Give It A Go

Give it a Go is an exciting way to try something new, meet new people at College and explore some of the wonderful things that our 340+ different clubs and societies have to offer before committing to membership. 

Give it a Go enables you to be creative, go explore, get active and discover a huge variety of opportunities at Imperial College Union – get involved! 

Being a beginner won’t be unusual at any of these activities, so make the most of the opportunities listed in the Give it a Go Calendar.

Click the links below for more information! 


Give It A Go Events

Wednesday 4 October 16:00
Union Gym

This is a taster session open to anyone who wants to play Kabaddi – come and get a feel for what we’re all about! We’ll be starting from the basics, so no prior experience is required. What we’ll...

Soup Run
Sunday 1 October 18:45
Union 1st Floor Kitchen

We give donated food from local cafes/shops to the homeless every Sunday and then hang around till 9:15ish for a chat. There are a number of stages to this; collecting food, making drinks/...

Tuesday 3 October 17:00
Union Gym

This is a taster session aimed at any women interested in playing Kabaddi – no prior experience required! The session will involve teaching you about the game, introducing you to our current...

Water Polo (Medics)
Tuesday 3 October 19:00
Ethos Pool

Come give water polo a go at Ethos Pool!! Whether you are a beginner or a complete pro, we have got you sorted! Just turn up at poolside in your trunks/swimsuits (if you don't have any, let us...

Wednesday 4 October 12:15
Queen's Tower

Welcome to the first taster session of the year, geared at anyone who wants to try sailing for the first time or improve their confidence on the water. We will meet at Queen's Tower and travel...

Wednesday 4 October 12:30
Beit Quad

Ever wanted to try rock climbing? Well now's your chance. We will meet at 12.30 at Beit Quad then travel on to the Westway Climbing center. Entry is £5, no experience or special equipment needed,...

Gaelic Sports
Wednesday 4 October 12:30
Beit Quad/ Hyde Park

Everyone's welcome to the Imperial Gaelic taster session whether you are a complete novice at the sport or an experienced player. We will meet at Beit Quad at 12:30 and walk to Hyde Park where we...

Hockey Womens (Medics)
Wednesday 4 October 13:00
Outside SAF or Indian Gymkhana club (TW7 4NQ)

Join us for our Freshers fun day! It's an afternoon filled with hockey, fancy dress and fun! After we've played some hockey, we will have a BBQ together, get ready for the night and then head out...

Wednesday 4 October 14:00
Queens Gate Entrance

Whether you're new to the sport or a seasoned racer, join us for a casual ride around Richmond Park. Everyone of all abilities welcome.

Meeting at Queens Gate entrance to the college campus...

Shorinji Kempo
Wednesday 4 October 18:00
Actitvity Space 1

Shorinji Kempo is a modern martial art that will allow you to get some exercise while learning self-defence, getting fitter and growing your self-confidence. It's a versatile, varied martial art...


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