Love Your Body Week to feature Feb. 24 keynote from professional baseball player Mike Marjama

Love Your Body Week is organized by Campus Recreation & Wellness and will be held Feb. 22-26.

Campus Recreation & Wellness will host the sixth annual Love Your Body Week  from Feb. 22 to 26. Love Your Body Week started in 2016 to celebrate body positivity and holistic well-being.

Delivering this year’s keynote is Mike Marjama, a professional baseball player and nationally recognized speaker. Marjama will share his powerful story about overcoming eating disorders and perfectionism to live a healthy and well-balanced life. The virtual keynote will be on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 7 p.m. Registration is required for this session.

Love Your Body Week has both in-person and virtual programs throughout the week, based on a theme for each day. Mindful Movement Mondayincludes a virtual mindful eating session with Christine Borzumato-Gainey from Counseling Services, a smoothie “pop-up” with Elon Dining, and Ladies Lifting, a weight-lifting orientation for female-identified students.

Treat Yourself Tuesday, Wellness Wednesday, and Thoughtful Thursdayinclude programs around various dimensions of well-being, including purpose, social, community, physical, financial, and emotional. Love Your Body Week concludes with Feel Good Fitness Friday, highlighted by a fitness marathon in the Koury Center, with group exercise classes every hour from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

A full list of programs, locations, links to virtual sessions, and registration information (if applicable) can be found on the Love Your Body Week website. Contact Charlotte Williams at for more information.