Global Week - We bring you sports from around the world!

Mark your calendar from 3 - 7 March for the second annual NTU Global Week! NTU Sport will be hosting a variety of nine sessions completely free to students and staff, to celebrate the many different cultures and nations we represent within sport.

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Capoeira demonstration

Mark your calendar for the second annual NTU Global Week! Global Week is a celebration of the rich cultural diversity at NTU across our three campuses and will run from 3 - 7 March 2014. The Sport and Lifestyle department will be hosting a variety of nine sessions completely free to students and staff members to celebrate the many different cultures and nations we represent within sport.

Global Week will be a window to the world for you, as you will be able to view a showcase of performances that you are more than welcome to join in with. You can expect a whole spectrum of sports activities from relaxing and tranquil Yoga and Pilates classes, to fast-paced diving and pouncing Tchoukball sessions.

Through engagement with Global Week activities, you'll have the chance to broaden your understanding of different cultures, customs, and arts. You'll also have the opportunity to learn more about NTU's commitment to internationalisation and discover the many opportunities we provide to ensure everyone can play sport while studying or working with us.

Here are the sessions available to join in:

  • Samba – Thursday 5.15 pm – 6 pm, City Studio
  • Zumba – Wednesday 5.30 pm – 6.30 pm, Clifton Sports Hall and Wednesday 7 pm – 8 pm, City Sports Hall
  • Pilates – Thursday 12 pm -12.45 pm, Clifton Studio and Friday 1.15 pm – 2 pm, City Studio
  • Tai Chi – Tuesday 12 pm – 12.45 pm, City Studio
  • Yoga – Monday 12.15 pm – 1 pm, Clifton Studio and Thursday 11.30 am – 12.15 pm, City Studio
  • Wheelchair Basketball – Monday 1 pm - 2 pm, Clifton, The Point
  • Volleyball - Monday 7.30 pm - 9 pm, City Sports Centre
  • Tchoukball – Tuesday 11 am - 12 pm, Clifton, Main Hall
  • Touch American Football – Tuesday 4.30 pm - 5.30 pm, Clifton All Weather Pitch

Are you interested in getting involved with the above sessions? To make a booking simply telephone +44 (0)115 848 4066 (City), 0115 848 3219 (Clifton), visit us at reception or online.

For more information on NTU Global Week, and to see the full programme of activities along with descriptions, please visit the Global Week web page.

We hope to see you all getting involved!

Global Week - We bring you sports from around the world!

Published on 3 March 2014
  • Category: Sport

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