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Come & Try

During Welcome Week, Strathclyde Sports Union is putting on up to 50 FREE Come & Try Taster Sport sessions to all University of Strathclyde students!

Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or complete beginner, we have something for you! What better way to get into University life than get involved in student sport at Strathclyde.

 

Timetable

Check out the below timetable for each of the FREE sport sessions on offer. All activities are led by students clubs – check out their individual social media pages for further details.

 

Sign up

To attend any of the sessions, participants are required to sign up to adhere to Track and Trace.  Please select your chosen sport(s) from the drop down menu.  You do not require to have a Sports Union membership to attend Come & Try.

 

Sport Date Location Time Notes
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Archery

Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 1 14:05 - 16:50

 

Athletics & Cross Country Thursday 16th Sep Glasgow Green 15:50 Meet on corner of Collins St & Rottenrow to begin jog
Badminton Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 2 19:05 - 20:55  
Basketball (M) Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Halls 1 & 2 17:05 - 18:55  
Basketball (W) Friday 17th Sep

Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 1

19:05 - 20:55  
Boxing Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Dance Studio 18:45 - 20:45  

Canoe

Friday 17th Sep Pinkston 14:30 - 17:30  
Cheerleading Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, SSPE Rooms 10:00 - 15:00  
Dance Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, SSPE Rooms 15:00 - 17:00  
Equestrian Wednesday 22nd Sep Tannoch Stables 09:00 - 11:30  
Fencing Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 2 14:05 - 15:55  
Football (M) Thursday 16th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 13:00 - 15:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 12:30; collection from Stepps at 15:15
Football (W) Monday 20th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 20:00 - 21:30  
Futsal (M) Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 2 13:05 - 14:55  
Futsal (W) Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 2 14:05 - 16:55  
Gaelic Football (GAA) Thursday 16th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 15:30 - 17:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St,15:00; Collection from Stepps at 17:15
Handball Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 2 17:05 - 18:55  
Hockey (M) Thursday 16th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 12:00 - 14:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 11:30; Collection from Stepps at 14:15
Hockey (W) Friday 17th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 12:00 - 14:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 11:30; Collection from Stepps @ 14:15
Judo Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, SSPE Rooms 17:00 - 19:00  
Karate Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Dance Studio 16:00 - 18:00  
Kendo Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Dance Studio 14:00 - 16:00  
Korfball Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 1 17:00-19:00  
Lacrosse Thursday 16th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 14:00 - 16:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 13:30; Collection from Stepps at 16:15
MMA Friday 17th Sep Strathclyde Sport, SSPE Rooms 19:00 - 21:00  
Muay Thai Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, SSPE Rooms 19:00 - 21:00  
Netball Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 2 11:00 - 13:00  
Rowing Friday 17th Sep, Saturday 18th Sep, Sunday 19th Sep Boat House, Glasgow Green 13:00 - 16:00  
Rugby (M) Thursday 16th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 12:00 - 15:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 11:30; Collection from Stepps at 15:15
Rugby (W) Thursday 16th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 15:00 - 17:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 14:30; Collection from Stepps at 17:15
Shinty Friday 17th Sep Glasgow Green 18:30  
Snowsports Thursday 16th Sep Bellahouston Ski Centre 13:00 - 17:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 12:30; Collection from Bellahouston at 17:15
Squash Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Squash Courts

10:00 - 13:00

Please wear non-marking shoes

Swimming Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Swimming Pool 17:30 - 22:00 Split into two slots
Table Tennis Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 1 11:00 - 13:00  
Tennis Thursday 16th Sep Newlands Lawn Tennis Club 14:00 - 16:00  
Trampoline

Monday 20th

Wednesday 22nd

Strathclyde Sport, Sports Hall 1

17:00 - 19:00

15:00 - 17:00

Taking place wb 20th due to H&S requirements
Triathlon

Wednesday 16th Sep

Friday 17th Sep

Spin Studio, Strathclyde Sport

 

Strathclyde Sport, Swimming Pool

18:30 - 19:30

 

17:30 - 19:30

 
Ultimate Frisbee Friday 17th Sep Stepps Playing Fields 12:00 - 14:00 Free transport included. Coach pick up Collins St, 11:30; Collection from Stepps at 14:15
Volleyball Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Sports Halls 1 & 2 19:15 - 21:30  
Water Polo Thursday 16th Sep Strathclyde Sport, Swimming Pool 13:00 - 16:00  
 
Contact

For more information on each session check out sports club social media channels, or contact the Sport Programme Coordinator ann.taylor@strath.ac.uk