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Student Life :: Recreation

Intramural Sports


The Intramural sports mission at Virginia Western Community College is to provide students faculty, students, and staff with a fun, safe, and non-judging atmosphere. It is an environment where everyone can come together for exciting competitions, great exercise and sportsmanship. We encourage students of all skill levels and abilities to participate. We actively plan a variety of activities to appeal to various skills and interests – from basketball to bowling.

Intramurals > Leagues

Rapids Intramural Leagues are 4-week leagues with a regular season during Weeks 1-3 and playoffs on Week 4. A league week normally consists of playing two or more opponents on the league night. Teams can be formed of any current Virginia Western students. Schedules, signups and specific league rules can be found Virginia Western's IMLeagues page.

Teams and free agents will be enrollment verified by a Recreation Specialist before spots are secured in league. Enrollment checks will also occur during the season, students not enrolled in classes during semester are immediately not eligible to play.

ALL games will be played in the Humanities Gymnasium.

Virginia Western regularly offers leagues for 4v4 Indoor Soccer, Basketball. Additional leagues will be coordinated based upon student interest. Specific Schedules can be found on the IMLeagues page or at the Virginia Western Fitness Center Front Desk.

IMLeagues is used for coordinating basketball and soccer intramural leagues and other activities. Please register for to participate in these programs.

To sign up for IMLeagues:

  1. Go to
  2. Click the Create Account button at the top
  3. Fill in your information or create your account using Facebook

That's it! You can sign up for Virginia Western Intramural and Fitness Events and get email reminders on game dates and times. You can get game reminders or register for leagues on your phone using the REC*IT App in the App Store.

Intramurals > Open Gym

Virginia Western Open Gyms are no commitment recreational events that only require students to sign-in before playing. Students must wear proper clothing and shoes to participate. Open gym time consists of pick-up games and free play.

All open gyms will be in the Humanities Gymnasium.

Open gym schedules are available at the Fitness Center Front Desk, or by contacting Chad Heddleston at .

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Location: Student Life Center 113
Phone: 540-857-6690

Hours of Operation

Mon-Thurs: 7:30AM-7:00PM
Friday: 7:30AM-4:00PM