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

Feb
9
Tue
12:00 pm Cycle @ Studio B
Cycle @ Studio B
Feb 9 @ 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
Feb 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Use steps and risers or our Escape Decks to develop toned legs and improve your cardiovascular endurance. Take one of our most popular classes that continues to deliver outstanding workouts each and… more »
3:00 pm Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm – 3:20 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Develop a chiseled core with this twenty minute, intense abdominal workout.
5:00 pm Kickboxing @ Martial Arts Studio
Kickboxing @ Martial Arts Studio
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 5:50 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.
5:30 pm Panther Pump
Panther Pump
Feb 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:20 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.
7:00 pm Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 9 @ 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.
Feb
10
Wed
7:15 am Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 10 @ 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 Kickboxing @ Martial Arts Studio
Kickboxing @ Martial Arts Studio
Feb 10 @ 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 Step @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Step @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Use steps and risers or our Escape Decks to develop toned legs and improve your cardiovascular endurance. Take one of our most popular classes that continues to deliver outstanding workouts each and… more »
1:00 pm Panther Pump @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Panther Pump @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 10 @ 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 Panther Pump @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Panther Pump @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 4:50 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.
5:30 pm Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Cardio Sculpt @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:20 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!
5:30 pm Cycle @ Studio B
Cycle @ Studio B
Feb 10 @ 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.
6:30 pm Zumba
Zumba
Feb 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:20 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.
7:00 pm Cycle @ Studio B
Cycle @ Studio B
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:50 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.
Feb
11
Thu
12:00 pm Cycle @ Studio B
Cycle @ Studio B
Feb 11 @ 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.
1:00 pm Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Zumba @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 1:50 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.
3:00 pm Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Ab Blast @ Aerobic/Dance Studio
Feb 11 @ 3:00 pm – 3:20 pm
FREE! Drop-in class. Develop a chiseled core with this twenty minute, intense abdominal workout.
4:30 pm Pilates @ Studio B
Pilates @ Studio B
Feb 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:20 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 »
5:00 pm Kickboxing @ Martial Arts Studio
Kickboxing @ Martial Arts Studio
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 5:50 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.

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