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Trinity Operation Transformation

In January 2019, Operation Transformation is coming to Trinity again. 
Register here
as part of a group or as an individual.  

What is Trinity Operation Transformation (TOT)?

As part of the Healthy Trinity initiative, CollegeHealth and Trinity Sport are putting a Trinity twist on the national television and radio programme. We recommend you get into a group with some of your friends, classmates or colleagues but you can also take part as an individual.

Register here to take part in any of the elements of the programme below.

What's On In Trinity?

From the 22nd January - 27th Febuary, TOT will support you to be more physically active, eat healthy, stop smoking and stay motivated for change. TOT is part of the Healthy Trinity initiative.

Launch 22nd January 2018

Come to our lunchtime launch in the Main Hall of the Sports Centre from 1.05-1.50. It will be a chance to meet everyone doing TOT and to do some light, fun physical activity.

For a time table of everything that's on see our At A Glance section or read on below for a more detailed description.

Physical Activity

Easily our favourite part, there are lots of opportunities to be physically active. 

  • TOT exercise class: TOTers Choice takes place class every Thursday 12.15-1pm.  TOTers choice means that each week, participants tell us what activity they want to do the following week. What would you like? Body Blast? Bootcamp? Kettlebells? The group decides.

  • Free lunchtime social quickfix: Our social walk/jog/run group meets from 1.05-1.35 every Wednesday at the steps of the Pavilion. We know lack of time stops people being active. We'll do a 5 minute warm up, 20 minutes walking/jogging/running around the fitness trail and a 5 minute cool-down. You'll meet lots of nice people and still have time to change and eat lunch. All welcome.

  • Free outside HIIT: Gareth or Anthony will take you through a HIIT class outside, weather dependent. Meet at Sports Centre reception.
  • Private classes: Sport are very generously offering up to five free private classes. Get organised into your group, find a space in your area where you can exercise and contact Deirdre Mullen-McGuinness to arrange an instructor to come to you.
  • Discounted classes: Thanks to Trinity Sport classes like Step Aerobics, Bootcamp, Kettlebells, Boxfit and HITT Cycle are reduced price: For members it is €3 for 45 minute classes and €2.50 for 30 minute classes. For non-members it's €7 for 45 minute classes and €4.50 for 30 minute classes.
  • Open Club Sessions: Trinity's Sports Clubs have open sessions during TOT every year. You’re sure of a warm welcome because each of the clubs has assigned a friendly person to meet and greet new people. Why not try trampolining, fencing, dancing, swimming, badminton… we could go on!
  • Campus 3K: To celebrate your better health, Sport host a campus 3K walk/run/jog.  No course times are taken because it’s for fun, not competition and is aimed at all levels. All are welcome.


 

 

Staying Motivated

  • When you register you will set a clear vision for what you want to achieve 
  • Email updates will remind you of why you signed up and what you can do to stay motivated.
  • There will be three weigh ins in the Sports Centre

 

 

Eating Healthy

  • College Catering Outlets will offer healthy options during TOT
  • Use the recipes on http://ot.rte.ie/food-and-recipes/ for inspiration. 
  • From Thursday 24th, for two months, whenever the Buttery serves lasagne, it will be vegetarian. This change was voted for by Trinity students before Christmas. Be sure to support this change by calling to the Buttery and ordering veggie lasagne.

 

 

Stopping Smoking

Free stop smoking course begins Thursday 24th January. More details here. It's a great time to stop before Trinity becomes a tobacco free campus on the 6th of March 2019. We've already seen an 83% reduction in smoking in tobacco free zones!

 

At a Glance

We know TOT is complicated. Below is a full list of what's available.

Launch: Tuesday, 22nd January 2019

Campus 3K Celebration: Wednesday, 27th February 2019

Discounted/Free Classes:

Members: €3 for 45 minutes classes; €2.50 for 30 minute classes
Non-member: €7 for 45 minute classes; €4.50 for 30 minute classes

Day Time and Event Location Cost
Monday

12.05-12.45 – Outside HIIT (weather dependent) with Gareth/Anthony

Meet at Sport reception

FREE
  1.05-1.50 Step Aerobics Fitness Studio Reduced Cost
  18.00-18.45 Kettlebells Functional Zone Reduced Cost

Tuesday

1.05-1.50 - Trinity Staff Class Fitness Studio Reduced Cost

18.00-18.30 -HIIT Cycle

Cycle Studio

Reduced Cost

Wednesday

1.05-1.50 - Boxfit

Fitness Studio

Reduced Cost

1.05-1.35 - Social Walk/Jog           

Meet at the steps of the Pavilions

FREE
18.00-18.30 - HIIT Cycle Cycling Studio Reduced Cost
Thursday

12.15 - 1.00 - TOTers Choice

Functional Zone

FREE

 

1.00-1.15 Weigh in with Delys and colleague on 24th Jan, 7th Feb and 28th Feb only.

Sports Centre treatment room - Level 2

FREE
1.05-1.50 - Stop Smoking Course with Martina Sports Centre Boardroom FREE
1.15-1.45 - HIIT Cycle Cycling Studio Reduced Cost
17.30-18.15 - Bootcamp Functional Zone Reduced Cost

Friday

5.15-6pm -  Boot camp

Functional Zone

Reduced Cost