SPORT Opening Times Term Time Monday to Friday 7.00 to 22.00 Saturday & Sunday 9.00 to 21.00 Vacations Monday to Friday 7.00 to 22.00 Saturday & Sunday 9.00 to 17.00
SPORT Facilities - Indoor The University Sports Centre 125 Station Health & Fitness Suite Sports Hall Performance S&C Room Dance Studio 2 Multipurpose Rooms 4 Squash Courts All Centre Administration
SPORT Facilities - Outdoor Cochrane Park 6 Football Pitches 2 Rugby Pitches 5 Tennis Courts 1 Cricket Square 2 Lacrosse Pitches Longbenton 2 Floodlit All Weather Pitches 3 Football Pitches Rifle Range Heaton 2 Rugby Pitches 1 Cricket Square Newburn Water Sports Centre Home of Rowing & Canoe Access Agreement Close House 6 Football Pitches 4 Rugby Pitches External Hire Ice Hockey Swimming Pools – swim, water polo, canoe, scuba
SPORT Sport at Newcastle University The Sports Centre Facilities and Equipment Performance Sport Elite Athletes Squad Sports Scholarships ‘Intra-mural’ Sport Exercise Classes Casual usage Member Services 10,000 Student Members Athletic Union Based in Students’ Union 62 Athletic Union clubs Run by students BUCS (British Universities & Colleges Sport) AU Ball 3,500 students
SPORT Athletic Union Clubs Aikido American Football Archery Athletics & X-Country Badminton Basketball m Basketball w Boat Boxing Canoe Canoe Polo Caving Cheerleading Clay Target shooting Cricket Crossfit Cycling Dance Darts Fencing Football m Football w Gaelic Football Golf Gymnastics Hockey m Hockey w Ice hockey Jitsu Judo Kickboxing Kite and Windsurfing Lacrosse m Lacrosse w Mountaineering Netball Parachute Polo Real Tennis Riding Rifle Rowing Rugby League Rugby Union m Rugby Union w Sailing & Yachting Shotokan karate Ski and Snowboard Squash Sub Aqua Surf Swimming Table Tennis Tae Kwon Do Tennis Thai Boxing Trampoline Triathlon Ultimate Frisbee Volleyball Water Polo Weightlifting
SPORT Athletic Union Clubs 62 different Sports Clubs Run by the students Fresher’s Fair 22 & 23 September 2014 12.00 – 18.00 each day Speak to club officials and sign up
SPORT British Universities & Colleges Sport - BUCS 152 Universities competed in BUCS Competitions in 2013/14. Newcastle one of the largest entries: 84 teams compete in 21 different sports eg. rugby, soccer, hockey, netball on Wednesday afternoons. 30 teams compete in one off championships during the year eg. canoe, water polo, swimming, rowing etc.
SPORT Performance Sport Results 2007/8162010 th 2008/9176210 th 2009/10179711 th 2010/11170215 th 2011/12195310 th 2012/13202710 th 2013/14171516 th
SPORT Elite Athletes Squad Mission Statement “To provide a support network for athletes within the University who are competing at the highest levels, to assist them in achieving their full potential in both their athletic and academic programmes.” Athlete Benefits Personal Lifestyle Mentor/ Lecture and Seminarprogramme. Support Services e.g. S&C/Sports Massage/Medical and Physio Screening Former Members Ed Coode, Olympic Gold Medal (Athens 2004) Dorian Walker Acrobatic Gymnastics – World, European, British Champion 2012 S Arnot, T Ford, N Lamb & G HallGB U23 Rowing 2014 2014/15 DEADLINE = TUESDAY 7 OCTOBER 2014
SPORT Sport Scholarship Awards Aim To provide financial and service support to aid high performing student athletes to achieve their full potential. Recruitment Sports Scholarships Up to 25 / year at £1,000, £1,250 & £1,500 Apply alongside your academic application Performance Sports Scholarships Up to 25 / year at £1000 Apply once a registered student http://www.ncl.ac.uk/sport/performance/scholarships/ 2014/15 DEADLINE = TUESDAY 7 OCTOBER 2014
SPORT Campus Sport - Intra Mural Sport For those not in University teams Teams from departments, halls, friends Friendly and fun but competitive Basketball Football (5,7 and 11 aside) Futsal Mixed Hockey Netball Rugby Union (15s, 10,s 7,s) Squash 3000 Students / week
SPORT Campus Sport – Exercise Classes All year round 35+ classes in term /15+ classes in vacation Suitable for all Spin Cycling / Cardio Combat / Kettlebells / Abs Blast / Pilates/ Yoga / Hi-Lo Aerobics / Zumba Gold members = free Silver members = £2 / class
SPORT Campus Sport – Casual Usage Members can book facilities 2 weeks in advance (online / in person) Squash Courts Main Hall Activities Multipurpose Areas Dance Studio Exercise Classes
SPORT GO PLAY – sport for all The alternative sports programme No membership or experience necessary Anyone can play sport Term 1 = 20+ sports Sign up via NUSU website Climbing Ice Hockey Basketball, Lacrosse Tennis Horse Riding Kayaking Ski & Snowboarding Table Tennis Fencing Kickboxing Badminton Golf Football Archery Cycling Trampoline Netball Ultimate Frisbee Women’s Rugby Squash Dodgeball Orienteering
SPORT Hall Sport New for 2014/15 Teams from halls of residence / courses. football / netball / table tennis – with more to follow latest details from NUSU website www.nusu.co.uk/activities
SPORT Sports Centre Membership All students must be Sports Centre members Silver Level (£65=1 year or £165=3 year) Play for the University teams Play in the Intra Mural programme Book Exercise Classes @ £2 / class Book activity areas e.g sq courts, main hall Gold Level Membership £175 =1 year (upgrades = £110 =1 year £300 =3 year) All of above + Unlimited use of the Health & Fitness Suites + Free Exercise Classes Semester Membership Silver = £36Gold = £99
SPORT Where to find out more Visit Sports Centre Website www.ncl.ac.uk/sport Visit the Student Union Website www.nusu.co.uk/activities Visit the SPORTS CENTRE for a guided tour.
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