Sports & culture

The Students Union Sports Department, promotes all kinds of sport activities with very low prices for students. You can choose from Salsa to Hip-hop, from Tai Chi and Yoga to Bujinkan, from Basketball to Football.

The Sports Department of the Student Union also organises water sports activities such as canoeing, windsurfing and sailing are free of charge at the Nautical Sports Centre at Faro Island (Centro Náutico da Ilha de Faro).

Competitive sports include handball, women’s futsal, women and men’s volleyball and men’s rugby. Federated teams (district championships) are active in men and women’s basketball, men’s futsal and men’s football 11.

Program "Faz Desporto" 2018/2019

>> GROUP CLASSES (here)

>> KIRYU / QIGONG / TAICHI​​​​​​​ (here)

Inscriptions: 
- Copy center of the Penha Campus: from 09:00 to 22:00  
- Copy center of the Gambelas Campus: from 08:30 to 19:00  
- Sports AAUAlg's office: 10:00 to 13:00 and from 14:00 to 17:00  

>> SPORTS MODALITIES | basketball, football 11, futsal, volleyball (here)

Those interested in joining one of these teams must attend the training place at the indicated time.

Inscriptions: 
- Copy center of the Penha Campus: from 09:00 to 22:00  
- Copy center of the Gambelas Campus: from 08:30 to 19:00  
- Sports AAUAlg's office: 10:00 to 13:00 and from 14:00 to 17:00  

These trainings serve to prepare our teams for the National University Championships.

>> ATHLETICS

Free practice: Mondays and Wednesdays, 17:30 e 21:30
Inscrições: desporto@aaualg.pt
Trainings with technical background NSCPF​​​​​​​: Monday to Friday, 18:45 e 20:00
Inscrições: nucleosportinguistadefaro@gmail.com

>> SURF AND BODYBOARD (here)

Inscriptions: AMAR Surfing Academia | Praia de Faro, Av. Nascente, 130 – 8000 Faro or amar@amar.org.pt / 913 478 888 / 916 474 598
In order to take advantage of these conditions and to register, you must present the Student Card or proof of student status.

>> SELF-DEFENSE

Inscriptions: Municipal Pools of Faro or paulofonseca.defesapessoal@gmail.com / 917 771 247
Schedule: Monday and Wednesday, from 19:00 to 20:00 - 20€/month.
​​​​​​​In order to take advantage of these conditions and to register, you must present the Student Card or proof of student status.

>> KARATE, K-FIT, CROSSTRAINING, KICKBOXING

Inscriptions: Rua Júdice Fialho, n.º 32, Gambelas or clubemkfit@gmail.com / 918 483 916
​​​​​​​In order to take advantage of these conditions and to register, you must present the Student Card or proof of student status.

>> SWIMMING (here) 

Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday, from 07:30 to 08:30 and from 20:30 to 21:30, in Municipal Pools of Faro.
Inscriptions: Municipal Pools of Faro or natacao.faro@gcnavalfaro.pt / 963 423 489 / 289 825 329

>> TENNIS, PADEL AND SQUASH (here)
Activity held at the Quinta do Eucalipto Tennis Club

Informations: Sports AAUAlg's office (desporto@aaualg.pt
Registrations: Urb. Vale das Laranjeiras, Rua Virgílio Ferreira, 56, Faro or info@teniseucalipto.com or 936 048143
In order to take advantage of these conditions and to register, you must present the Student Card or proof of student status.

>> TENNIS AND PADEL (here)
Activity held at the Eduardo Beldade Tennis and Padel Club

Informations: Sports AAUAlg's office (desporto@aaualg.pt
Registrations: Eduardo Beldade - 916591967 - eduardo.beldade@sapo.pt​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
In order to take advantage of these conditions and to register, you must present the Student Card or proof of student status.

 

NutriTION

Nutrition Care
Monday and Thursday | 09:00 to 12:00 | UAlg Health Services (next to the Ferragial residence)

Appointments contacts: 289 826 347 or email: sassaude@ualg.pt 

More informations: desporto@aaual.pt / sas@ualg.pt 

Other aCtivities:

The Hikings are back!

Inserted in the "Programa Nacional de Marcha-Corrida", the AAUAlg will participate in six events arround Algarve.

The first hiking will be on the 7th October in Portimão, to participate you will have to register 3 days before the date of the hiking through the desporto@aaualg.pt or at the Sports Office of the AAUAlg.

The registration fee will have a value of €2, which reverts to the Solidarity Office of the AAUAlg, which entitles the transport to the hiking place and the return to university.

Contacts

Telefone: 289 888 444
E-mail: desporto@aaualg.pt
www.facebook.com/AAUALGGabineteDesporto

Student Union

The Student Union of the University of Algarve (Associação Académica da Universidade do Algarve, AAUALG) is a representative body of all the students belonging to the institution, founded on 1st October 1997.

The importance of sports and the physical balance and psychological well being of university students is a concern of the Student Union. For this reason, sports activities are under the auspices of the Student Union in close collaboration with the University and the Student Support and Welfare Services.

The Student Union also organises several important and well-known events, such us:

- The Semana Académica (Student Academic Week) in May with a broad programme;
- The Sports Festival in September, in the streets of downtown Faro, with exhibitions and workshops on a variety of sports activities;
- The Snow Campus, a winter event for skiing and snowboarding;
- The Sports Exchange Programme, with national and international teams;
- The Academic University Sports Federation tournaments, such as the Open Tennis, Volleyball and Beach Rugby tournaments; the Non-Federated National University Championships;
- The University Student Union Mini-Half-Marathon.

More information at: www.aaualg.pt