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Sport at Kent Term Two 2017/18

More people, more active, more often Intramural • Inter College • Let’s Play • Staff Fitness and dance • Tennis • One-off events

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Intramural

Our weekly informal programme of friendly tournaments delivered in your chosen sport. All you need to do is grab your friends, enter a team in the competitions, turn up and have fun. Open to all staff, students and alumni. Day

Activity

Time

Venue

Futsal

5pm to 7pm

Sports Centre – Hall 2

Basketball

7pm to 9pm

Sports Centre – Hall 2

Badminton

5pm to 7pm

Sports Centre – Hall 3

Free*

13-24

SoccerZone

4pm to 10pm

3G

£35 per team per term*

13-24

Friday

Volleyball

5pm to 7pm

Sports Centre – Hall 3

£20 per team per term*

13-24

Saturday

Kent Amateur Football League

11am to 7pm

3G/3GX/Grass Pitches

Join an existing team

13-24

Tuesday Thursday

Cost £20 per team per term*

Weeks 13-24 13-24

Inter College

The opportunity to represent your college and form an Inter College team. All existing and new players welcome. Open to all students. Day

Activity

Time

Venue

Cost

Weeks

Monday

Inter College Cricket

5pm to 7pm

Hall 3

Join an existing team

13-24

Join an existing team

13-24

Wednesday Inter College Football

12pm to 9.30pm 3GX

*Facility fees apply. Free for Gold and Silver members. To join an existing team, email sportsdevelopment@kent.ac.uk.


Open to st – ju students and turn up play!

Canterbury timetable Day

Monday

Tuesday

Activity

Time

Venue

Open swim session

10.30am to 11.30am Kings Recreation Centre

£1

13-24

Basketball

4pm to 5pm

£1

13-24

Netball

4pm to 5pm

£1

13-24

Badminton

5pm to 6pm

£1

13-24

Swimming lessons

7pm to 8pm

£1

13-24

Volleyball

4pm to 5pm

£1

13-24

Badminton

5pm to 6pm

£1

13-24

Squash

4.40pm to 6pm

Sports Centre – Squash Courts

£1

13-24

Open swim session

7.30pm to 8.30pm

Kings Recreation Centre

£1

13-24

Open swim session

9am to 10am

Kings Recreation Centre

£1

This Girl Can Lift

2pm to 3pm

Sports Centre – Fitness Suite

£1

13-24

Tennis

5pm to 6pm

Pavilion – Tennis Courts

£1

13-24

Tagged Rugby

8pm to 9pm

Pavilion – Astro pitch

£1

13-24

Cycling

3pm to 4pm

Pavilion – Cycle Hub

£1

13-24

Badminton

4pm to 5pm

£1

13-24

Basketball

5pm to 6pm

£1

13-24

Table Tennis

5pm to 6pm

£1

13-24

Sports Centre – Hall 2

Kings Recreation Centre

Main Hall

Cost* Weeks

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Main Hall

Join in our array of activities within a non-competitive environment. Taking part enables you to try new activities, meet new people and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Open to all students. To book a place, please visit our website kent.ac.uk/sports/letsplay.

*Free for Gold and Silver members.

letsplaykent kent.ac.uk/sports/letsplay 01227 824 081 | letsplay@kent.ac.uk


Get involved

Taking part enables you to try new activities, meet new people and maintain a healthy lifestyle outside of your daily office environment. Open to all staff. Day

Activity

Time

Description

Netball

1pm to 2pm

Join in this fun session and dust off Sports Centre – your skills or learn new ones. All Hall 3 abilities welcome.

£1

Cycle ride

12pm to 1pm

Enjoy a guided ‘easygoing’ ride. Bring your own bike or use one of ours.

Cycle Hub

£1

Racquet sports

12pm to 1pm

Have a go at squash, table tennis, badminton, touchtennis or pickleball in a recreational fun environment. All abilities welcome.

Sports Centre – Hall 3

£1

Beginners running

12pm to 1pm

This 12-week Couch to 5K programme is perfect for people just starting out. By the final week you will be running for 30 minutes/5K.

Sports Centre

£1

Improvers running

1pm to 2pm

For those new or having recently completed the C25K, keep your fitness and enthusiasm alive!

Sports Centre

£1

Intermediate running

1pm to 2pm

Varied running routes incorporating interval sessions and weekly Sports Centre challenges.

£1

Basketball and Volleyball

12pm to 1pm

Shoot some hoops or smash it in a fun informal environment. All abilities welcome.

Sports Centre – Hall 2/3

£1

Mixed Football

12pm to 1pm

Sports Centre

£1

Women’s Football

12pm to 1pm

Sports Centre

£1

Beginners Hockey

1pm to 2pm

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Have a kick around on your lunch break, with friendly informal games. All abilities welcome.

Venue

Never picked up a stick? Haven’t played since school? Have a go at Astro Pitch our fun, beginners hockey session!

No need to book, just turn up ready to participate! *Free for Gold and Silver members.

Cost*

£1


An inter-departmental staff competition for all abilities to encourage staff to keep active in a fun environment. Open to all staff.

Month

Event

Dates

Time

Venue

It’s a knockout!

