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University of Nottingham Sport offers a wide range of opportunities for members of staff to keep fit, have fun and meet new people.

Whether taking part in one of our sports courses, joining staff sports clubs or participating in one of our events - there really is something for everyone!

All of our Staff Sport sessions are open to Postgraduate students.

We value your feedback and new ideas as we look to develop and improve our offer to staff. If you have any suggestions, please email Staff Sport

 

Sport Sessions

Please check the booking information in the timetable below as the booking process differs per Sport.

If you need to block book, please visit or call one of our Sports Centres receptions and advise which course you would like to book onto. Payment will be taken immediately for the full block of sessions.

For sessions that don't require booking, please register with reception on arrival and email Staff Sport with any questions you might have. 

Monday

 DateTime Activity Venue Booking;Cost;Transport

 

Tuesday

 DateTime Activity Venue Booking;Cost;Transport
23 July 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

30 July 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

6 August 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

13 August 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

20 August 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

27 August 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

3 September 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

10 September 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

17 September 2019 5-6.30pm Tennis David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£4 / session (members free)

No transport provided

Wednesday

 DateTime Activity Venue Booking; Cost; Transport 
17 July 2019 6-7pm Golf 
(Beginners)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

17 July 2019 7-8pm Golf
(Players)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

17 July 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

17 July 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

24 July 2019 6-7pm Golf 
(Beginners)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

24 July 2019 7-8pm Golf
(Players)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

24 July 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

24 July 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

31 July 2019 6-7pm Golf 
(Beginners)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

31 July 2019 7-8pm Golf
(Players)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

31 July 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

31 July 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

7 August 2019 6-7pm Golf 
(Beginners)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

7 August 2019 7-8pm Golf
(Players)
N1GOLF Centre Riverside

Block booking required

Call 0115 74 87000 or pop
into one of our centres to book

£5 / session (£30 in total)

No transport provided

7 August 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

14 August 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

14 August 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

21 August 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

21 August 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

28 August 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

28 August 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

4 September 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

4 September 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

11 September 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

11 September 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

18 September 2019 7-10.30pm Badminton David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

18 September 2019 8-9pm Basketball Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

 

Thursday

 DateTime Activity Venue Booking; Cost; Transport 
18 July 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

18 July 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football  David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

25 July 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

25 July 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football  David Ross Sports Village 

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

1 August 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

1 August 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football  Jubilee Sports Centre

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

8 August 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

8 August 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football  David Ross Sports Village 

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

15 August 2019 6-7pm Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

15 August 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football   David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

22 August 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

22 August 2019  5.30-6.30pm Football  David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

29 August 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

29 August 2019 5.30-6.30pm  Football  David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

5 September 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

5 September 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football  David Ross Sports Village 

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

12 September 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

12 September 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football  David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

19 September 2019 5-6pm
6-7pm
Climbing David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided

19 September 2019 5.30-6.30pm Football  David Ross Sports Village

Booking not required

£3 / session (members free)

No transport provided 

 

 

Friday

 

Saturday

 

Sunday

 

Events

As well as courses, we also run a number of events for University of Nottingham Staff. These events offer a great opportunity to socialise with colleagues and meet other staff members.

Please click on the individual events below for further information. 

Cricket Festival19

On Wednesday 21 August at Riverside Sports Complex, UoN Sport will be host the inaugural University of Nottingham Staff Cricket Festival.

Our 8v8 competition is a great opportunity for you to challenge your friends and colleagues and have some fun in the summer.It doesn’t matter if you are “Lord of the Swing” or just winging it, there are teams of all ages and abilities.So if you think a “bouncer” should work in a nightclub or that a “square leg” should be seen by a doctor - don’t worry, we’ve got your covered!

We can’t guarantee a cricket education but we can guarantee a truly memorable day for you and your colleagues and priced at just £5 per player, it really is great value for money.

Click here to register your team of 8 today!

