phase I     $50
     Fitness Assessment, 2 Personal Training Sessions, and a Personal Exercise Program (8 weeks).
     Phase II    $35
     1 Reassessment/Personal Training Session, and Personal Exercise Program (8 weeks).

Individual Training Sessions
These packages are designed for clients who are looking for someone to keep them motivated and accountable. Each package includes a fitness assessment plus the number of indicated sessions.*
     One Session               $20
     Five Sessions             $65
     Ten Sessions              $110
*All personal training sessions are 1 hour in length.

Small Group Training
These packages are designed for a group of 2-6 individuals and incorporate individual coaching from a certified personal trainer. To get the most out of your sessions, it is recommended that your group has a common goal and similar workouts.
     Four Sessions          $25/person
     Eight Sessions         $50/person

*All personal training packages are nonrefundable. Single and Five session packages are good for 60 days from the original date of purchase. Ten session packages are good for 120 days from the original date of purchase.


Express RAD
Friday, September 21, 3:00-4:00pm, Studio 2
In this program, a R.A.D. certified instructor will discuss safety tips and strategies for preventing sexual assault. You will also have the chance to practice a few self defense techniques that could be used to escape a violent encounter.

Partner Yoga

Friday, October 19, 3:00-4:00pm, Studio 2
Partner yoga is a type of yoga that is perfect for sharing your practice and connecting on a deeper level. This yoga class can not only build balance and offer a deeper stretch by using your partner's body, but it also brings some play and fun to the mat. No partner necessary but bring a friend, significant other, or co-worker if you would like!


Wednesday, November 14, 7:30-8:15pm, Studio 1
Join guest instructor, certified POUND instructor, Julie Johnson for this exciting new class called POUND. POUND is one of the world's first cardio jam session inspired by the infectious, energizing and sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums. Using Ripstix, lightly weighted drumsticks engineered specifically for exercising, POUND transforms drumming into an incredibly effective way of working out. The workout is easily modifiable for all fitness levels.


Cross Training Challenge 2018

Cross Training Challenge 2018 has concluded. Thank you to everyone who participated!

The Cross Training Challenge is back for Spring 2018! Review the directions below and the CTC tracking form to learn the details of what's happening this year.

Dates: Monday, January 22 - Sunday, March 4, 2018


  • Choose two of the following categories: cardio, strength, or other. All participants must complete the wellness category.
  • Complete the designated amount of days of your chosen categories.
  • Once you've completed 100% of your two choice categories and the wellness category, turn your form into the CRC.

T-shirts will be ordered at the conclusion of the program. Once they arrive an email will be sent to those who completed the challenge to pick up their hard earned shirt!

Registration:  Click on the Register Now button on this page.

2018 Tracking Form is below.
CTC Tracking Form

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