A-Z Directory

Whether you’re a seasoned enthusiast or keen to try something new, there’s something for everyone. Check out our full A-Z list of student groups to explore over 150 student groups, or filter the results based on your interests.
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Ball Sports

  • Basketball

    We're a society that's looking for enthusiastic basketball players of all abilities to come and play and develop your skills. We also enter competitive teams in the local Cornish Basketball League.

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  • Cricket

    CSM Cricket Club is looking to get players of all standards involved in the sport. There are pre-season nets in Truro over winter before playing in an evening Twenty20 league in the summer.

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  • Dodgeball

    The Falmouth Falcons are a University dodgeball club and first in Cornwall. A fast-paced and high intensity game suitable for all abilities. Come join in!

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  • Football CSM

    We are a university football team that comprises of Exeter, Falmouth and CSM students. We are the only team on campus that plays in a Saturday League, the Trelawny Premier Division.

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  • Football FXUnion

    FXUnion FC play in the West Cornwall Sunday League and the BUCS League.

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  • Football Ladies

    FXSU Ladies Football Club EE Cornwall Women's Football League South West Division Welcome to Players of all abilities

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  • Football Tremough FC

    Tremough FC are the university's local team. Playing weekly in the West Cornwall Sunday League with training and socials twice a week in both Penryn and Falmouth and travel provided.

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  • Golf

    CSM Golf Club is a fun and friendly society looking for golfers of all abilities.

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  • Hockey Ladies

    Our club is a great way to meet new people, keep fit and get involved in a competitive yet friendly sporting club! All abilities are welcome so come along and try out a session.

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  • Hockey Mens

    Our club welcomes players of all abilities and experience.

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  • Lacrosse

    CSM Lacrosse is a growing club admitting players of all levels to the women's and men's team. All the equipment you require is available for use through the club.

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  • Netball

    Come along to keep fit, have fun, and meet new people! We are a fun and competitive club, welcoming players of all abilities.

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  • Rugby Ladies
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  • Rugby Mens

    CSM Rugby is open all studying in Falmouth or Penryn - Exeter students, Falmouth students and those studying with CSM. We train twice a week and play most weekends.

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  • Shinty

    Shinty is a fast, physical game played by both men and women. This stick and ball game is played both on the ground and in the air.

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  • Squash

    We meet weekly at Falmouth Sports Club, Western Terrace for our club sessions. All abilities are welcome.

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  • Touch Rugby

    Touch Rugby is a unisex non-contact, non-kicking form of rugby. It is fast paced, and creates a great social atmosphere.

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  • Volleyball

    FESU Volleyball is a club for both recreational and competitive players, we play indoor and beach volleyball! FOLLOW OUR INSTAGRAM AND FACEBOOK TO STAY UPDATED

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Campaigning/Charity

Course Related

  • CSM SEG
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  • CSMSA

    Camborne School of Mines Student Association is open to students of both Falmouth and Exeter University.

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  • Eco Soc

    EcoSoc is one of the largest societies on campus, and aims to give everyone the opportunity to learn about nature, experience Cornish wildlife & gain skills in ecology and conservation.

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  • English Society

    Hey hey lovely people! We're the English Society and we're a group of people with a huge love for books. We host a monthly book club and celebrate all things literature. Everyone is welcome!(:

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  • Film Soc

    A place for those who love, appreciate, and live for films.

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  • Finance & Investment Society
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  • Geog Soc

    So you’ve found yourself lucky enough to be at university in Penryn, with stunning Cornwall and the sun, sea and picturesque surroundings within easy reach. Join GeogSoc to make the most of it!

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  • History Society

    The Historical Society brings together students interested in history through social and academic events whilst also creating a support network for those studying the subject.

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  • Law Society

    Providing students with highly informative law-related opportunities in partnership with the Cornwall Campus Law School, and in collaboration with Herbert Smith Freehills.

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  • MathSoc

    MathSoc

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  • Renewable Energy Society

    The Renewable Energy Society is for students who have an interest in green technologies and sustainability.

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  • Video Gaming Soc

    VGSoc is an SU Society centred around bringing together a wide range of people all with the common interest of playing video games. Whether you are a casual gamer or a competitive one you are welcome!

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  • Wild Doc Soc

    Hello from Wild Doc Soc! We offer fantastic opportunities for anyone interested in wildlife media.

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  • Women in Business
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  • Women in Mining- Student Chapter

    The purpose of this society is to facilitate discussion and share ideas between women within or interested in the mining sector.

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Dance

  • Aerial Fitness
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  • Ballet

    This society is for anyone who loves and wishes to continue, or wishes to take up, Ballet whilst at university. All abilities are welcome; sessions are split into Beginner and Inter/Advanced classes.

