Special Events

Sport and Wellness Special Events Banner Photo of People in Bouncy Castle

It’s time to do something out of the ordinary. Glow-in-the dark spin classes, North Saskatchewan River floats, a giant inflatable obstacle course—try something new at one of our special event activities.


The following registered courses require a fee to participate, with discounted rates for students and members.

Mission Inflatable: Brains, Brawn and Beauty

Beat the obstacles, crack the codes. Fastest overall team wins a ski trip to Jasper.

Cancelled for 2018.

Family Fun Day

Families bounce through several inflatable obstacle courses.

Cancelled for 2018.  

North Saskatchewan Canoe Adventure

Paddle your canoe from Devon to Edmonton. No experience required.

Sat, Sep 29 | 6:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. | David Atkinson Gymnasium | Trip Info


MacEwan vs U of A Bike Challenge

Track your spin time at the MacEwan University Sport and Wellness fitness centre desk and in the spin studio! The school with the longer cumulative participant spin time (in minutes) wins! Any and all spinning time during this week counts towards this Bike Challenge.

Oct 22-28 |  MUSW Spin Studio & Fitness Studio


A spin class with a DJ, theme music, and even glow sticks. This Special Event is part of the MacEwan vs U of A Bike Challenge.

Thu, Oct 25 | 6 and/ or 7 p.m. | MUSW Spin Studio & Fitness Studio



Learn 2

Start your fall off right by learning something new! These programs are fun, informative, and allow you to spend some quality time in and around our city centre. Program locations vary by activity and participants are responsible for their own transportation. All Learn 2’s are open to students, members, and the public!

Bouldering: The Beginning

All great things start somewhere! This fundamentals course is designed to introduce you to the basics of rock bouldering. 

Fri, Oct 19 | 6 - 8 p.m. | Only 12 Spots | Rock Jungle Boulders (10528 - 123 St.)

Event Information

Bouldering: The Approach

Develop a complete set of climbing skills with this multi-week climbing course. 

Fri, Nov 2-23 | 6 - 8 p.m. | 4 Classes, Only 12 Spots | Rock Jungle Boulders (10528 - 123 St.)

Event Information 



There is no better way to spend part of a weekend then playing in a 1-day tournament! All of our tournaments are fun-based with prizes for the champs. Grab some friends and register right away as spots are limited and sell out quickly. All participants are encouraged to review the Tournaments Handbook.

League of Legends

Sat, Oct 20, 2018 | 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | OverKlocked Gaming (11618-119 St.) | Teams of 5 with 12 teams maximum.



Sat, Sep 22, 2018 | 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | MacEwan Front Lawn | Teams of 2 with 24 team maximum.