Entries by Jonathan Whitehead

Exam Period – Good luck!

Good luck to all our students taking their exams this month! We know how stressful this time of year can be so to wish you good luck we have been handing out some free chocolate – sometimes you just have to treat yourself! We had a brilliant day chatting to everyone on campus as well […]

Gryphon Colours Awards – Shortlists

The Gryphon Colours Awards shortlists are now in! We hope you are looking forward to the Gryphon Colours Awards as much as we are! The event is taking place on the 11 May 2022 in The Refectory at Leeds University Union. Tickets are now available so get booked in for an amazing evening. The tickets […]

Pets as Therapy visit

It was great to see so many of you come down to The Edge and spend some time with our visitors from Pets as Therapy today! We hope you enjoyed meeting the lovely Evie and Indie and you are feeling revived ready for your final term. A big thank you to Sarah and Ian for […]

The Edge: Therapy Dogs

We can’t wait to have everyone back for the start of a new term! Why not come down to The Edge and say hi to one of our special guests from Pets As Therapy on your way in to your workout. We will have Therapy Dogs in The Edge reception foyer on the 27 April 2022 from 11am-1pm so […]

Easter opening hours

The opening hours for The Edge over the Easter weekend and bank holiday are as follows: Thursday 14 April, 06.30 – 22.30 Friday 15 April, 07.00 – 14.30 Saturday 16 April,  10.00 – 17.00 Sunday 17 April, 10.00 – 17.00 Monday 18 April, 07.00 – 14.30 Tuesday 19 April, 06.30 – 22.30 We will be […]

February Fitness Showcase

What was the February Fitness Showcase? Saturday 19 February 2022 saw The Edge host a fantastic FREE fitness event; the February Fitness Showcase. This event was put together to showcase the amazing classes we run at The Edge, but it was also a chance for the hugely enthusiastic team of instructors to teach alongside each […]

can you escape from Alcatraz? – SWIMTAG

What is Escape from Alcatraz? Escape from Alcatraz is 0ur first ever SWIMTAG featured challenge here at The Edge and we can’t wait for you to try it! We’re inviting our customers to take part in the challenge. When Alcatraz was a working prison, several inmates tried to escape by swimming off the island but […]

Sports scholar Abbie Sisman named Karate European Champion!

On 30 January sports scholar Abbie Sisman competed in the 2022 Karate WTKA Euros, her first competition since the COVID-19 lockdown. It proved to be a successful day for Abbie as she won three gold medals, making her the European champion! She took the gold in the following categories: Musical/extreme weapons, Gold, 17-34yrs. Traditional forms, […]

February Fitness Showcase

February Exercise-Class Showcase at The Edge! Come join us for our FREE February Fitness Showcase event at The Edge on 19 February. Open to all, just book a space in your chosen class & turn up! About this event Come join us for a FREE day (19/02/2022) of fitness classes at The Edge, University of […]