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Family Adventure at Firbush

Throughout the summer, the University of Edinburgh's outdoor centre offers activity holidays for families. With panoramic views of Loch Tay and the Ben Lawers mountain range, Firbush is situated…

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on October 14th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

The chalets at Firbush

Welcome to Firbush Outdoor Centre, our home away from home on the shores of Loch Tay.  Enjoy a stay in our newly refurbished self-catering Lodges. The lodges are furnished and equipped to ensure you…

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on October 14th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Discover Firbush Outdoor Centre

Firbush Outdoor Centre is one of the University of Edinburgh’s hidden treasures. It is managed by Sport & Exercise and is located on the spectacular shores of Loch Tay. Firbush provides the…

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on October 14th, 2021 0 likes 146 plays 0  

Indoor Sports at the Pleasance

View the indoor sports facilities available to our members and the University community. Choose from Squash, badminton, basketball, netball, volleyball, football or futsal

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on September 17th, 2021 0 likes 180 plays 0  

The University of Edinburgh's climbing safety video with British Sign Language (BSL)

All those wanting to take part in bouldering at the Pleasance Sports Complex & Gym should watch this induction video.

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on September 3rd, 2021 0 likes 135 plays 0  

Edinburgh University Climbing safety video

Safety video for bouldering

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on April 19th, 2021 0 likes 549 plays 0  


Students and staff from across the world of sport and exercise at the University of Edinburgh are uniting in support for International Women’s Day. We #choosetochallenge.

From  Steven Guthrie on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Love Activity - a Sport & Exercise Festive Film

This year, more than ever, we wanted to say thank you and wish a very Merry Christmas to our whole community, our friends, partners, clients and anyone who plays a part in delivering what we do.…

From  Steven Guthrie on December 7th, 2020 0 likes 163 plays 0  

Let’s Talk: fitness workouts when self-isolating

In this podcast, recorded especially in hybrid times when many students are self-isolating in their halls and flats, and doing their learning digitally, I am joined by international fitness trainer…

From  Rebecca Shade on October 21st, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Congratulations to Hall of Fame 2020 inductee - Alan Clyne

A series of congratulations messages to Alan Clyne from fellow athletes.

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on October 7th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Alan Clyne - One of the University of Edinburgh's Sport Hall of Fame 2020 Inductees

Alan Clyne is one of Scotland’s most decorated squash players, achieving success on both the European and World Stage and at multiple Commonwealth Games. While at University of Edinburgh, Alan…

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on October 7th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Hall of Fame introduction video 2020

The University of Edinburgh's Sports Hall of Fame was launched in 2008 to honour and celebrate our most distinguished sports people. There are 41 inductees across 20 sports! The University of…

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on October 7th, 2020 0 likes 46 plays 0  

My Gym Overview

'MyGym' at the Pleasance Sports Complex is an inviting, bright and fully air-conditioned functional training space revamped to meet the fitness needs of our members.

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on September 8th, 2020 0 likes 1,989 plays 0  

Welcome back to the Sport & Exercise facilities

This short video will show some of the new measures that we have introduced to help manage capacity and follow physical distancing guidelines to ensure the safety of our members and staff.

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on September 5th, 2020 0 likes 1,197 plays 0  

New FASIC entrance - virtual guide

A virtual guide of how to access FASIC Sport & Exercise Medicine Clinic

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on August 10th, 2020 0 likes 810 plays 0  

Pec stretch with David

Learn how to pec stretch with David

From  Sarah-Louise Carmichael on July 6th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0