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NEW Staff Showcase - 2 July

We’re opening up some of Warwick’s great facilities for staff to explore, as part of a new Staff Showcase series of events. We kick off with our colleagues in Warwick Sport, who will be showcasing some of the sporting facilities and activities available at a special event for staff on Wednesday 2 July. Join us for healthy snacks and have a go at a fun taster session, or simply catch up with friends and spectate!

Need some inspiration to improve your health and wellbeing?

Come along to the Staff Sports Showcase to see demonstrations of some exercise classes, try out a new sport or class, take a quick Health MOT or find out how to relax and de-stress at your desk.

Take part in climbing taster sessions (book your session online), test your football or basketball skills, or try out mini tennis or floorball. We'll be keeping a scorechart, and prizes will be awarded after the event to the team or department that comes out top!

You’ll also be able to tour the Sports Centre, and enjoy a complimentary healthy light lunch.

If you’re inspired to get active, Warwick Sport is offering free use of the gym between 4 – 8pm on 2 July - simply register for your free gym pass during the Showcase. You'll also have the opportunity to find out more about Warwick Sport's latest staff offers.

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Event programme

There's no need to book activities (other than climbing tasters); just come along to the main sports hall between 12 – 2pm on Wednesday 2 July 2014. There's plenty to take part in if you want to get involved, but you prefer you can simply take a tour, enjoy a lunch with friends, and spectate as colleagues try out some of the activities on offer.

12pm Welcome & light lunch served

Sample some of the healthy options available from Warwick Food & Drink.

Climbing taster sessions

Climbing taster sessions will run at 12pm, 12.30pm, 1pm and 1.30pm. There are eight places available on each session. Booking is essential and places are offered on a first come, first served basis. Book your place online.

Class demonstrations
12.20pm Kettlebells
12.40pm Body Pump
1pm Body Balance
1.20pm Body Combat
1.40pm RPM Cycling







If you’d like to take part in any of the class demos please bring along a pair of trainers (and ideally wear suitable loose clothing).

12.30pm Tours of sports facilities

Departing every half hour from the Main Hall, including a demonstration of some of the gym equipment.

12.30-2pm Health MOTs

Take a few minutes to check your health; MOTs will be measuring height, weight, body fat index, blood pressure, body mass index, flexibility test.

1-2pm Relax and de-stress at your desk workshop

Drop in and find out how you can ; no special clothing or equipment necessary.


Future showcases

Look out for more Staff Showcase events in the new academic year. If you’ve got an idea for an area of the University that you’d like to see showcase their facilities or services - or would like to host a Staff Showcase event yourselves, contact us at internalcomms@warwick.ac.uk