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Outdoor Adventure Club

Type of Organization:  Club Sport
Organization Email:
  woac@winthrop.edu
Purpose of Organization:  To unite outdoor enthusiasts including students, faculty and staff members of the Winthrop University community in safe and coordinated outdoor activities and service in the environment.  WOAC also strives to provide and nurture diverse opportunities for all students, faculty, and university staff to expand their enjoyment, knowledge, and perspective in the outdoors.
Description of Organization:  The Winthrop Outdoor Adventure Club was founded in 2006 to bring individuals interested in outdoor activities together. WOAC provides a diverse environment for individuals to safely learn and explore the outdoors in activities including whitewater rafting and kayaking, rock climbing, hiking and camping, mountain biking, and skiing and snowboarding. WOAC is also committed to the surrounding communities through local projects to better the places in which we play.
Planned Projects/Events:  U.S National White Water Center Trip Virginia Creeper Mountain Biking Trip Crowder's Mountain Bouldering/Camping Trip Catawba River Kayak Trip Winthrop Ropes Course Winthrop Rock Climbing Competition