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Employee Olympics

A Healthier U, Human Resources and Recreational Athletics are hosting the Employee Olympics VI on Wednesday, June 15, 2016! Full-time faculty and staff can compete for Drexel University glory in 12 different sports. Gold medals will be awarded to the winning teams and individuals displaying teamwork, sportsmanship and enthusiasm will be awarded “Torch Bearer” Awards!

Teams will report to the Recreation Center for t-shirt pick up at 1:30pm and the Games will be held from approximately 2:00pm – 5:00pm, with an Opening Ceremony to kick off the games at 2:00pm in the Recreation Center!

Sports Offered

(5 on 5; min 2 females)
Dodgeball- Coed
(8 on 8; min 3 females)
Cycling Challenge
(Team of 4, open. Indoor Cycling)
Quad Beach Volleyball-Open Running/Walking Team Relay
(Team of 6; 3 walk, 3 run)
Squash (individual)
Climbing Wall Challenge
(Team of 4 – open)
Soccer- Coed
(5 on 5; min 2 females)
Table Tennis
Urban Obstacle Course
(Teams of 2 - open)
(2 on 2)
Fun Walk – Non-competitive

Register Now 

Don’t want to compete in one of the above sports? Just come out for a fun walk to enjoy the beautiful weather and stay fit & healthy! Click on a sport to see full rules, player requirements, timeframe, & maximum teams.

Please note: All sports start at 2:00pm. All sports will overlap in time, so please check with the Recreational Athletics office before signing up for more than 1 event. Teams will not be eligible to participate if minimum number of players is not met at game time. Event times are subject to change.

The deadline to sign-up is Wednesday, June 8, 2016. You can sign up as a part of a team or as a Free Agent and we will help get you placed on a team.

Softball will be offered during the summer term as a league sport for employees.

To see pictures from Employee Olympics 2015, click here.


All participants must be full-time faculty or staff of Drexel University, Drexel University College of Medicine, or Academy of Natural Sciences at the time of participation. Student employees are not eligible to participate.

To register or to schedule practice time for your team, please contact Jill Formanski, Assistant Director of Recreation, at or 215-895-2676.