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News published in May 2016
  • Tuesday, 31
  • Week Sport Youngster 2016


    From Monday 13 to Friday 17 June, at UA sports facilities.


    The event is aimed at girls and boys of pre-university ages (born after 01/01/98), that will be able to compete in different Sports.

    It will be an excellent opportunity to familiarise with our fantastic University Campus and to obtain information and advice about the wide variation in the types of studies that this university offers.


  • Monday, 30
  • Principles Running Rafael Altamira


    "PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF THE RUNNING” organised, in the Sport context with UA Rafael Altamira summer courses.

    It provides the necessary knowledge about runner's training methodology, prevention and treatment of possible injuries as well as the key elements in the athlete nutrition.


    Registration open

  • Friday, 27
  • Days Journalism and Sport

    Journalism and Sports Days

    2 and 3 June 2016

    At San Fernando University Venue, conference hall (San Fernando Street, no. 40)

    Free entry, limited capacity

  • credit courses

    Sports training courses 2016-17

    Act of approved and rejected courses.  

  • Thursday, 26
  • Physical activities


    Several activities are earlier during the month of June

  • Tuesday, 24
  • Bike kit repair

    Equipment for bicycles maintenance and self-repair

    Available Material for university community to help sort out pricks or small breakdowns that may arise 

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    Over the gala, that will be held next Friday 27 May, at 8.00 pm, in “Las Cigarreras” Cultural Centre Auditorium, located at San Carlos street, no. 70, the University of Alicante will receive a trophy for being the champion team in this 70th San Pedro of Alicante Competition. 

  • Monday, 23
  • Entrance pavilion 2


    In June, facilities opening hours will be reduced. 

    Swimming pool, spa and gym  availability consultation

    And, on the occasion of Fogueres d'Alacant :

    - Thursday, 23 (holiday timetable) 

    - Friday, 24 (closed)

  • Friday, 13
  • World Veteran Table Tennis

    2016 veterans World table tennis championship

    The competition will be held from 23 to 29 May 2016 at the Institución Ferial Alicantina-IFA’s facilities, in Elx (Alacant)

  • Tuesday, 10
  • FSW Spanish team

    Spain Wins 7th International Women%u2019s Five-a-Side Football Competition of Friendly Matches

    Spanish women’s five-a-side football team, in which we can find four UA team players, has been proclaimed four-time winner in 7th Victory Day International Competition.

    Spain achieves this award for the 3rd consecutive time, being the 4th of the 7 under dispute in this competition. 

  • Friday, 6
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    Thursday May 12, from 10.30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    All sports finals will take place, as well as the awards ceremony, where the top three positions will receive a prize.

    Besides, you can take part in a fencing competition and enjoy a fantastic Latin and ballroom dance exhibition for free



  • Championship PAS


    University of Alicante, from 6 to 11 June 2016, will held the 24th National University PAS (administration and service staff) five-a-side football Championship

    The teams taking part in this competition represent universities of Alacant, Almeria, Cadiz, Granada , Balearic Islands, La Laguna, Murcia, Oviedo, Santiago de Compostela and Vigo.

  • Thursday, 5
  • University news

    UA discovers the secrets of Maigmó Green Route in a new edition of Geolodía

    Sunday, May 8 - Free admission without prior registration

    8 km Route (3 km for family groups) for the Maigmó Green Route and the nature trail PR-CV 430, this connects it with the town of Agost; with an initial duration of 3.5 h.

    Along the route there will be 14 staging points, in which several instructors who will explain detailed geological peculiarities of the area:

    - How the Agost black layer, which recorded one of the most severe mass extinctions in the history of the Earth at the boundary between the Cretaceous and Tertiary, was formed 66 million years ago

    - How the mountainous relief of the municipality has been formed and also spectacular Barranc Blanc badlands, where clays for Agost pottery and ceramics craft industry are being extracted.

    - Operation of the Ventós-Castellar aquifer.

    - And much more secrets about fossils and minerals from the area.

  • Wednesday, 4
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    UNIESPORT PROJECT , promotion of university sport in the Region of València

    Through the project Uniesport, 7 Valencian universities and Trinidad Alfonso Foundation seek together to promote joint projects related to sport; contribute to the development of university sport in all areas ; raise public and athletes awareness of the importance of sports/studies life, and spread and ensure visibility to the values %u200B%u200Bof the culture of hard work that Foundation promotes. 

  • Monday, 2
  • Víctor Pérez

    Brilliant performance by Víctor Pérez in the Titan Desert

    Our athlete Víctor Pérez, after 6 gruelling stages, has shown his courage, slaughter capacity, and good physical condition and thus he has reached the target in the Titan Desert 2016, and also doing it in a very creditable 153rd overall ( 52th in Master category) of a total of 414 participants. It should also be taken into consideration that almost 1/3 of them (121) had to withdraw.

    Click here to see the time of arrival to the finish line

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