Week of Feb 21-27, 2016

Sunday 21 February

Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today! 

Monday 22 February

Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today! 

Grad Fair

Time: 10 am to 6 pm

Contact: Courtney Williams · cwilliam@loyno.edu · 504-865-3622

Location: St. Charles Room, 1st Floor, Danna Center

The 2016 Grad Fair is a one stop shop for all graduation needs. Order your cap and gown, graduation announcements, class rings, and formal graduation photos; verify the status of your graduation application; meet with representatives from Student Finance and Scholarship and Financial Aid regarding account balances and required Perkins Loan and Stafford Loan exit interviews.  Start your countdown to graduation!

Step-N-Tone

Time: 12 pm to 1 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · Mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Step-n-Tone is a one hour class that covers all the components of a complete workout – cardio, strength training, balance and flexibility.  And the step makes it easy for all levels to work out together from beginner to expert.  No judging here - come out for some faith, fun and fitness with friends!

Body Pump

Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · Mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

If you're looking to build strength, get lean and toned and work all major muscles groups, then BodyPUMP is right for you! 

Using light to moderate weights with lots of repetition (think 850-1100 reps a class!), BODYPUMP gives you a total body workout. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned fitness professional, BodyPUMP will challenge you, and give you the confidence and encouragement to come back for more. You should expect a highly engaged instructor, great music, and scientifically proven moves and techniques that will make you wonder where one hour went. Join the Les Mills TR1BE, and come out for BodyPUMP!

BollyX Cardio Dance Class

Time: 7 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Experience a Bollywood-inspired dance fitness program that combines that exhilarating choreography and calorie-burning workouts with upbeat music from around the world. All levels welcome.

Basketball Skills Challenge

Time: 7 pm to 9 pm

Contact: Zachary Bracey

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Think you have MAD BALL SKILLS? Come show them off in our Skills Challenge! There will be a timed obstacle course (dribbling, passing, and shooting will be tested), a 3 point contest, and a hot shots event. Go to IMLeagues.com to sign up in advance or register on-site. Top participants will receive Intramural Champion shirts so come show off your talent!

The Basketball Skills Challenge will take place in the Sports Complex from 7:00pm - 9:00pm (come anytime to register and participate).

Tuesday 23 February

Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today! 

Grad Fair

Time: 10 am to 6 pm

Contact: Courtney Williams · cwilliam@loyno.edu · 504-865-3622

Location: St. Charles Room, 1st Floor, Danna Center

The 2016 Grad Fair is a one stop shop for all graduation needs. Order your cap and gown, graduation announcements, class rings, and formal graduation photos; verify the status of your graduation application; meet with representatives from Student Finance and Scholarship and Financial Aid regarding account balances and required Perkins Loan and Stafford Loan exit interviews.  Start your countdown to graduation!

Boot Camp

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Get in shape “boot camp” style! Experience high-intensity, full-body workouts that target the major muscle groups of the upper & lower body, specifically designed to “make it rain” sweat! From circuit-style routines that jump-start cardio fitness, to creative muscle-toning exercises using dumbbells, exercise bands, or even the participant’s body weight, each class brings its own unique challenges. No two classes are the same! Students will work the quarter to improve cardiovascular stamina, core strength, & flexibility.

Aqua Zumba

Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

We're bringing the party to the pool! Salsa, Merengue, Reggaeton, Soca and Cumbia all done in the water. 

Have you wanted to try a dance workout like Zumba but were shy of how you might look or think you can't dance? Maybe you just don't know where to start your fitness journey or have been out of it for a while due to health issues.

This class is for you:

You’ll be using the properties of the water to whip yourself back into shape while having the most fun. (And no need to feel funny no mirrors here and body is partially submerged)

So what are you waiting for, Pull back out that bathing suit and see you in the shallow pool!

Twerk-N-Tone

Time: 7 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Wednesday 24 February

Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today! 

Step-N-Tone

Time: 12 pm to 1 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · Mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Step-n-Tone is a one hour class that covers all the components of a complete workout – cardio, strength training, balance and flexibility.  And the step makes it easy for all levels to work out together from beginner to expert.  No judging here - come out for some faith, fun and fitness with friends!

Yoga (Iyengar)

Time: 5:15 pm to 6:45 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

A form of Hatha Yoga, Iyengar Yoga focuses on the structural alignment of the body through the practice of asanas, or poses. The aim is to unite the body, mind and spirit for health and well-being. Yoga increases strength, balance, and flexibility, and can be done by anyone of any age or body type.  This is a progressive class, in that we will add more advanced poses over time.  This is a Level I-II Class that can benefit beginners as well as yoga practitioners at all levels.

Zumba

Time: 7 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Unleash your inner dance star with this fun class! Featuring beat music and high-energy moves that will get you moving and keep you fit!

Thursday 25 February

Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today! 

Yoga (Hatha)

Time: 9 am to 10 am

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Tabata

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Ditch the treadmill and elliptical machine and join us for some HIIT (High Intensity Interval training). Alternating circuits of 20 seconds of hard push followed by 10 seconds of rest  

Tabata has been proven effective for improving your cardiorespiratory endurance and torch calories.

Friday 26 February

Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today! 

Get Fit Fitness Friday

Time: 3:30 pm to 5 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · (504)-865-3622

Location: Res Quad

Finish Love Your Body Week with a Loyola Get Fit fitness event designed to help you love yourself more while staying active! Enjoy fun “Love Your Body” exercise stations on your own or with a partner! Talk to a personal trainer and asks fitness questions. All while jamming out to music with our DJ, snacks & refreshments, and fun field games.

Zumba

Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Zumba ® is a dance fitness class. My main goal is our wellness. My classes are fun and energetic, as well as comprehensive workouts. We work different muscle groups with each world rhythm. My motto is ‘respect and listen to your body’. You don’t need to be a dancer, all you need is the desire to be healthy. At the end, looking good is a reflection of wellness and smile is the bast sexy! Join our Zumba Fitness® party!

Basketball Skills Challenge

Time: 7 pm to 9 pm

Contact: Zachary Bracey

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Think you have MAD BALL SKILLS? Come show them off in our Skills Challenge! There will be a timed obstacle course (dribbling, passing, and shooting will be tested), a 3 point contest, and a hot shots event. Go to IMLeagues.com to sign up in advance or register on-site. Top participants will receive Intramural Champion shirts so come show off your talent!

The Basketball Skills Challenge will take place in the Sports Complex from 7:00pm - 9:00pm (come anytime to register and participate).

Black Arts Music and Spoken Word Showcase

Time: 7 pm to 9:30 pm

Contact: Courtney Williams

Location: Satchmos

A night of spoken word and music from the very talented BSU members.

Saturday 27 February

Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today!