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Employee Olympics Ping Pong

Employee Olympics

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

A Healthier U, Human Resources and Recreational Athletics will host the Employee Olympics on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, from 2 p.m. to approximately 5 p.m. Benefits-eligible faculty and professional staff can compete for Drexel University glory in seven different sports. Gold medals will be awarded to the winning teams and "Torch Bearer" awards will be given to individuals displaying teamwork, sportsmanship and enthusiasm!

The registration deadline was Tuesday, June 11, 2019.


Earn Wellness Points!

Earn 25 wellness incentive program points for participating in one or more sports during the Employee Olympics. Points will be awarded within six weeks of the event.


Visit our Therapy Dogs!

Our unofficial mascots for this year's Olympics will be Chai and Espresso, Drexel Recreational Athletics' therapy dogs! Chai and Espresso will be popping in and out of the Olympics. Feel free to pet this friendly pair!


Sports Offered

Dodgeball
8 person team
min 3 females on the court
Basketball
5 person team
min 2 females on the court
Beach Volleyball
4 person team
Baggo (bean bag toss)
2 on 2
Table Tennis (individual) Squash (individual)
Fun Walk - 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
(individual, non-competitive)
Registration required. Meet in Drexel Recreation Center lobby.

Don't want to compete in one of the above sports? Join us for a Fun Walk from 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. to converse with colleagues and stay fit and healthy! The walk leaves from the Drexel Recreation Center lobby at the Information Desk (33rd Street entrance). Registration is required for the Fun Walk.

Please note: All sports start at 2 p.m. Teams will not be eligible to participate if the minimum number of players is not met at game time. Event times are subject to change. Softball will be offered during the summer term as a league sport for employees.


Eligibility

All participants must be benefits-eligible faculty or professional staff of Drexel University, Drexel University College of Medicine, Drexel University Online or the 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 Matt Macer, Assistant Director of Recreation, Intramural and Club Sports: 215.895.2676, mlm575@drexel.edu.