Entries by Sophie Johnson

Have you heard about the Active Wellbeing programme?

We all feel stressed and overwhelmed at times but incorporating more physical activity into your daily routine can really help. The Active Wellbeing Programme is a five or ten-week sport and fitness programme for students and staff at the University of Hull who need a little support improving their mental wellbeing. Our team will provide […]

Hull Sport Netball League

Did you used to be a keen Netball player and fancy getting back to playing competitively? The Hull Sport Development team deliver a Netball league every semester for students, staff and members of the community. Hull Sport leagues are regular, organised competition for participants of all levels with an emphasis on fun and sportsmanship. This […]

Coming soon… #GirlsThatLift

Ladies, are you looking to increase confidence in the free-weights area and build the body you have always wanted? Our ever growing ‘Girls that Lift’ is our unique female only programme, designed to teach you how to add free-weights into your workouts and perform these exercises with confidence. From mastering the perfect technique in the […]

Squash at Hull

Here at the University of Hull we have an active and diverse squash club that encourages players of all abilities to come down and play. We have an ever growing population that offers casual turn up and play sessions to a more competitive side of leagues and ladders which are open to all students’ staff […]

Welcome back everybody!

The University of Hull Sport Development Team would like to welcome you to the University of Hull, whether you are returning for a second year or are completely new, what a treat we have in store for you this academic year!!   The brand new sports and fitness centre is finally here and we are […]

Join in an exercise class, with a twist… #UVZumba

UV Zumba is back during Welcome Week and we cannot wait! Where and When: Asylum Nightclub – Student Central, 20th August at 19.30-20.30pm. Make sure you arrive a little earlier to get as much UV glitter paint on you. What to expect: Zumba with a twist! Want to throw some fantastic shapes on the dance […]

Summer Sport Programmes at the University of Hull

During the summer holidays, we have a range of programmes taking place at the University of Hull sport facilities for children aged 8 – 18 years. See what we have in store….   Learn how to play Squash The University Sport Development team will be delivering junior squash sessions for children aged between 7-15 years […]

Girls That Lift is returning this summer

The University Girls that Lift is our unique female only programme is back during the summer holidays and is designed to teach you how to add free-weights into your workouts and perform these exercises with confidence.   From mastering the perfect technique in the squat, deadlift, pull up and hip thrust, to learning all about […]

Proud to be part of the Hull Half Marathon 2018

This Sunday, runners taking part in the inaugural Hull Half Marathon will be making their way through campus as the University is an ‘official venue partner’ for the run. This is a really exciting event and colleagues are encouraged to get involved by supporting the 1600 runners visiting our beautiful campus, including over 40 of our very own staff who […]