This Girl Can Week returns to NTU

Trent This Girl Can Week is back, and we can’t wait for female students to enjoy all that we have in store!

Trent This Girl Can Week is back, and we can’t wait for female students to enjoy all that we have in store!

During This Girl Can week we’ll be celebrating our female students, recognising achievements and encouraging women to be active - get stuck into activities and try new things.

There’s plenty of ways you can get involved with the campaign, check it out.

Girls Night In

Girls Night In is back, and this year there's loads for female students to get involved with!


We're kicking off This Girl Can week with a Girls Night In. We want to celebrate our female students, so grab all your friends and get involved, we've got lots in store for you!


Girls Night In is a fantastic chance to have a giggle with some friends, grab some freebies and enjoy all that's on offer!

Taking place in City Students’ Union, entry is completely free, so enjoy your NTU Girls Night In.  See full event details here.

Female-only Self Defence

Tuesday 20 November
8pm – 9:30pm
City Sports Centre Studio

Experience some free female-only self-defence at the city during This Girl Can week. The session will cover the basics of self-defence as you learn some top tips to look after yourself in potentially vulnerable situations.

The session is totally free, you’ll just need to register your attendance as places are limited. You can do that by email or telephone (0115 848 4066)

UV Classes

Free fitness classes – Ultra Violet edition!

In the name of This Girl Can we’re encouraging female students to throw on some comfy whites and work up a sweat in our This Girl Can UV fitness classes.

Sunday 25 November

UV Zumba - 3:45-4:30

UV Spin - 4:45 - 5:30


The classes are completely free and you do not require a gym membership to attend them, you’ll just need to register attendance between 19-24 Nov as places are limited. You can do that by email or telephone (0115 848 4066)

BUCS Female Fixture Day

Show your support for our NTU Women’s teams on Wednesday 21 November. Almost all our BUCS fixtures taking place on Clifton Campus are female, in support of the national This Girl Can campaign.

There are fixtures running throughout the day, get yourselves to Clifton Campus to cheer on our female teams as they face off for precious BUCS points. This year we’re determined to climb the ranking again from 13th for another best-ever finish!

Our match of the day is Netball Women’s 1, who will go head-to-head with Edge Hill University, Lee Westwood Sports Centre Main Hall B, starts 17:30.  See full timetable here.

We can also look forward to a performance from our cheerleaders, Trent Tigers, who will be performing in between Netball fixtures at 6:45pm!

Play for Fun

This Girl Can Week is all about encouraging female students to try new activities in a friendly and super fun environment. From 19 – 25 November all female students to attend any Play for Fun session will receive a free little gift!

Female-only Play for Fun classes include: Women’s Basketball, She-rallies Tennis and Netball. See full timetable here.

This Girl Can Week returns to NTU

Published on 23 October 2018
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