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Greenwich Students' Union and London Southbank will be holding a virtual varsity on 24 March.
This will be the start of the partnership which means there is all to play for! The event will feature competitions and challenges to earn important points to be crowned Varsity 2021 winners.

 

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Team Challenges

 

Team Greenwich will compete against London Southbank University in 10 pre-arranged sporting challenges. Each sport will nominate 5 of its team and compete against the same team from London Southbank in the relevant challenge, all challenges will be worth a set number of points to form a leader board throughout the day. All teams must enter as a team not as individuals. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Plank Challenge

The Cheer & Dance Team will compete against LSBU in the Plank Challenge. They will be timed until they are unable to hold the Plank position anymore, this will be recorded on a live zoom link. Once complete the University with the highest total time will be awarded 10 points.

Plank Challenge

 

Team 20km

The Badminton Team will compete against LSBU in the Team 20km Run Challenge. They can decide the distance each participant runs however it must equal 20km. They will submit evidence of each run accompanied with a short video to introduce the challenge and the time recorded. Once complete the University with the shortest overall time will be awarded 10 points.

Team 20km

Team Circuit

The Rugby Team will compete against LSBU in the Team Circuit Challenge. There will be a total of 5 different exercises that will need to all be completed by each member of the team; this will be recorded on a live zoom link. The University with the shortest overall time will be awarded 10 points.

Team Circuit

Sit-Up Challenge

The Women’s Basketball Team will compete against LSBU in the Sit Up Challenge. They will have 1 minute to perform as many sit ups as possible, this will be recorded on a live zoom link. Once complete the University with the highest total will be awarded 10 points.

Sit-Up Challenge

Burpees Challenge

The Netball Team will compete against LSBU in the Burpees Challenge. They will have 1 minute to perform as many burpees as possible, this will be recorded on a live zoom link. Once complete the University with the highest total will be awarded 10 points.

Burpees Challenge

 
 
 
 

Individual Sporting Challenges 

 

If you're a Team Greenwich or London Southbank member but are not being put forward for the Team Greenwich challenges, then you can take part in an individual sporting challenge. All entries will be filmed prior to the event day, the top 5 entries for each challenge will earn points to add to the live leader board throughout the day.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team Greenwich members will compete against LSBU in the Sit Up Challenge. They will have 1 minute to perform as many sit ups as possible, this will be recorded on a live zoom link or pre-recorded and sent in.  Once complete the participant with the highest total will be awarded 5 points for their University.  

Sit Up Challenge 

Team Greenwich members will compete against LSBU in the 8km Cycling Challenge. They will evidence their cycle by submitting evidence of the cycle accompanied with a short video to introduce the challenge and the time recorded. Once complete participant with the shortest time will be awarded 5 points for their University. 

Cycling Challenge 

Team Greenwich members will compete against LSBU in the Plank Challenge. They will be timed until they are unable to hold the Plank position anymore, this will be recorded on a live zoom link or pre-recorded and sent in. Once complete the participant with the highest total time will be awarded 5 points for their University. 

Plank Challenge 

Team Greenwich members will compete against LSBU in the Press Up Challenge. They will have 1 minute to perform as many press ups as possible, this will be recorded on a live zoom link or pre-recorded and sent in.  Once complete the participant with the highest total will be awarded 5 points for their University.  

Press Up Challenge 

 

 

 

 

 

Society Challenges

 

Varsity is a day for all Student Groups to have the opportunity to get involved to help their team bring home the trophy. E-Sports will battle it out to earn points to add to the live leaderboard.

 

TBC

E-sports Competition