Skip to navigation | Skip to main content | Skip to footer
Menu
Search the University of Manchester siteSearch Menu StaffNet
Search type

News from SPORT Manchester

25 Apr 2012

Test your all round fitness with Power Pentathlon * Join the party and raise cash for Teenage Cancer Trust * Focus on improving your posture * Limited offer from Manchester Aquatics Centre * Rugby Varsity tickets now available.

Test your all round fitness with Power Pentathlon

Test your speed, balance, aim and agility with our fun Pentathlon challenge taking place outside University Place on Tuesday 1st May 2012 from 11am to 3pm. The activities are fun and designed for all levels of ability whether you are a beginner or a professional athlete.

Drop by and have a go for fun or, if you think you have what it takes, then log your scores and enter the leader board for the chance to win a London 2012 goody bag!

Join the party and raise cash for Teenage Cancer Trust

Kick start your summer fitness regime with this mass Zumba charity workout in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust! Zumbathon is on Saturday 28th April 2012 from 11am – 1pm at the Armitage Sports Centre, Fallowfield. Warm up your vocal chords because we will be working out to some classic Diva tunes.

Tickets are available to purchase:

Focus on improving your posture

A mini series of posture workshops will run in the Wellbeing Room on select Monday’s throughout the third semester. If you think you have bad posture or you suffer from back or neck pain then these one-off one-hour sessions could give you the quick fix you’re looking for!

Each session is just £5 and available to book online at:

Limited offer from Manchester Aquatics Centre

Get a 6 month gym and swim membership from the Manchester Aquatics Centre for just £99 with the option to include classes or spa for an extra £26. Offer is available for a limited period only.

For more information, please contact:

  • Aquatics Centre on 0161 275 9450

Rugby Varsity tickets now available

Come and show your support as Manchester take on Salford in the Rugby League Varsity on Wednesday 2 May (7.30pm), at Salford City Reds Stadium. Don’t miss this epic battle of the two cities which will have you on the edge of your seat!

Tickets are just £5 each and available to buy from:

  • Sport Reception, William Kay House, 333 Oxford or from the Rugby League Club

At the game you will also be given a free pass to the Super League Magic Weekend (Sunday) at the Etihad Stadium.