Contact Kevin, Director of Recreation & Wellness 478.301.2370 Todd Mercer, Intramural Coordinator(Workshop coordinator) 478.301.2370 General Information.pdf Schedule.pdf updated 9/6/12 Registration form.pdf (Register on or before August 31, 2012 to avoid any late fees) Meals Special Dietary Needs Request: Each buffet meal will have a non-meat option (while supplies lasts). However the “To Go” lunch on Friday will be sub sandwiches (Ham, Turkey, and Veggie). If you do NOT eat pork or are a strict vegetarian, please email Brandon Marshall at Brandonmarshall@clayton.edu with the specifics of your request. While we make no guarantees, we will do our best to accommodate you.
Parking Free parking will be available behind the Student Activities Center (lots K and L). Overflow parking will be available in the lot near the Harry S. Downs Center for Continuing Education (lot J) and is a short walk to the SAC. The campus map is located here: http://www.clayton.edu/maps/maincampus.
Accommodations The host hotel is the Drury Inn & Suites. Reservations can be made by reserving online, go to www.druryhotels.com, then enter group number of 2131226. Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and refer to the group number of 2131226. The cut-off date for a reserving a room at the guaranteed rate of $76.99 plus tax is Monday, August 27, 2012. After this date, rooms will be provided on a space-available basis at prevailing rates at around $90 or more. Check-in time is after 3 p.m. on the day of arrival; checkout is before 11:00 a.m. on the day of departure.
Additional Hotel Options Days Inn Southlake – 1.4 miles from Clayton State University. (770) 961-6044 Hampton Inn at Southlake – 1.7 miles from Clayton State University. (770) 968-8990 Quality Inn at Southlake – 2.2 miles from Clayton State University. (770) 960-1957
Past Workshop Information Clayton State University & the Department of Recreation & Wellness hosted last year’s GRSA Workshop. Colleagues from 17 Institutions in Georgia in the field of recreational sports joined us for inspiring educational sessions, engaging roundtable discussions, and of course whats a workshop without networking. There were plenty of opportunities to network with other professionals and students such as at the first ever GRSA Auction,down time in between sessions and over meals .
GRSA welcomed Bev Vaughn Keynote Speaker for last year's GRSA workshop, if you would like to download her presentation please click here. Bev Vaughn is the Co-founder and Executive Director of the American Association of Adapted Sports Programs, a non-profit organization with the mission to develop and support a standardized structure for school-based athletic competition to improve the well being of students with physical disabilities. Read more...