Sports Coordinator Petri Kuokkanen
University Sports, University of Turku
Sports fees
• The whole academic year 2014-2015 ( autumn 1 Sep – 14 Dec
and spring 7 Jan – 26 Apr ): 58 €
• 1 semester (autumn): 41 €
• Summer (4 May – 12 Jun): 16 €
• Sports Fee shall be paid webshop (UTUshop)
• Once you pay the sports fee, you can freely utilise all of the
University´s sports facilities and equipment and participate in
any form of exercise that isn´t subject to a seperate fee
• Some sports courses require special course fee (C)
• s = sign up, see instructions at class description in intranet or
Activities of University Sports
aerobic lessons
gym training
indoor cycling
pilates, yoga, fitness boxing etc. courses
dance lessons
ball games (open traing times)
martial arts
winter sports: ice hockey, down hill skiing, snowboarding
Reservate single session
• sports facilities can be reserved for different
ball games, table tennis or badminton.
• Price 5€/h/badminton court
Sports teams of University
AFC Campus ( floorball W+M 1-5 div, football W+M )
University basketball M 2-div, Unikoris W 3-div and M 4-div
TYUS volleyball M 2-div
Football M 6.div Functio Laesa
American football Beavers Hunters M
Chiefs ice hockey M 2-div
Turku academic rowers W+M
OL-UT orienteering team
Tyy-pesis (Finnish baseball)
Turku Swing Society (dancing)
Kendo sports club of Turku Universities Dai Kenshin Kai
• Football 29 Sep – 16 Oct 2014(closed at 19 Sep at 16.00)
• Volleyball 3 - 27 Nov 2014 (closed at 27 Aug at 16.00)
• Rinkball 12 -22 Jan 2014 (closed at 2 Jan at 16.00) If the
weather is too warm for Rinkball there is no tournament.
• Basketball 2 - 19 Feb 2015 (closed at 23 Jan at 16.00)
• Floorball 2 - 26 Mar 2015 (closed at 20 Feb at 16.00)
• Finnish Baseball (Pesäpallo) 6 - 23 Apr 2015 (closed at 27 Mar
at 16.00)
Sports facilities of University Sports
• Iskeri, student houses A
• Educarium, Assistentinkatu 5 (Faculty of Education)
• Sport Sirkka, Sirkkalankatu 13 (entrance from
• Tennis fields, close to Educarium
• Normaalikoulu, Annikanpolku 9, Varissuo
• Kupittaa ice hall
• (Meriteijo Ski, Teijo)
• sports coordinators give more information about sports
facilities nearby and in other parts of Turku
Educarium, Weight Room
Sport Sirkka
Sport Sirkka
Sport Sirkka
Sports office
Location: Main building, groundfloor room 021
Reserve an appointment time in advance
Borrowing of sports facilities, physical activity advice
Feedback and wishes: [email protected]
The employees of University Sports
Sports coordinators
• Teija Hakala: 02-333 6495 / 040-480 2788,
[email protected]
• Petri Kuokkanen: 02-3335946 / 040-187 8564,
[email protected]
• there are also sports instructors, supervisors,
personal trainers and referees working for the
University Sports
• Personal trainers can help you to get your
phusical goal.
• Personal trainers contact you will find in our
Sports Tutors
There are also tutors to help you in starting activities. A
tutor can come along to show sports facilities and to
participate in activities with you for the first time.
Sports tutoring is a peer activity where students
encourage each other to exercise. The tutors encourage
and inspire other towards sports activities.
Sports tutor is in a key position to push others to
moving and being active. The tutor helps other to find
their own sports discipline or to get new friends.
At the end:
• Free explore weeks: 1. – 14. September 2014
• Welcome to University Sports!