Active UCC

We are working to embrace a culture of wellness and participation in physical activity. Please see UCC  Keep Well site

Our priorities are:

  • #ActiveUCC to co-ordinate and promote physical activity through all our programmes
  • Promote and increase usage of services – programmes and activities at the Mardyke Arena
  • Co-ordinate physical activity and health enhancing initiatives with the aim of being Ireland’s first university green and active flags and most active campus.
  • Reward and recognise participation to demonstrate UCC’s belief in the value of health and wellbeing.
  • Develop and  luanch State of Mind Programme in connection with the 5 Ways To Wellbeing programme/State of Mind programme.
  • Highlight opportunities to be more active: Take the Stairs campaign   + Made2Move and   Walk and Talk campaign
  • In UCC there are 55 clubs participating in a diverse range of sports and activities. Sport is one of the best ways to enjoy exercise. Here is the list of all clubs: https://sport.ucc.ie/clubs
  • Work with the extended community in Cork and the region – ie schools, Cork Sports Partnership, local agencies, sports groups, outdoor education and adventure sports sector to promote and develop sport and physical activity