Welcome to Give It A Go

Give it a Go is an events programme full of one-off activities for you to try while you are a student here at The University of Brighton.


Get involved and Give It A Go with exciting activities for all Brighton students and staff! Try something for the first time, meet new people, and gain experiences with activities from social sport sessions, to creative craft workshops, exciting day trips, discounted tickets, and lots more!

 

SOME OF OUR GIVE IT A GO ACTIVITIES REQUIRE A REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT WHICH WILL BE ISSUED ONCE WE HAVE CONFIRMATION OF YOUR ATTENDANCE.

 

Mon 3rd October

Plant Pot Painting
3rd October 2pm - 4pm
Moulsecoomb Campus, Basement Central
Freshers | Day | Brighton | Free | giag

Wed 5th October

Yoga
5th October 2pm - 3pm
Falmer Campus, Falmer Sports Centre
Free | falmer | giag | Freshers | Day
Plant Pot Painting #2
5th October 3pm - 5pm
Eastbourne Campus, Alrdo 112
Day | Eastbourne | Free | giag | Freshers

Thu 6th October

Graffiti Workshop #2
6th October 2pm - 5pm
Grand Parade Campus, on the quad
Day | Free | city | giag | Freshers
Give it a Go - Sailing in Eastbourne
6th October 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
Join Brighton Students' Union & Buzz Active for a sailing taster session at Princes Park in Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Fri 7th October

Jumble Rumble Adventure CRAZY Golf
7th October 5pm - 7pm
Brighton Seafront
Day | Night | Brighton | Free | falmer | city | giag | Freshers

Sat 8th October

Brighton Beach Clean with Bucks SU
8th October 11am - 3:30pm
Brighton Beach
city | giag | Day | Brighton | Eastbourne | Free | falmer

Mon 10th October

i360 Meet & Greet
10th October 6:30pm - 7:15pm
BA i360. Brighton Seafront
Brighton | Free | giag | Day | Freshers Fair

Thu 13th October

Give it a Go - Windsurfing in Eastbourne
13th October 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a windsurfing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Sat 15th October

Sea Life Brighton Aquarium
15th October 2pm - 3:30pm
Brighton Seafront, Sea Life Brighton
falmer | city | giag | Day | Brighton | Eastbourne | Free

Thu 20th October

GIVE IT A GO - SAILING IN EASTBOURNE
20th October 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a sailing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park, Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Fri 21st October

Vintage Store Tour
21st October 3pm - 5pm
North Laine, outside Beyond Retro
Brighton | Eastbourne | Free | falmer | city | giag | Day

Thu 27th October

Give it a Go - Windsurfing in Eastbourne
27th October 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a windsurfing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Sat 12th November

Paintballing!
12th November 9:30am - 4:30pm
Moulsecoomb Campus, Cockcroft Entrance
Day | Brighton | Eastbourne | Free | falmer | city | giag

Tue 22nd November

Go Karting
22nd November 5:40pm - 7:30pm
30 Chartwell Road, Lancing BN15 8TU
Brighton | Eastbourne | Free | falmer | city | giag | Day | Night

Tue 4th April

Give it a Go - Sailing in Eastbourne
4th April 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a sailing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Wed 3rd May

Give it a Go - Windsurfing in Eastbourne
3rd May 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a windsurfing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Wed 10th May

Give it a Go - Sailing in Eastbourne
10th May 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a sailing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Wed 17th May

Give it a Go - Windsurfing in Eastbourne
17th May 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a windsurfing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Wed 24th May

Give it a Go - Sailing in Eastbourne
24th May 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
Join Brighton Students' Union & Buzz Active for a sailing taster session at Princes Park in Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Wed 31st May

Give it a Go - Windsurfing in Eastbourne
31st May 4pm - 6pm
Eastbourne
We are running a windsurfing taster session with Buzz Active in Eastbourne. This session is open to everyone but is ideal for Eastbourne students as Buzz Active is based at Princes Park Eastbourne.
Eastbourne | Free | giag

Health & Safety

Our primary concern with any activity is to ensure it's safe so that all students can enjoy and have the best possible experience. In order for us to ensure we reduce the inherent risks involved with activities ask everyone to read and understand the Activities Health & Safety Document. Our risk assessments play a fundamental role in ensuring that we take into consideration all the needs of our participants, therefore please let us know of any disabilities or presenting issues ahead of the activity. 

Third Parties

In order to provide a wide-reaching experience for students, we do use 3rd party and community partners, therefore it’s advisable for all students to read the companies policies and procedures for participation by contacting us.

Refunds and exchanges

We can give refunds and exchanges for Give it a Go activities where we have been notified 2 weeks or more in advance of the event date. All GIAG activities that include overnight accommodation are non-refundable unless in the event of cancellation.

Photography / video consent

Please be aware that photography and/or videoing may be taken during activities and shared on BSU digital platforms. Activities may also be live-streamed, and you will be notified in advance if this is the case. Please contact us in advance if you have any questions regarding this.