Join in the Derby Business Games!

Sign up now for the first ever Derby Business Games!

We are inviting 16 staff members to be entered into the first ever Derby Business Games to represent the University!

Teams of eight will compete in the rounders, dodgeball and touch rugby tournaments. Individuals and pairs will go head to head in mini events such as the egg and spoon, sack race, welly wanging and wheelbarrow races. The afternoon will then finish with relays and a tug of war finale before finding out which company will be crowned the Derby Business Games champion.

Event Structure 

3.45 – 4.15             Registration
4.15                        Team sports (Rounders, dodgeball, touch rugby)
5.30                        Relay heats (Egg and spoon, three-legged, wheelbarrow, sack)
6.00                        Individual sports (wellie wanging, cycling, target throws etc)
                               Tug of war
                               Bar and barbeque open and serving
6.30                        Relay finals
                               Tug of war finals
6.50                        Presentations
7.00                        Bar, barbeque, music etc

The cost of the event is £250 per team with free entry for family, friends and colleagues. 

However, as the hosts of the event we are offering our staff lower entry fee of £5 for the first 16 who sign up. Individuals can also enter at £35 per person and we can make up teams from individual entrants.

When: Thursday 6 July 2017
Time: 3.45pm arrival & registration – 7pm presentation and close (music, bar and food continue)
Where: University of Derby Sports Centre
How to sign up: Visit the Sports Centre reception with payment

Teams will be put together in order of entry. Teams will be announced 12 June 2017.

The event will run from 4.00pm – 7.00pm at the University’s Sports Centre.

Volunteer support will be needed from 12.00pm onwards to help set up for the event.

For more information, please contact Will Evans at HUUB Events – or 07748827210

If you are interested in signing up, please visit the sports centre.

For more information click here and follow on Twitter @HuubEvents.


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