ASHEVILLE, N.C. – UNC Asheville’s student-athletes, coaches and staff members got up early this morning to help celebrate the start of the school’s Well-A-Bration with a walk around campus.


Well-A-Bration is a two-day (Sept. 16-17) recognition and celebration of the roles healthful living and wellness play in the achievement of individual, campus and community well-being. Well-A-Bration engages students, faculty, staff and the community in activities, programs, presentations and special events designed to inform, educate and celebrate positive and preventive health practices.


The teams and staff members along with several community members met at the Rocky Statue in front of the Sherrill Center at 6:30 a.m. Each team went for a walk or run for about 45 minutes.