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UT Tyler Recreational Sports

Outdoor Adventures Event Descriptions Fall 2014

Beginner Mountain Bike Rides (Every Friday at 4 pm)
Every Friday at 4 PM a member of the Rec Sports Staff will lead a beginner friendly mountain bike tour showcasing our 5 miles of campus mountain bike trails. Meeting in front of the HPC, the beginner friendly ride will include bike handling technique sessions that will increase your enjoyment and improve your trail riding. If you don't have a bike you can borrow one free of charge for this ride from the Outdoor Adventures Program.

No Registration Required. Just show up in front of the HPC first come first serve.

Contact (903) 565-5602 or Email: hpc@uttyler.edu

Cost: Free

Group Mountain Bike Rides (Every Monday at 4 pm)
Every Monday at 5:15 PM a member of the Rec Sports Staff will lead a group mountain bike ride on the campus mountain bike trails. Meeting in front of the HPC, this ride will vary in speed to accommodate its participants. This is a great opportunity to meet others who enjoy riding trails. If you don't have a bike you can borrow one free of charge for this ride from the Outdoor Adventures Program.

No Registration Required. Just show up in front of the HPC.

Contact (903) 565-5602 or Email: hpc@uttyler.edu

Cost: Free

Bike Repair Clinics (The second Thursday of every month 4-6pm)
The second Thursday of every month from 4:00-6:00pm bring out your bike to the HPC and let us work out any issues you might be having with braking, shifting, or general riding. We'll try to help you out with any basic maintenance and labor free of charge you'll only have to buy any necessary parts to get your ride back on the road.

No Registration Required. Just show up near the HPC front Desk.

Contact (903) 565-5602 or Email: hpc@uttyler.edu

Cost: Free

UT Tyler Mountain Bike Race (Saturday September 20th at 9am) Free
Come out and push the envelope to see where you stand with other students and members of the Community at the Campus Mountain bike. The Race will start at 9am on September 20th. The race will start from the intramural field parking lot and will take place on 7 miles of clearly marked campus trails. Registration Ends September 19 at 5pm.

Cost: Free for students, staff, and faculty; $5 for community members

Register  

Contact (903) 565-5602 or Email: hpc@uttyler.edu

Sabine River Day Trip (Saturday September 27th at 7am) $5
Spend the day paddling down the gentle Sabine River and enjoying the natural east Texas landscape. This is one of the better beginner rivers to practice your canoe paddling skills. Lunch will be provided. There is a mandatory pre-trip meeting on Wednesday September 24th at 7:30pm in the HPC lobby.

Cost: $5 Students/ $15 non-students

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Contact (903) 565-5602 or Email: hpc@uttyler.edu

Skydiving Trip (Saturday October 18 at 7:15 am)
You've always wanted to, now's your chance. Get the thrill of jumping out of a plane at 14,000 feet with the safety of a licensed tandem master to bring you safely back to the ground. Transportation is provided. There is a mandatory pre-trip meeting on Wednesday October 15th at 7:30pm in the HPC lobby to fill out legal documents.

Cost: $150

Register  

Contact (903) 565-5602 or Email: hpc@uttyler.edu

Outdoor Adventures Ski Trip (December 14 -19) $500
Stay tuned for more information.

Cost: The trip will cost $500 and will include everything except your food.

Contact (903) 565-5602 or Email: hpc@uttyler.edu

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