1, 2 February

1pm to 2pm

Main Hall

Volleyball

20, 22, 23 February

1pm to 2pm

Sports Centre

Netball (women’s)

5, 6, 9 March

1pm to 2pm

Sports Centre

Basketball (men’s)

19, 20, 22 March

1pm to 2pm

Sports Centre

April

Touch Rugby

24, 26, 27 April

1pm to 2pm

Pavilion

May

Ultimate Frisbee

21, 22, 24 May

1pm to 2pm

Pavilion

June

touchtennis

26, 28, 29 June

1pm to 2pm

Tennis Centre

The Cube

6 July

6pm to 9pm

Pavilion

School Sports Day

10, 12, 13 July

1pm to 2pm

Pavilion

Rounders

24, 26, 27 July

1pm to 2pm

Pavilion

August

Pub Games – Bat and Trap, Petanque

28, 30, 31 August

1pm to 2pm

Pavilion

September

The VC’s Quiz

10 September

5pm to 8pm

Pavilion

February March

July

University of Kent staff event. The main aim is to encourage staff to keep active in a fun and social environment, and if you enjoyed the sport you competed in you can continue to take part at the weekly ‘Get Involved’ staff sessions. Tournaments will be mixed gender, unless otherwise indicated, and information regarding rules and regulations will be sent out to your team captains in advance of the tournaments. Visit kent.ac.uk/sports/vicechancellorscup or email the team at sportsdevelopment@kent.ac.uk.


Tennis

Grab a racquet and learn (or fine tune) a new skill. All sessions taught by a qualified instructor and take place at the Tennis Centre. Open to Kent Sport members only*.

Day

Activity

Time

Description

Weeks

Cardio tennis

4pm to 5pm

Come along to get fit and play to great music!

13-24

Coaching (advanced)

5pm to 6pm

Advanced technical and tactical sessions for more confident competitors.

13-24

Cardio tennis

4pm to 5pm

Come along to get fit and play to great music!

13-24

Coaching (intermediate)

5pm to 6pm

Technical and tactical coaching for those looking to play better quality tennis.

13-24

Friday

Tennis Xpress

5pm to 6pm

Learn the basics of tennis in these fun sessions.

13-24

Saturday

touchtennis

11am to 1pm

A mini version of the game for all levels. Easy to pick up, impossible to put down!

13-24

Monday

Tuesday

Book at reception or online at kentsport.kent.ac.uk/Horizons. *Free for Gold and Silver members.


One-off events

This is your opportunity to do something totally different. We’ve setup a few off-the-wall activities for you to get involved in. Open to students, staff and alumni.

Day

Activity

Time

Descriptions

Venue

Cost

Meet at the Pavilion – Cycle Hub

£2

Friday 16 February

Cycle to Chartham – 2pm to 4pm easygoing

An ‘easygoing’ leisurely cycle ride to Chartham along the Great Stour River. A stop at the village pub for some deserved refreshments before cycling back. Bring your own bike or use one of ours from the Cycle Hub. 12 mile bike ride.

Saturday 24 February

UV touchtennis

After a popular term one event, UV touchtennis is back on the programme Indoor Tennis for term two. Experience a mini version Centre of the game suitable for all levels, in a UV, fun, music filled atmosphere.

Sunday 25 February

UV Sports Night – sports, 6pm to 9pm fitness classes and roller disco

This much loved night is back! Book your place in advance to enjoy glow in the dark sports, music and UV fitness.

Sunday 4 March

Cycle to Whitstable – steady

12pm to 3pm

Enjoy a ‘steady’ bike ride to the seaside with a chance to grab fish and Meet at the chips before venturing back. Bring your Pavilion – own bike or use one of ours from the Cycle Hub Cycle Hub. 14 mile bike ride.

£2

11pm to 3pm

Enjoy a ‘steady’ bike ride to the seaside along a pleasant route. Reward yourself with fish and chips and an ice cream before peddling back. Bring your own bike or use one of ours from the Cycle Hub. 20 mile bike ride.

£2

Sunday 25 March

Cycle to Herne Bay – steady

7pm to 9pm

£2

Sports Centre £2

Meet at the Pavilion – Cycle Hub

Book your place in advance online kent.ac.uk/sports/letsplay. For further information, please contact the sports development team at sportsdevelopment@kent.ac.uk.


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*Available for purchase and use until 31 August 2018. See kent.ac.uk/sports/membership to purchase and for full terms and conditions.


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Kent Sport

Sports Centre Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday

7am to 10.30pm 9am to 5.30pm 10am to 5.30pm

01227 827 430/823 623 sportsenquiries@kent.ac.uk

Fitness Suite* Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday

7am to 10pm 9am to 5.15pm 10am to 5.15pm

Pavilion Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday

9am to 10.30pm 9am to 7.30pm 9am to 10pm

University of Kent Canterbury Kent CT2 7NL

The opening hours above are for term times only. Please check our website for vacation opening hours kent.ac.uk/sports/openinghours *Last entry to Fitness Suite 30 minutes prior to closing.

If you require this information in another format, please contact the marketing team by emailing sportsenquiries@kent.ac.uk or calling 01227 823 623

Sport at Kent – term two 2018  

All the events and activities happening at Kent Sport this term.

Sport at Kent – term two 2018  

All the events and activities happening at Kent Sport this term.

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