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14 Reasons You Should Get Involved With Sport At UEA

If you didn’t come along to this years sports fair then you were missing out. There was an amazing atmosphere, tons of club demonstrations and hundreds of wonderful people to talk to about sports clubs here at UEA. We were there to ask some of the sports clubs why UEA students should participate in sports while at uni. This is what they had to say.

1. “UEA’s motto is ‘Do Different’ and why not if it’s right on your doorstep?”

– Fencing

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2. “Disability inclusive sports are available at UEA.”

– Wheelchair Basketball

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3. “Self defense is always important. Also it stops you turning into a potato.”

– Shotokan Karate

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4. “It’s so much fun. The socials are great and your team become like a second family.”

– Korfball

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5. “There’s more to uni than your degree.”

– Rock Climbing

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6. “Sports are funded by the uni so they’re affordable for students.”

– Kayaking

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7. “You make friends with common ground. On and off the pitch.”

– Men’s Rugby

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8. “It’s educational as well as fun.”

– Sub Aqua

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9. “Sport adds to the uni experience. And Derby day is carnage.”

– Cricket

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10. “A little bit of healthy competition is good for you.”

– Ultimate Frisbee

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11. “Uni is about more than just studying.”

– Dance Squad Royal

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12. “All abilities are welcome so it’s accessible and sociable.”

– Squash

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13. “You have a team, a family. It’s great.”

– UEA Angels

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14. “You can eat loads of pizza without feeling guilty.”

– Netball

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