NoCRSA 2017 – Gate City Gathering

Spring Holiday Hours:

All Recreation & Wellness facilities and programs will be closed/cancelled March 30th – April 1st during the Spring Holiday.


The RecWell staff are working hard to make the 2017 NoCRSA Conference a great day. Please check back as we get closer to see a full schedule of presentations.

  • Thursday, September 21st – Pre Conference Social (6:00pm – 8:00pm)
  • Friday, September 22nd – 2017 NoCRSA Conference
    • 7:00AM-9:30AM – Early Check-in at Kaplan Center & Breakfast, Facility Tours, Open Workouts and Open Rock Climbing
    • 7:00AM-9:00AM – Precor Plant Tour, workouts and Breakfast (Everyone leaves plant by 9AM)
    • 9:00AM-9:30AM – Check-in
    • 9:30AM-9:45AM – Welcome Session
    • 10:00AM-11:00AM – Education Session 1
    • 11:15PM-12:15PM – Education Session 2
    • 12:30PM-2:00PM – Lunch/Keynote
    • 2:15PM-3:15PM – Education Session 3
    • 3:30PM-4:30PM – Round tables/Directors Meeting

CLICK HERE to download the full conference schedule.

If you are interested in experiencing the Kaplan Center following the final sessions, please bring workout attire.


For those of you traveling the night before the conference, we are planning a pre-conference social. Please join us for a few hours of fun and networking on Thursday, September 21st. The fun is scheduled from 6:00pm – 8:00pm however Greensboro has a thriving night life and who knows where the evening will take us.

Gibbs Hundred Brewing Company
117 West Lewis Street
Greensboro, North Carolina 27406


Please review the important registration information before submitting your registration.

Registration Fee*

Early Bird Prices (deadline 9/1/2017)
Professional Member with Institutional Membership: $45.00
Professional Non-Member with Institutional Membership: $60.00
Professional Member with Non-Institutional Membership: $54.00
Professional Non-Member with Non-Institutional Membership: $68.00
Student Member with Institutional Membership: $15.00
Student Non-Member with Institutional Membership: $20.00
Student Member with Non-Institutional Membership: $25.00
Student Non-Member with Non-Institutional Membership: $30.00
Vendor Registrant: $99.00
After Early Bird Pricing Deadline, professional rates increase by $10, student rates increase by $5. The first 200 attendees to register will receive a NoCRSA gift bag courtesy of the Department of Recreation & Wellness.


Payments may be made via check, credit card, or cash (day of event).

NoCRSA Registration Form

Travel / Accomodations


The 2017 NoCRSA Conference will be held at the UNCG Kaplan Center for Wellness.

Leonard J. Kaplan Center for Wellness

UNCG Kaplan Center
1301 W Gate City Boulevard
Greensboro, NC 27403


NoCRSA Attendees are asked to park in UNCG Lot 50, located one block west of the Kaplan Center. Parking attendants will be on-site to assist conference attendees. Download the Parking Map to view the parking location.

Hotel Information

For conference attendees needing hotel accommodations, a block of rooms has been set aside at the Drury Inn & Suites (3220 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27407) Please make sure to mention the NoCRSA Conference to secure your room in the block.

Please make your reservations by Monday, August 21st, 2017 to receive your group rate. Reservstions made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability.

Thank you to our Sponsors

sponsor logos for conferece
Sponsorship opportunities are still available for the 2017 NoCRSA Conference. Download the Sponsorship Information Guide for details regarding sponsorship options. Please contact Kyle Anderson with sponsorship related questions.

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding the 2017 NoCRSA Conference, please contact Janet Dunbar or call 336.334.5924.