Fitness Events

Fitness Challenges

Compete against your peers through our various Fitness Challenges throughout the year and receive a prize!

Below is what we generally offer, but make sure to check out our Upcoming Events for specific details:

  • Welcome to the Jungle
  • Residential College Step Challenge
  • Lake Carnegie
  • Winter Fitness Fest
  • Virtual Frozen 5k
  • Step with Heart!
  • Carnival of Fitness
  • Bench Press Challenge
  • May the 4th Be with You

Theme Nights

Show up and show off your swag during theme nights at Stephens Fitness Center and be entered into a raffle for a prize!

Below are the theme nights we have coming up, but make sure to check out our Upcoming Events for specific details:

  • Tigers: Show your Stripes!
  • Butler College Night
  • Forbes College Night
  • Mathey College Night
  • Faculty & Staff Appreciation Night
  • New College West Night
  • Rockefeller College Night
  • Whitman College Night
  • Yeh College Night
  • March Madness Team Night
  • Graduate School College Night
  • Tigers United

Engagement Activities

Passing through Dillon Gym and want a chance to win a prize? Participate in our simple engagement activities and see if you can get the correct answer to win!

Below is what we generally offer, but make sure to check out our Upcoming Events for specific details:

  • Halloween Pretzel Prediction
  • Thanksgiving Pumpkin Puzzler

Upcoming Stephens Fitness Center Programs

Forbes College Night
Theme Night
Tue, Oct 4, 2022, 4:00 pm

Students of Forbes College who wear their residential college apparel will be entered into a raffle for a prize and earn potential IM points for their college.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Halloween Pretzel Prediction
Engagement Activity
Mon, Oct 24, 2022

Participants guess how many pretzels are in a jar. The person with the closest guess, wins a prize.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Mathey College Night
Theme Night
Tue, Nov 1, 2022, 4:00 pm

Students of Mathey College who wear their residential college apparel will be entered into a raffle for a prize and earn potential IM points for their college.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Faculty & Staff Appreciation Night
Theme Night
Mon, Nov 7, 2022, 4:00 pm

Faculty and Staff who wear Princeton University department apparel will be entered into a raffle for a prize.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Lake Carnegie
Fitness Challenge
Thu, Nov 10, 2022, 8:00 am

Participants row 1,000 meters on Concept 2 Rower, run/walk 1 mile on Life Fitness Treadmill and ride 1 mile on Life Fitness Upright Bike.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Thanksgiving Pumpkin Puzzler
Engagement Activity
Mon, Nov 14, 2022

Participants guess the weight of a pumpkin. The person with the closest guess, wins a prize.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

New College West Night
Theme Night
Tue, Nov 29, 2022, 4:00 pm

Students of New College West who wear their residential college apparel will be entered into a raffle for a prize and earn potential IM points for their college.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Winter Fitness Fest
Fitness Challenge
Thu, Dec 8, 2022, 8:00 am

Partcipants Ski 1,000 meters on SkiErg. Participants guess how many candy canes are in a jar.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Holiday Sweater Night
Theme Night
Mon, Dec 12, 2022, 4:00 pm

Participants who wear a sweater will be entered into raffle for a prize.

For any questions or reasonable accommodation requests, please contact Andrew Brown at ab14@princeton.edu or 609-258-3520.

Contact Us

Andrew Brown, M.S.
Fitness Center Evening Supervisor
Matt Brzycki, B.S.
Assistant Director of Campus Recreation, Fitness