NMU hosting Rec Sports Mania on Saturday at PEIF

MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University Recreational Sports Department is hosting Rec Sports Mania on Saturday at the PEIF to celebrate fitness and competition.

The Superior Climbing Competition begins with the youth superior climbing division at 9 a.m. and the adults begin at 11 a.m. at the PEIF climbing wall. It is separated into beginner, intermediate and advanced levels for both men and women.

The Great North Strength Competition begins at 4 p.m. on the PEIF rec basketball courts. Competitors must be 14 years or older to participate. Divisions will be determined by gender and weight class. Events include max bench, squat and combination competitions.

Prizes will be awarded to the top three competitors in each division of the competitions. Registration at the PEIF front desk is $15 and includes a T-shirt, goodie bag and automatic entry for raffle prizes.

For information, contact NMU Recreational Sports at 906-227-2519 or by email at recsport@nmu.edu. Visit the NMU Rec Sports website at www.nmu.edu/recreation and the Rec Sports Mania page on Facebook for updates.