Sports Active offer social sporting sessions, lessons, and leagues at student friendly prices. It’s super easy to get involved- all you have to do is turn up to our Come & Play sessions or sign up below or at the CUSU reception desk to our Lessons or Leagues!
Whatever your aim, interest or ability, we really do offer something for everyone. Get involved today and stay happy, healthy and physically active with Sports Active!
Buy a come and play card above or in person at the CUSU reception desk, 1st floor of the HUB for only £10. This entitles you to free entry for the full academic year to our come and play sessions. * excluding social football and Kayaking.
You can sign up to any our lessons below or in person at the reception desk 1st floor of The Hub
Our completely free Faculty 'Give it a go' Games gives you the chance to experience a different sport (10 in total!) every week as we lead into Varsity at the end of February. These fun introductory sessions are open to all abilities and fitness levels, and run on Wednesday nights from 18:30-19:30, taking place at the Sports Hall at Coventry Leisure centre. Just come and give it a try, and help your Faculty win participation points just by giving them a go!
Wed 25th Jan - Football & Table Tennis
Wed 1st Feb - Badminton & Squash
Wed 8th Feb - Short Tennis & Netball
Wed 15th Feb - Volleyball & Basketball
Wed 22nd Feb - Hockey & Cricket
Do you want to learn how to ski on snow? We offer beginner lessons at the snow dome for the total novices or if you’ve only hit the slopes once or twice. Instructors, equipment and transport provided, all you need is warm clothing.
Location: Snow Dome, Tamworth
Starts Monday 27th February (6 weeks)
TRANSPORT PROVIDED - Please meet at the University Sports Centre for 4pm
Intermediate Lessons for those who’d like to improve or are needing a refresher! Instructors, equipment and transport provided.
Location: Snow Dome , Tamworth
Beginner lessons for the total novices or if you’ve only hit the slopes once or twice. Instructors, equipment and transport provided, all you need is warm clothing.
Location: SnowDome , Tamworth
Led by Planet Ice these reduced rate lessons are for adults wanting to learn how to skate, whether you're looking for a lifestyle change, meet new friends, to keep fit, or simply brush up on skills you haven't used for years - these lesson are a perfect chance to have fun and learn alongside people of the same age.
Location: Planet Ice (next to the Skydome)
Starts Wednesday 22nd February (6 weeks)
Open to all staff and family members, suitable for beginners as well as experienced players. Lessons are led by a PGA golf teaching professional
Location: The Warwickshire Golf and Country Club
Intermediate lessons for those already at a recreational level, who’d like to improve their game or their skills
Location: Virgin Active
Starts Tuesday 21st February (6 weeks)
Beginner lessons for total novices / lapsed players. Lessons are lead by fully qualified instructors.
Starts Thursday 23rd February (6 weeks)
Aimed at those who would like to learn to swim or improve confidence in the water. Taught by a qualified adult swimming instructor.
Location: Coventry Sport and Leisure Centre
Date: Monday 6th March (3 hours) and Monday 13th February (3 hours) (6 weeks)
A female only 6 week Self Defense & Personal Safety course through elements of Karate. 3 hours on Suitable for all experience and fitness levels.
Location: Charles Ward building - CW154
Date: Thursday 16th February (6 weeks)
Designed for those with little or no experience, this course teached the skills need to climb independently. Equipment and transport are provided.
Location: Warwick University Climbing Centre - Bears Rock
Date: Thursday 23rd February (4 weeks)
TRANSPORT PROVIDED - Please meet at the University Sports Centre for 5pm
Do you fancy representing your Faculty in a fun weekly Football league?
Want to enjoy 7 weeks of social Football and meet fellow students within your Faculty and others? Give our Faculty Football League a completely free try on Sunday 29th January, and make sure you join the league ahead of our Sunday 5th February start.
A branded T-shirt for your Faculty comes free with the league entry, and you can either join as a team of 5 players (plus as many subs as you like), or be organised into an existing team with students from your Faculty.
Location: Sports hall, Coventry Sports and Leisure Centre
Dates: give it a go session: Sunday 29th January, League starts Sunday 5th February
Any questions? E-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to enjoy 8 weeks of social Football and meet the people in your accommodation and at others? Give our Halls Football League a completely free try on Friday 27th January, and make sure you join the league ahead of our Friday 3rd February start.
A branded T-shirt for your Halls comes free with the league entry, and you can either join as a team of 5 players (plus as many subs as you wish), or be organised into an existing team of people from your accommodation!
Dates: give it a go session: Friday 27th January. League starts Friday 3rd February
Join our social Squash League, and we'll arrange at least four games (with the possibility of more) against someone of your ability levels. Choose from fellow students, fellow staff, your faculty or your University Accommodation. We'll contact you after you've joined to find out your availability and who you'd like to compete with.
Location: Squash courts, Coventry Sports and Leisure Centre
Dates: Various start dates