5k Partner Run & 2mi Walk
Lumberjack Stadium. Please enter through the north stadium gates, where you will find check-in tables.
Here's your chance to have a FREE fun run with your family before you tailgate the football game! This 5k run is a partner run: Father/Daughter, Father/Son, Mother/Daughter, Mother/Son, Sibling/Sibling, or Other/Other. The first 100 runners through the gate will get a special gift, and we have awards for the winning teams as well as light refreshments.
NAU Students: Please sign your team up at www.imleagues.com/nau. You may also wait and sign up on the morning of the event, Saturday 9/27. The event begins at 8am. Registration will be 7am-7:45am at the entrance to Lumberjack Stadium, where the NAU Soccer Team plays, adjacent to the Recreation Center.
For the 5k Run Course Map, click here: https://www.google.com/maps/ms?msid=212326421655874048073.0004ca89836de4c4ca08d&msa=0
For the 2mi Walk Course Map, click here: https://www.google.com/maps/ms?msid=212326421655874048073.0004c584a0bc500780e61&msa=0
Please contact Erik.Jaeke@nau.edu with any questions!
Family Weekend Yoga
HLC,Exercise Suite 1
This morning yoga class builds strength and flexibility. Poses are sequenced to provide a complete body workout while cultivating body awareness and mindfulness. No experience necessary, family and friends are welcome to start Saturday off feeling refreshed and rejuvenated!
Celebration of Academic Achievement
This Celebration is a public event, but recognition at the event is by invitation only. The event will honor a select group of undergraduate students who have earned a GPA of 3.5 or better based on completion of a minimum of 30 units at NAU at the end of the Spring 2014 semester.
Family Weekend Aerial Adventure Challenge
The Challenge Course at NAU on the corner of Pine Knoll and South Huffer Drive.
Climb, traverse, jump, and zip line at heights 40' above the ground on the Challenge Course at NAU. Groups start the course every hour and the experience will run approximately 2 hours. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, athletic closed toed shoes, and dress for the weather. Each participant will be required to complete a liability waiver prior to the experience. Waivers will be provided onsite and can be downloaded ahead of time from http://nau.edu/Recreation-Services/Outdoors/Forms/. Learn more about the Challenge Course by visiting http://nau.edu/Recreation-Services/Challenge-Course/Challenge-Course/
- $10 per person.
- Pre-Registration is recommended. Participants can pre-register by visiting the Campus Recreation Front Desk or calling 928-523-1733 or on site day of.
Family Weekend Climb
HLC Recreation Center- Climbing Wall
Drop in and experience Campus Recreation's Climbing Wall. The wall is 38 feet high, with ten ropes, state of the art texture, and routes for beginner to advanced climbers. No experience necessary, our staff will show you the ropes! Climbing and gear usage (harness & shoes) is just $5 for non-students and free for NAU students. Each climber will be required to complete an informed consent form prior to climbing. Minors must have a guardian's signature on the form. The form can be completed at the wall or ahead of time by downloading it from nau.edu/outdoors.
Capital Assets Parking lot P64. Just south of the Skydome parking lot.
Cost: Adults $14.50, Children $7.50 (Students with a meal plan are free). Join NAU Dining Services for a BBQ and family fun before the big game. Meal Plans and Dining Dollars accepted, or get tickets through the Central Ticket Office.