It's important to have a fit and healthy body and mind so that you can study to the best of your ability.
Otago Polytechnic campuses provide many opportunities to exercise and become fit. OP students also benefit from a range of facilities and amenities which enable you to improve your overall sense of wellbeing.
Benefits of keeping active:
Handle stress better
Get a better sleep
Increased energy levels
Fewer sick days
Better concentration and motivation
Opportunities to meet people.
Otago Polytechnic Students’ Association: OPSA
OPSA is the place to contact to find out what is going on at the Otago Polytechnic so that you can take full advantage of the many activities and events taking place throughout the year.
The Edgar Centre
Book one of the 21 multi-use courts at the Edgar Centre and use with your friends, or join an existing team and make new friends.
Dunedin walking tracks
Explore Dunedin by walking and hiking.
St Clair Hot Salt Water Pool
Take a bus out to St Clair beach, walk along the esplanade and have a swim in summer at the hot salt water pool.
Dunedin Street Art Walk
Walk through Dunedin and visit the art works that dot the city.
McMillan Hockey Centre
In the heart of the campus, this sports centre offers you the chance to play both hockey and soccer. Get some friends together and start a team, or join a team already playing.
The Dunedin Ice Stadium
Try a new sport or improve your skating ability and enjoy this world class ice rink.
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