Our students and staff can keep active with FREE swimming sessions at the Life Centre during certain times - simply show your staff or student card on arrival (please note that spaces are limited):
Mondays - 18:00 to 19:30
Fridays - 17:30 to 19:00 - during this session children of Plymouth University students and staff may swim for free with an accompanying ID card holder.
(50 weeks of year)
Wednesdays - 13:00 to 14:30
Thursdays - 19:00 to 20:30
Sundays - 19:00 to 20:30
(36 weeks of year – term time)
Our UPSU clubs and societies benefit from exclusive usage of the Life Centre pool for swimming & water polo, underwater hockey and surf lifesaving. If you're enrolled on our teacher training and sports science programmes, you can benefit from further pool availability for practical studies.
For further information, contact UPSU Sport.
The Life Centre’s climbing wall - brought to Plymouth by High Sports - is one of the biggest in Europe and the only dedicated facility of this kind south of Bristol.
Our students and staff can access this innovative climbing zone with its 16-metre wall, aerial assault course, bouldering and abseiling. Allocated climbing slots at a reduced rate are available to students and staff during term time, with qualified instructors on hand.
UPSU are at the wall twice a week bringing along kit that is available to use for free, plus throughout the year students can access free instruction and coaching.
Plymouth University slots:
Monday 19:00 to 22:00
Wednesday 13:00 to 16:00
Thursday evening adventure and expo – club night
For further information contact High Sports or visit their web page for Plymouth University students.
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