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Extracurricular activities

The Athletics Office offers a range of extracurricular activities and sports that are well-suited to the needs of our students and the wider LAU community. These include:

  • Aerobics/Stretching
  • Basketball*
  • Badmint
  • Cheerleading
  • Chess
  • Fitness
  • Folk dance
  • Hip Hop dance
  • Latin dance
  • Thai kickboxing*
  • Swimming*
  • Taekwondo*
  • Tennis*
  • Yoga
  • Zumba

Students are always encouraged to participate in these activities, most of which are supervised by some of the best and most respected coaches in their respective fields. The coaches are always there to help and offer advice.

 *: Also offered as varsity sport.

 Schedule for 2016 - 2017 (Beirut)

Activity Time Place For Instructor(s)
Aerobics MWF 4:00-6:00 p.m. Main Multipurpose Room - Lower Campus Students Saad Semaan
MWF 5:00-6:00 p.m. Lower Campus Faculty/
 Staff
Dabke MWF 6:00-8:00 p.m. WSKC Multipurpose Room -  Upper Campus Open to all Mounir Malaaeb
Basketball
(Free Play)

TTh 10:00-11:00 a.m.

TTH 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Gymnasium Indoor Basketball Court - Lower Campus

Students N/A
F 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
F 4:00-6:00 p.m. Faculty/
Staff
Chess WTh 4:30-6:30 pm WKSC Lounge  Level 4 - Upper Campus Open to all Elie Khairallah
Fitness Center
(Gym)
M – F 6:00 a.m.-
10:00 p.m.

WKSC Dance Room Level 2 - Upper Campus 

Open to all Samir El Kadi
Jad Ghadban
S 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m Firas Obied
Yoga TTh 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. WSKC Multipurpose Room -  Upper Campus Open to all Diana Farhat
Hip Hop
(Dance)
TTh 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. WSKC Multipurpose Room- Upper Campus Open to all  Saeed Baayoun
Salsa Dance MWF 5:00-6:00 p.m. WSKC Multipurpose Room - Upper Campus Open to all Elias Haber 
Tennis Reservation Required 
on Extension 3117
Outdoor Grass Tennis Courts Open to all  N/A
Taekwondo

MW 12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m

F 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

WSKC Multipurpose Room -  Upper Campus Open to all Ramy Abou Jaoude
Kick-Boxing MWF 12:00-2:00 p.m.  Main Multipurpose Room - Lower Campus Open to all Sami Kiblawi
Swimming M 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gymnasium Indoor Swimming Pool - Lower Campus 

Open to all Sarah Al Sawda
T 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m Girls only
T 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Open to all
T 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. Faculty, staff and alumni Abeer Yamout
 
T 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Girls only
W 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Open to all Moustafa Baghdadi
Th 8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m. Open to all
Th 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Faculty, staff and alumni
Th 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Girls only Adel Yamout 
F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 
Open to all

Badminton
(Free Play)

F 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Gymnasium Indoor Basketball Court - Lower Campus Open to all N/A
Zumba MW 1:00-2:00 p.m. WSKC Dance Room
Level 2 - Upper Campus
Open to all Farah Mikati

 

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