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14 Sep 2011

Zumbathon * Coached sport * Swimming lessons * Health, fitness and wellbeing classes

Health and Fitness


Get the party started at Zumbathon!

Zumbathon is back and we want it to be bigger and better than ever! Come and take part in the two hour Zumbathon charity dance/fitness workout on Saturday 15 October 2011 from 11am to 1pm at the Armitage Centre, Fallowfield. You can pre-book your entry wristbands online for just £6.00 at Online Store: Zumbathon 4 Charity Workout or get yours on the day from reception for just £7.00. All proceeds go to Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research.

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Coached Sport launches new social ladders and online payments

You can now enter a team into our coached sport sessions via the University’s estore. There are plenty of fun and exciting sports to have a go at, whether you enjoy playing competitively or just for fun. New to this year’s Coached Sport programme includes Handball and Lacrosse as well as two new social ladders for Squash and Badminton.

For dates, times and prices, please visit:


Swimming lessons at Manchester Grammar School

Learn to swim or improve your technique with lessons run by the University’s Swimming Club. The popular courses welcome people of all abilities, from complete beginners to those who want to learn advanced techniques. All lessons, including female only and mixed groups, take place at the Manchester Grammar School on a Wednesday evenings and are run by AQA qualified instructors.

To book a place or to obtain further information including prices and dates, please email:


New health, fitness and wellbeing classes now available to book online

Health, fitness and wellbeing classes for the new term are now available to book online. All eight-week enrolment courses start week commencing 17 October 2011 and with professional guidance from our expert instructors you will certainly feel more toned, relaxed, stretched and energised! There is something for all fitness levels and abilities so sign up and give it a go.

You can book online at: