James Madison University

2018 Schedule of Events


OPEN FREE Professional Development Event - Sunday, July 8

Sunday, July 8, 2018 at James Madison University, Virginia 1:00pm to 4:00pm (check-in for the workshop begins at 12:30pm)

The OPEN National Training Team will be hosting a 3-hour preconference event in partnership with the VA Health & Physical Activity Institute.

OPEN National Trainers will host a 3-hour professional development for all physical educators, grades K-12. This event will focus on outcomes-based instruction using learning modules and activities available for free on OPENPhysEd.org.

All attendees will receive a certificate of completion via email 10 days after the training is complete. To register for this free event please go to: https://goo.gl/forms/9cp2ls9OgAdJZJLL2 & register for the HPAI https://jmu.irisregistration.com/Home?code=HPAI2018Individual

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Special HPAI & JMU Event - Tuesday, July 10

JMU’s University Recreation Center (UREC) & HPAI Team Up!
Tuesday evening UREC will be motivating the HPAI into Motion by providing diverse ways to move and have fun. See what JMU students have to say.

UREC is an award-winning recreation facility, originally opened in 1996 and recently added 137,815 square feet.  The UREC Mission is to promote and advance healthy lifestyles through educational programs, participation opportunities, and support services. The UREC Motto is "Motivating Madison into Motion!"  

Tuesday evening plan to get involved in any of the following:  

  • The multi-activity pool, the lap pool & spa;
  • Classes: yoga, body sculpting, spin;
  • The fitness center & cardio deck;
  • Wheelchair basketball & basketball;
  • Badminton, pickleball, & racquetball;
  • Volleyball & indoor soccer;
  • The adventure center/climbing wall. 

Pack your workout clothes, bathing suit, and motivation to join in the fun of being active at UREC!  This is free to all registered HPAI participants.