 
Staff Golf Day - Friday 12 July 2019

The University of Nottingham Staff Golf Day will be hosted at Wollaton Park Golf Club on Friday 12 July 2019. Staff are invited to enter in teams of four or as individuals for 18 holes of golf. Breakfast and a three course lunch will be included in the day. For more detail on the format please click here

How to enter:

  • Please register for the Golf Day here
  • Once registered, you'll receive an email confirming the cost and how you make the payment
  • The deadline for entries will be Thursday 20 June
  • Places will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis
 

Staff Sports Clubs

There are a number of staff sports clubs hosted at the University across our campuses, please click on the specific clubs below for further information.

Staff with sports membership can book our sports facilities to play independently with colleagues, friends and family. 

Badminton Club

This is a friendly, lively club open to all members of staff and postgraduate students.

Members meet on Wednesday evenings at David Ross Sports Village from 7-10.30pm.

The club is always looking for new members of all levels.

For further information please visit the staff badminton club website.

 
Basketball Club

This is a inclusive, friendly club open to all members of staff and postgraduate students.

Members meet on Wednesday evenings at Jubilee Sports Centre from 8-9pm.

The club is always looking for new members of all levels.

For further information please email Staff Sport.

 
Bowls Club

The Bowls clubs is linked to the the University of Nottingham Social and Sports club and teams play both midweek and at the weekends in the Nottingham Federation League and the local Beeston league.

The club has its own bowling green which can be found beside the sports centre tennis courts on University Park campus. All standards are welcome.

For further information please contact club secretary Dennis Hurley on 07743 541 420.

 
Golf Society

This is a small society linked to the University of Nottingham Staff and Sports social club.

It is open to golfers of all standards - no handicap required to join.

The club currently has organised competitions on local courses about once a month from April to November.

The emphasis of the society is to provide friendly competition at a low price.

For further information please contact the society secretary Martin Truman on 0115 974 9049

 
Squash Club

This club is open to staff and postgraduate students, graduates of the University of Nottingham and associate members of the sports facilities.

Social and competitive squash is organised for players of all standards.

Internal leagues are run throughout the year, together within an annual knockout tournament and several social evenings where various competitions are organised.

For further information on the squash club please contact one of the following people:

 
Staffletics (Staff Running Club)

The Staff Running Club, or Staffletics, is a friendly social running club hosted by the University Athletics Club. Coached sessions are provided every Thursday evening from David Ross Sports Village, and the club attends various local events throughout the year.

Group runs and sessions are open to runners of any ability and pace.The club also runs Couch to 5K programs in the Winter and Spring semesters, to provide new runners with an introduction to running.

For more information contact Lee Taylor on 07511 846798.

 
Touch Rugby

The UoN Spiders compete in the Nottingham Mixed Touch Rugby League and play matches throughout the year.

The team always welcome new players, both male and female to enjoy a game of skill and pace, without the contact element of traditional rugby. 

Nottingham Touch Club also offer sessions for total novices to the sport.

For further information please contact Nick Bennett (Ext 13418).

 

The UoN Spiders compete in the Nottingham Mixed Touch Rugby League and play matches throughout the year.

The team always welcome new players, both male and female to enjoy a game of skill and pace, without the contact element of traditional rugby. 

Nottingham Touch Club also offer sessions for total novices to the sport.

For further information please contact Nick Bennett (Ext 13418).

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions 

 

Do I need to have a UoN Sports Membership to attend these courses?
No - you don't need a UoN Sports Membership to attend the above staff sport courses and sessions. UoN Sports Membership is required, however, to use the sports facilities on a casual basis.
 
Does it matter if I can't attend all the dates of the course?
It doesn't matter if you need to miss a session - just let Staff Sport know so that the instructor can be informed. You will be charged for all sessions in a block booking, so please be aware that refunds for individual sessions cannot be made (unless you have an extenuating circustance).
 
The sport I am interested in has already started - can I still sign up?
If there are places still available there may be the possibility to sign up later for a course - please email Staff Sport to find out. 
 

 

University of Nottingham Sport

David Ross Sports Village
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 74 87000
email: sport@nottingham.ac.uk