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O2 Touch Rugby Sessions starting in Falmer

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Published: Friday, 09 November 2018 11:58

Parklife: O2 Touch Rugby

18.00 - 19.00, Thursday's

3G Pitch, Falmer Sports Centre  


The latest addition to the University of Brighton Parklife programme sees a social Touch Rugby session in Falmer.

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Brighton Confirmed as Women's Football Specialist Hub

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Published: Friday, 26 October 2018 07:23 Written by Michelle


The University of Brighton has been confirmed as one of 19 universities that will become a BUCS Women’s Football and Futsal Specialist Hub in partnership with BUCS and The FA.

Through the University Grassroots Hubs programme, 70 universities have received £400,500 to support the development of football and futsal. The hugely successful programme in 2017/18 saw 84,770 unique participants engaged in both internal student and external community football or futsal, facilitated by 2,548 workforce members.

BUCS have identified 19 of these universities who have a passion and commitment to developing women and girl’s football, and want to enhance their offer through innovative programmes and working with both internal and external partners.

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FA Primary Teachers Award

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Published: Tuesday, 23 October 2018 00:00

Sport Brighton are hosting the accredited 'FA Primary Teachers Award' training course. 

The FREE course is designed for any practicing or aspiring primary school teacher and it has been hugely successful in developing teachers’ confidence to deliver high quality PE.

The course also covers skills that apply to and assist the development of students with a sports or coaching interest.


Sunday 25th November

Falmer Sports Centre

9am - 3pm 

                                       A FA FAN number is required to enrol onto the course

Please do so following link 1 to register your details for free before enrolling to the course:


1. FA FAN Number Registration Link

(required prior to booking your space at the relevant location below)  


Course Booking Link  

Booking Deadline: 12pm 16th Nov.



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Active Travel Week | 15th - 19th October

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Published: Wednesday, 10 October 2018 10:27 Written by Michelle

This year c-change and Sport Brighton have joined forces to promote and encourage active and sustainable travel to university 15- 19 October – helping you cut carbon, keep fit and save money!

A roadshow will be touring the campuses with sustainable and active travel information, advice and freebies, as well as the Sport Brighton watt bike to see which campus can cycle the furthest!

There will also be free bike maintenance checks available on all sites, a walking bus each morning from Eastbourne train station to campus and a mountain biking taster session on Saturday 20 October. Check out all the details below:



Throughout Active Travel Week, the c-change and Sport Brighton roadshow will be roaming the five campuses, visiting a different site every day between 11:00 and 14:00.

  • Monday 15 October 11:00 – 14:00 Grand Parade cafe
  • Tuesday 16 October 11:00 -14:00 Falmer, Checkland atrium
  • Wednesday 17 October 11:00 – 14:00  Moulsecoomb, Cockcroft mezzanine
  • Thursday 18 October 12:00 – 14:00 Hastings, Priory Square foyer
  • Friday 19 October 11:00 – 14:00  Eastbourne, Sports Centre foyer


Bike Doctors

Is your bike in need of a bit of TLC? Outside each of the Travel Week roadshows, free bike maintenance support will be given out to staff and students by a local Bike Doctor from.

  • Monday 15 October 12:00 – 14:00: Grand Parade main building quad by the bike racks
  • Tuesday 16 October 12:00 – 14:00: Falmer, outside the Checkland building
  • Wednesday 17 October 12:00 – 14:00: Mouslecoomb, outside the Cockcroft building
  • Thursday 18 October 12:00 -13:30: Hastings, Priory Square basement
  • Friday 19 October 09:00 – 10:30: Eastbourne, outside the Sports Centre


Travel information

If you’re a student check out the c-change pages for information on walking, cycling, UB1 shuttle bus, public transport, car-sharing and discounts.

If you’re a member of staff take a look at the staff central travel pages.