Water Competition

Shower Showdown

Shower Showdown

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Thank you to all who participated in the Naked Truth Shower Showdown! This competition is now finished, with important steps taken to reduce water use. Congratulations to Antero House for having the highest resident engagement, and thanks to San Juan and Shavano House for also participating to make a difference!

Special thanks to the Naked Truth Mountain Lion Champs for their tireless effort to educate and engage their neighbors in this competition. And thanks to all of you who took the plunge and pledged to save water and energy!




Community Prizes


Let’s bust some myths about showers!

Think you need a long, hot shower every day? Think again! Get to the Naked Truth with our shower mythbusters!


Make change easier!

Check out Clyde’s Sustainable Shower Secrets for tips on making it easier to save water and energy in the shower!


This competition is being hosted by the UCCS Office of Sustainability in collaboration with UCCS Residence Life & Housing. Special thanks to our partners: Colorado Springs Utilities, for its donation of shower timers; Iconergy for supporting water metering and sustainable building upgrades; and the Institute for the Built Environment at Colorado State University for designing and helping to facilitate this competition.


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