SUMMER WIN: From the start of the new term, the shuttle bus to Oadby will be free to all students on Wednesday afternoons and run to Stoughton playing fields! This means you can support your friends and Team Leicester clubs as they compete across the BUCS season and pick up points.
In July, I:
•Engaged with Club Captains to work on Student Group development
•Instigated a working plan to create a Sport Leadership Programme for Liberation Groups
•Currently working on finding a solution for those who struggle with travel to fixtures and training
•Creating a Sports Prospectus and Club Values document for Team Leicester clubs
•Revamped the Sports Council model
•Worked with Campus Services to ensure travel to and from Oadby will be free and run later to ensure student safety
•Sat and Spoke at the Graduation Ceremonies!
•Attended the NUS conference
•Worked with Sport and Active Life and the Union staff to acquire a new Team Leicester Mascot
•Produced a template promotion page for the Union webpage
•Completed the University induction
•Completed the Union Inductions
•Instigated a careers in Sport Programme
•Oversaw facility arrangements for clubs training and games
•Observed a Trustee Board meeting
•Sat on Freshers and Onboarding working groups
•Worked with a Student and Sport and Active life to work on inclusive sport at our University
•Collated ideas from clubs and Club Captains for how we can improve our sporting offer
•AND started my role officially as Sports Officer!
•The Re-introduction of the Activities Minibus
Worked with SU senior leadership team to find a solution for clubs who need extra travel to and from events, and now have minibus bookings available!
•To Advocate for New Gym Equipment in the University Gyms
Worked with Sport and Active Life to help choose new gym equipment (yes, squat racks are coming!) for Danielle Brown and Roger Bettles.
•The Creation of a Team Leicester Club Sports Prospectus
Created a Club Sports Prospectus in order to showcase all of our Team Leicester Clubs!
•Oadby and Campus Sports Fairs
Helped facilitate our SU fairs for sports this year, with record attendance!
Liaised with Boat Club and the SU senior leadership team to find a new solution for a new erg room.
•Fixture of the week
Created a new incentive to ensure more students go and support our sports clubs each week!
•Team Leicester Training Day
Worked with Sport and Active Life to ensure we deliver a successful training day for over 150 committee members
•Held Sports Council
Held the first sports council and identified the key priorities of change
•Worked on the Passport Engagement Scheme with Rhiannon and Jack
Worked and gave stamps to all our engaged groups!