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Watt a Night!

After nearly 2 years we FINALLY hosted our annual Sports Ball in person! The Sports Ball is when the entire Sports Union would descend on the Corn Exchange to celebrate in person, as one, the collective successes of our clubs and our members. It was a great celebration had by all and even more special […]


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Wrapping Up Semester 1!

A massive well done for getting to the end of the semester – we made it! Massive good luck to everyone that still have exams left and for the ones who have done some already, well done! This semester was a special one as we finally got back to doing what we love, it still […]


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Another November, Another Movember!

As today marks the 1st of December, we reflect on another fantastic Movember Campaign! This year the campaign was ran by our Participation Executive Officer Aonghus Sellar who done a stellar job in so massive well done to him. We want to say a BIG thank you to everyone who donated to our campain and […]


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Strictly Come Dancing 2021!

After a very long 20 months since Sports Ball 2020 which marked our last special event pre-pandemic, we were thrilled to finally be able to kick back off with events last Wednesday with our Strictly Come Dancing 2021. Strictly Come Dancing is held every year as a fundraising event for our charity partners Lothian Disability […]


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Women in Sport Week 2021!

Last week we celebrated our women in our Sports Union during another Women in Sport Week! To celebrate these women, our Inclusion and Sustainability Executive Officer Niamh Mulholland interviewed some incredible women to talk about their experience in their sport. These stories were very inspiring and it is great to see our women speaking up […]


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It’s time for Movember!

Grab your razor and shaving foam or your sweatbands and join us this Movember in raising money and awareness for men’s health! After an incredible campaign last year with us raising over £35,000 we are ready to challenge ourselves and raise over this target. Our Sports Clubs will be either growing a Mo and also […]


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Watt a Legend!

Chris Sellar, our Head of Delivery Section, has recently been award the National Lottery Sports Hero Award for 2021. Recognising individuals or organisations who have inspired others through sport.  Last January, Chris embarked on a challenge to run 10k every day, for 28 days. Not only was this a personal challenge for his own health […]


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Consolidation Week Offers & Activites!

We are now half-way through the semester! Watt better way to celebrate (or to destress..) is with the Sports Union and Oriam? No classes or deadlines; just a whole week to have fun, relax and, of course, get active! Whether you’re a student, or a member of staff visit our Watt’s On page to find […]


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Watt a Week!

And that is a wrap on the 21/22 Welcome Week! We are absolutely buzzing with last week’s engagement during a range of different activities from Oriam tours and gym sessions to our Sports Union club tasters – it was a huge success! We also held our very exciting Watt Welcome Fair on Friday in conjunction […]


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Oriam & SU Memberships Now Available

Today we are delighted to launch Oriam student and Sports Union Club Memberships for 21/22. Sport is BACK and Oriam student memberships are frozen at last year’s prices so there’s never been a better time to join. Once you’re an Oriam Student Member, you can join as many Sports Union Clubs as you like from […]


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