Challenge Program

Inquiries and scheduling:  challengeprogram@gsu.edu
Location:  Room 30, lower level, Student Recreation Center (access from outside rear entrance near S deck.

What is the Challenge Program?
The Challenge Program offers people innovative ways to improve their abilities when working with others. This learn-by-doing approach focuses on creative problem solving and effective communication. Join us for a day of fun experiences that will activate inner resources, increase trust and enhance group cohesion.

Each program is tailored to meet the needs of the group.  Our team of facilitators has experience with clubs, office units, social organizations and corporate groups.

Where is the program facilitated? 
Our rustic lodge and outdoor ropes course is located in the Indian Creek Recreation Area off South Indian Creek Drive. Team building sessions can also be conducted on the GSU campus.

How do I schedule?

  • Email challengeprogram@gsu.edu or call 404-413-1773
  • Reserve date at least one month in advance
  • Make final payment at least one month in advance to avoid cancellation
  • Confirm all details no later than two weeks in advance

A minimum of 10 people is required but larger groups are easily accommodated. Sessions may range from two hours to half or full day.

How much does it cost?
Daily Cost
Full Day Package: Up to $30 per GSU student; Up to $35 per GSU faculty/staff; includes activities and may include lunch.
Other packages are available.  

Dailly Events

Aug
22
Mon
all-day Try Me Week @ Main Campus
Try Me Week @ Main Campus
Aug 22 – Aug 27 all-day
Event Description: Do you want to sign up for a clinic but you’re not sure which one? Come try one, two or as many as you wouldlike for free during Try Me Week. All clinics… more »
Aug
25
Thu
12:00 pm Cycle @ Studio B
Cycle @ Studio B
Aug 25 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. A non-impact, calorie-blasting class that combines a foundation of cycling movements with motivational coaching and musical guidance. You set the intensity in this awesome class.
12:00 pm Step @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Step @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 25 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Use steps and risers to develop toned legs and improve your cardiovascular endurance. Take one of our most popular classes that continues to deliver outstanding workouts each and every time!
1:00 pm Panther Pump @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Panther Pump @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Grab your weights and get ready to squat and curl your way to a sleek, toned you! This sculpting class uses bands and weights to define your arms and sculpt your legs.
4:00 pm Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. A perfect combination of cardiovascular work and sculpting moves that will keep you coming back for more. This class uses different cardio formats each week to keep your heart pumping!
5:00 pm Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm – 5:20 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Develop a chiseled core with this twenty minute, intense abdominal workout.
5:30 pm Boot Camp @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Boot Camp @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:20 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. This class has it all! Use bands, balls, dumbbells and your own body weight to develop a strong core, toned muscles, and lean frame in this intense class designed to challenge you.… more »
5:30 pm Cycle @ Studio B
Cycle @ Studio B
Aug 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:20 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. A non-impact, calorie-blasting class that combines a foundation of cycling movements with motivational coaching and musical guidance. You set the intensity in this awesome class.
7:00 pm Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Ditch the workout and join the party! Learn the latest Latin steps while creating an exciting and fun aerobic workout.
Aug
26
Fri
9:00 am Pilates @ Studio B
Pilates @ Studio B
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 9:50 am
FREE! Drop-in class. A challenging class that uses mind/body exercises to stretch and strengthen the muscles. Pilates focuses on the powerhouse/abs, and works the rest of the body through the core connection. All levels are… more »
12:00 pm Kickbox @ Martial Arts Studio
Kickbox @ Martial Arts Studio
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. This class is a combination of cardio, boxing and marital arts providing a total body workout which aims to improve strength, aerobic fitness, speed, flexibility, coordination and balance.
Aug
27
Sat
all-day Along the River Trail
Along the River Trail
Aug 27 all-day
Hike this densely vegetated trail crossing the creek more than a dozen times. Take a dip in any of the deep pools to keep cool. Includes transportation and guide. Gardner Neely Rating: moderate, 8 miles… more »
11:00 am Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:50 am
FREE! Drop-in class. A perfect combination of cardiovascular work and sculpting moves that will keep you coming back for more. This class uses different cardio formats each week to keep your heart pumping!
12:00 pm Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm – 12:20 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Develop a chiseled core with this twenty minute, intense abdominal workout.
12:30 pm Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Ditch the workout and join the party! Learn the latest Latin steps while creating an exciting and fun aerobic workout
Aug
29
Mon
7:15 am Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic Dance Studio
Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic Dance Studio
Aug 29 @ 7:15 am – 8:05 am
FREE! Drop-in class. A perfect combination of cardiovascular work and sculpting moves that will keep you coming back for more. This class uses different cardio formats each week to keep your heart pumping!
12:00 pm Kickbox @ Martial Arts Studio
Kickbox @ Martial Arts Studio
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. This class is a combination of cardio, boxing and marital arts providing a total body workout which aims to improve strength, aerobic fitness, speed, flexibility, coordination and balance.
12:00 pm Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Ditch the workout and join the party! Learn the latest Latin steps while creating an exciting and fun aerobic workout.
2:00 pm Boot Camp @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Boot Camp @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Aug 29 @ 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. This class has it all! Use bands, balls, dumbbells and your own body weight to develop a strong core, toned muscles, and lean frame in this intense class designed to challenge you.… more »
4:00 pm Pilates @ Studio B
Pilates @ Studio B
Aug 29 @ 4:00 pm – 4:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. A challenging class that uses mind/body exercises to stretch and strengthen the muscles. Pilates focuses on the powerhouse/abs, and works the rest of the body through the core connection. All levels are… more »

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