Reach Your Goals With Group Fitness

Group fitness classes are included in the Aztec Recreation membership and are a great way to help you with your 2015 fitness goals! We offer cardio, strength, mind/body, and dance formats so you can enjoy a huge variety of classes that make exercise fun. Beginners are welcome; previous experience is not required! If it’s your first class, feel free to introduce yourself to the instructor prior to class. That way he/she will be better able to cater to your experience and fitness level. Check out the current schedule.

Looking to achieve internal balance and reduce tension and stress? This class uses breath-synchronized movement to create internal heat that purifies muscles and organs by expelling unwanted toxins from the body in the form of sweat. Dynamic, flowing posture sequences will build strength and flexibility. You will learn to set an intention for your personal yoga practice and take the necessary steps toward reaching that goal.

Heard of the at-home Insanity® program? Now it’s in your group fitness studio! This class utilizes the concept of max interval training, where longer high intensity cardio intervals are interspersed with short rest periods so that you can get the most out of your workout. All levels are welcome in this body weight workout that can increase your cardiovascular endurance, as well as muscular strength. Just one question: are you ready to dig deep?

Article by: Liana Tsirklin

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The SDSU Sport Club Program consists of 18 highly competitive sport club teams. Each club team is developed, organized, and managed by students with guidance from the Intramural & Sport Club Coordinator, Intramural & Sport Club Supervisor, and club team coaches. Each club team’s success is determined by the collective efforts and organization of the student athletes. Sport clubs enable students to enhance their collegiate experience and serve an excellent setting for the development of athletic skills, student leadership, and social outlets. The teams compete against other college and universities at the state, regional, and national level.

Enrolled SDSU students of all skill levels are actively recruited – many sport club athletes have never played their sport before joining an SDSU team. Any regularly enrolled SDSU student may join a Sports Club team. Students can join a club team by visiting the Sports Club website which has links to each clubs’ individual pages and registering a particular team or teams on-line.
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Men’s Crew: Founded in 1925, Men’s Crew competes against other universities in the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association (WIRA). Regattas include the prestigious San Diego Crew Classic & the Pacific Coast Rowing Championships. The club team fields Novice, Junior Varsity and Varsity boats. Men’s Crew is competitive, focused on teamwork, and welcomes all athletes.

Cycling/Triathlon: The Cycling/Triathlon Club Team competes in the Western Collegiate Cycling Conference (WCCC) and the West Coast Collegiate Triathlon Conference (WCCTC). The team promotes competitive and recreational cycling, running, swimming, mountain biking, triathlon, and adventure racing. The group organizes rides, runs, and swims on a weekly basis and welcomes all levels of male and female athletes.

Dance: The SDSU Dance Team is dedicated to representing the University in an energetic and positive manner while entertaining Aztec fans at all home football and basketball games as well as numerous campus, charity, and corporate events city-wide. Tryouts are held each spring and the team allows students with technical training to continue their passion for dance and contribute to the school spirit while pursuing their academic goals.

Ice Hockey: The Ice Hockey Club Team competes in the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) Division II. Regular season runs from September through March with approximately 35 games. The team welcomes individuals of all skills and is dedicated to developing players at a competitive level.

Men’s Lacrosse: The Men’s Lacrosse program competes in the Men’s College Lacrosse Association (MCLA). Regionally, the Aztec’s participate in the Southwestern Lacrosse Conference (SLC), one of the top conferences of the MCLA. This “virtual varsity” program is moving in a positive direction and continues to be a major player on the National Stage.

Women’s Lacrosse: Founded in 2003, the Women’s Lacrosse Club Team dominated Division II of the Western Women’s Lacrosse League (WWLL). In 2005, the Lady Aztecs moved up to Division I where they have proven themselves as a top contending team season after season. The Lady Aztecs have won the southern division of the WWLL four times, was ranked 5th in the nation for women’s club teams in 2007.

Rugby: The Rugby Club Team is one of the largest club teams at SDSU. As a past National Champion, the SDSU Rugby Club has become known as one of the best teams in their league and has consistently been ranked in the top 10 nationally. The team competes against other colleges and universities within its region and nationally and welcomes players of all skill levels.

Ski & Snowboard: The Ski and Snowboard Club Team competes in the Southern California Collegiate Snow Sport Conference (SCCSC) against other universities to include: USC, UCLA, UCSD, UCSB, Cal Poly SLO, and CSULB. Competitions are held at Mammoth Mountain and the team participates in events such as slope-style, half-pipe, boarder cross, skier cross, and giant slalom. The ski and snowboard team continues to welcome male and female members of all levels.

Men’s Soccer: Established in 2001, the Men’s Soccer Club Team is a highly competitive unit that has received over 10 National Championship bids, two regional championship titles, and numerous additional accolades. The team is dedicated to upholding the SDSU tradition of competition and sportsmanship and welcomes all skill levels.

Women’s Soccer: SDSU Women’s Club Soccer competes through the National Intercollegiate-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) and was the 2006 National Champion. The team was a 2nd place finalist in 2007 and is currently ranked in the top 25 nationally.

Surf: The Surf Club Team is highly competitive and competes in the National Scholastic Surfing Association (NSSA). Most recently, the team has been State Champions in 2006, 2009-2013. The 2013 season brought the team their 3rd National Championship in 26 years (1987, 2007, & 2013). The team is open to both male and female short-board and longboard surfers.

Men’s Ultimate: The Men’s Ultimate Frisbee Club Team competes in events sanctioned by USA Ultimate (USAU) against colleges across the country. The team continually seeks new members and holds annual tryouts in the beginning of the fall.

Women’s Ultimate: Established in 2009, the SDSU Women’s Ultimate Frisbee club team competes in USA Ultimate sanctioned events nationwide. Women’s ultimate actively recruits individuals of all skill levels.

Men’s Volleyball: The Men’s Volleyball Club Team competes nationally in events sanctioned by the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA). The season begins in September and runs through April. The team competes and travels throughout California, Arizona, and Nevada and continuously welcomes new athletes.

Women’s Volleyball: The Women’s Volleyball Club Team is directed by the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA). This competitive team participates in various tournaments and league games throughout California, Nevada, and Arizona. The team is continually seeking new members. Tryouts are held during the fall semester, while the competitive season runs through the spring semester.

Waterski/Wakeboard: The SDSU Waterski Team competes in the National Collegiate Water Ski Association (NCWSA) against teams from all over the state of California, Arizona, Oregon, Nevada, and Washington. The team has won the NCWSA Collegiate Nationals in 1979 and 2006 (Division II). The team accepts male and female skiers and wake boarders of all skill levels and enjoys introducing recreational skiers to the three-event competition world of skiing.

Men’s Water Polo: The Men’s Water Polo Club Team was founded in 2007 and competes in the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) during the fall semester. The team accepts athletes of any skill level.

Women’s Water Polo: The Women’s Water Polo Club Team was established in 2007 and competes in the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) during the spring semester. In 2008 the women’s club team qualified for Nationals and continues to be a top contender within their respective league. The team welcomes individuals of all skill levels.

Sport Clubs are managed by Associated Students Aztec Recreation. For more information, visit or call 619-594-7842