WIT Sport and Health Science Society

The aim of the Sport and Health Science Society is to develop and promote academic, social and community activities within the department. We also aim to strengthen the link between undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Department of Health, Spor

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Olympic Weightlifting Course being held in Feb 2013 open to WIT students. See picture for full details.

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Olympic Theme Night 18-Nov-12

Congratulations to Swim Ireland's Sycerika McMahon on her 50m Breaststroke Bronze Medal win at European SC Championships and new Irish Senior Record of 30.34

Congratulations to Sycerika McMahon on her 50m Breaststroke Bronze Medal win at European SC Championships and new Irish Senior Record of 30.34

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Olympic Theme Night 18-Nov-12

Olympic Theme Night 18-Nov-12

[11/16/12]   Big thanks to all who helped out and turned up on Wednesday night for the Paralympic/Olympic talk and Olympic Themed Night in the Dome. Was a great night, pictures will be up soon. Plans for our next event are already underway.

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james corden as a gymnast

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Something for the competitiors to aspire too! Still looking for volunteers to demostrate their talent on the mat...let us know if we have any takers!

james corden as a gymnast on a league of their own

[11/06/12]   For anyone who wants to get involved in the planning and running of the "Olympic Themed Night" we're having a meeting tomorrow in the Canteen at 3:15. Everyones welcome, could do with the help.

Check out our new poster for the upcoming Paralympic talk and the Olympic themed night!!

[10/26/12]   Ok lads we are opening this one to the group...On the Olympic Themed Night we are having one of our main events and we are looking for ideas..it's called the ''Discus Wheel of Faith'' and its basically a wheel of prizes & forfeits....so we are looking for ideas to put up on the wheel!

So get your ideas up here!!!

[10/24/12]   Right, WIT Sport & Health Science is having its first event on the 14th NOVEMBER.

The night is dedicated to the achievements of the Irish Paralympics team in the 2012 Paralympic games. At 6.30pm there will be a talk in FO3 from volunteers, physiologist and psychologist that worked with the athletes in London. These people will be talking about the experiences and what it was like working with the athletes. This will be followed by a Q&A and will go on till around 7.15pm. It’s a great opportunity to get an insight into what athletes go through for such a serious competition.

AND THEN, starting at 9.00pm Olympic themed night in the Dome. 3 euro admission. Exercise &Health + Sport Performance Coaching Vs Rec Man + Health Promotion. Olympic events on the night with a bit of a twist, so good we’re hoping they’ll be in the Olympics for real in 2016. One of these events is the Beer Relay. We’re also looking for 2 volunteers to go head to head in the ultimate test of manliness by taking on the task of “Rhythmic Gymnastics” using the Ribbon. There’ll be other events on the night too.

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How Bad Do You Want It? Alistair Overeem (MMA Success Story)

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Serious motivation!!!

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Warning over calories in takeaways

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Intensive exercise for two minutes 'as good as a 90 minute run'

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Terry Crews - Euro Training

We're hoping to organise some external qualifications for all of the society members.
If your lucky we might even get this guy in for some EURO TRAINING!!!

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Vote for Jason Smyth who has been nominated to become the best male athlete at the Paralympics!

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[09/26/12]   Want to say a quick thanks to David O' Sullivan in Exercise and Health for designing and helping out with our Socities logo!

[09/26/12]   Great turn out today for the registration! Good to see such an interest. If anyone didnt get a chance to sign up there will be more opportunities in the next week or two!

WIT Sport and Health Science Society's cover photo

[09/25/12]   Make sure to check out our table in the F Block tomorrow during Clubs/Societies Day, to sign up or answer any queries!

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