A lot of us spend the hours in the pub or SU, watching the rugby or football with a pint of beer or cider in hand, staying toasty warm away from the dark and wintery outdoors. One cold and dark Saturday in November though, a group of dedicated athletes from universities across the UK gathered READ MORE
From struggling to ratify to top of the table, MASS St Andrews president Dennis shares his reaction to finding out St Andrews is top of the Ultimate MASS league going into term 1 and gives his thoughts and advice on what he feels got them there. Tell us a bit about yourself – name, age, READ MORE
Tell us a bit about yourself? Name, Uni, Course, Year, Interests I’m Domonic O’Connor, I turn 24 next month, my background is as a rugby player, I used to play international rugby in my younger years so that’s how I was introduced to fitness and the gym before I gained a lot of weight and READ MORE
According to research by YouGov conducted in 2016, more than a quarter of all students report having a mental health problem, with depression and anxiety being the most common mental health issues. With only a few hours of lectures a week, the well-known heavy drinking and poor diets of a ‘typical’ student, use of recreational READ MORE
What does your Saturday afternoon usually look like? A lot of us spend the hours in the pub or SU, drink in hand watching the rugby/football/basketball/ice fishing/chess matches (delete as applicable) with a pint of beer/cider/wine in hand, staying toasty warm away from the dark and wintery outdoors. One cold and dark Saturday in November READ MORE
MASS Reading president and all-around athlete Michael Tennant sheds light on what it was like to compete in Strength Wars and what he’s looking forward to most at MASS Wars Michael Tennant University of Reading MASS Reading President Where and when did you compete in Strength Wars? I competed in Strength Wars November last READ MORE
INSPIRE, LEAD, ACHIEVE - START A MASS SOCIETY THIS 2018
MASS stands for the Muscle & Athletic Sports Society and is a fore mostly a University society. MASS societies are ratified entities of their Students Union, they’re self-sufficient and have a committee of students overseeing each club who organise and run the events for all their members.
We’re MASS HQ, the central support system who administer and assist MASS societies nationally. We organise the MASS Competitions, organise visits from top athletes, get the societies their stash and produce Education materials.
At MASS, we aim to provide a community and platform for students to achieve their ultimate fitness goals through education and training.
You can start MASS at your University! We offer full support and backing to any student that would like to start a club, and there’s no better time than right now! Become a leader and inspire others by setting up a club today. For the full information and to begin your journey go to the societies area and select Start MASS At Your Uni.
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