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The 2024 BRIT Challenge has launched at Edge Hill University. The British Inspiration Trust (BRIT) supports young adult mental health and fitness in the UK through the delivery of the annual BRIT Challenge. And we have lots of activities to get involved with over the next few weeks.

ResActive

Throughout February the Student Life team and Edge Hill Sport are raising awareness of BRIT Challenge with ResActive. Get active and improve your mental and physical health in the process. As part of both BRIT Challenge and Feel Good February, all of the Campus Sport programme will be free to engage with for the whole month of February. So where does ResActive come into this? Simply book and attend a Campus Sport session to be in with a chance of winning. The more you attend throughout the month, the more likely you are to win. Challenges include:

  • Most attendances in a week
  • Most attendances across the month
  • Attendance across the programme

In addition to this all EHU residents can earn ResLife points for getting involved. This is in line with the ResLife points guidelines. The winning halls will also be awarded a free Halls Social. So spread the word. The more your Halls get involved, the more chances you have of winning.

What are you waiting for? View the full Campus Sport programme and start planning your month of activities.

BRIT Challenge Week

Monday 11 March – Monday 18 March

This week will focus on BRIT Challenge in its broadest sense. Not just focusing on being physically active, but looking at a range of activities to improve your wellbeing and raise awareness of the importance of BRIT Challenge. 

4k Technogym MOVEs

Technogym MOVEs is a way of measuring physical activity that unites us all. It is based on actual body movements. Allowing you to measure and compare the level of activity during the campaign. The faster you move, the more moves you collect. To get involved, just down the Technogym app on your phone. It is all free of charge and you can join our Edge Hill community with access code ‘edgehill’. Once you have joined you can join the MOVEs challenge to compete and be entered into a prize draw.

EHU BRIT Challenge Wellbeing Bingo Card

Bingo with a twist. There are 24 squares which each have challenges and wellbeing activities on them. All you have to do is get a full house. Complete your bingo card and be entered into a prize draw. Head to the Student Life Arch during BRIT Week to get your bingo card and start your challenge.

Global Café BRIT Challenge Quiz 

Tuesday 12 March 4-6pm, The Hub

Everything you love about Global Café with now with a BRIT Challenge theme. Head to the Hub to meet new people, make new friends, and try new thing. It’s the perfect place to meet your Edge Hill community. For more information, please visit the Student Life Portal.

EHU Wellbeing Showcase

Thursday 14 March 11.30am-2.30pm, The Hub

During our BRIT Challenge Week, Thursday is University Mental Health Day. We want to showcase all the amazing support and activities available right here on campus. We are here to support you in having positive mental health.

Raising awareness

Want to raise even more awareness? Why not get sponsored throughout the entire BRIT Challenge? Raise money for a good cause, while improving you physical and mental health. All funds raised will be donated to BRIT and local charity Rainbow Hub.

February 13, 2024

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