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  • Ballroom & Latin

    We are a ballroom and Latin dance society for all abilities, learning routines such as Cha-cha, Waltz and Jive. We are open to both students and non-students.

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  • Hip Hop Society

    Hip-Hop is a dance society that explores different dance styles at beginner and intermediate level. Anyone is welcome! NEVER MISS A CHANCE TO DANCE

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  • Jazz & Contemporary Dance

    The Jazz and Contemporary Society runs modern/contemporary style dance classes weekly and all abilities are welcome! We work on flexibility and technique, and rehearse for a Spring Showcase in March.

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  • Pole Fitness

    Get fit in a fun and unique way with the SU PoleFitness Society! Pole fitness is fast becoming a popular sport, not just for women but for men too!

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  • Swing Dance
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  • Tap Dancing

    SU Tap Jam is a fun and friendly society, providing tap classes for all abilities. During the sessions we work on technique and routines, as well as creating chilled environment to jam together.

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Faith/Cultural

  • African Caribbean Society

    The Exeter and Falmouth ACS aims to celebrate the African and Caribbean heritage, educate those in and outside the community, and include all those who want to learn and celebrate our culture.

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  • Asian Society
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  • Catholic Society

    Welcome to Falmouth and Exeter Cathsoc. We are here to bring you together with other students for fun and faith filled experiences.

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  • Christian Union

    Falmouth Christian Union (FCU) is a long established group here in Falmouth- a group of students who meet weekly and put on various events to serve students who share their faith.

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  • Hispanic Society

    We have created the FXU Hispanic Society in order to give other students the opportunity to celebrate Hispanic heritage and educate those inspired and interested by it.

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  • Spiritual Society

    We welcome members of any or no religion to explore all aspects of spirituality with us. Find us on Facebook and Instagram for the latest updates and to join our discussion group!

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Green Living

  • Green Living

    For Nature Lovers, Green Activists, Foraging Fanatics and all kinds of Gardeners. No experience required.

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  • Penryn Produce
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Hobbies & Specialist Interest

  • Anime & Manga Society
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  • Bee Soc

    BeeSoc is the place to bee if you're a fan of our fuzzy little pollinator friends! You need no particular knowledge or beekeeping experience to join- just a love for bees!

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  • Cakes & Cocktails Society
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  • Life Drawing Society

    Come and draw with us at student-led sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays! Check the information below or the events section to find everything about our sessions!

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  • MarineWatch

    MarineWatch is a marine mammal interest group which aims celebrate and protect our local and amazing marine wildlife!

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  • Pokemon Society

    With a weekly event, ranging from relaxed socials, Showdown tournaments and even a pub-quiz or game of Pictionary - Pokesoc is the place to be for all things Pokemon in its many forms!

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  • Poker Society

    The FXU Poker Society organises good structured poker tournaments for Falmouth and Exeter Students. We welcome players of all abilities and are willing to offer basic coaching for beginners.

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  • Scouts & Guides (Kernow SSAGO)

    Kernow student Scout and Guide organisation (Kernow SSAGO) society, affiliated with SSAGO, is a society for new or previous Scouts and Guides. If you enjoy adventurous activities, SSAGOK is for you.

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  • Street Art Society (FXUSAS)

    We do exactly what it says on the can, we do all things of to do with graffiti culture primarily using spray paint to create public art.

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  • Table Top Gaming

    Tabletop Gaming Society is a friendly group dedicated to the pastime of boardgames, wargames including Warhammer 40k, card games like Magic the Gathering and RPGs such as Dungeons and Dragons.

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  • Vegan Soc

    A society welcome to any and all vegans, vegetarians, flexitarians, and anybody interested in veganism. Potential events include potlucks, fundraising, activism, meals out and film screenings.

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Music & Performing Arts

  • DBnJ DJ society
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  • FECCLES Drama

    Feccles Drama are a student theatre company known for our productions and welcoming atmosphere. Join us for regular sessions of improv games and theatre skills including acting, writing and production

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  • Jazz Harbour Big Band

    Jazz Harbour Big Band is a group of talented students who share an interest in playing different forms of jazz and swing music, from big show tunes and pop tracks to more traditional jazz standards.

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  • Orchestra

    FX Orchestra is the only group of its kind on the Penryn Campus. Orchestra is a brilliant way to meet people who share your love of music and have fun whilst developing your skills at University.

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  • Songwriter's Society

    Songwriter's Society is a society which aims to bring together music lovers of all abilities.

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  • Sostena Theatre Society
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  • The Chorus

    The Chorus is a student run and member lead a capella group, with a focus on providing something for everyone. We sing a wide variety, ranging from choral classics to modern pop songs.

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  • Tremough Follies Musical Theatre

    Tremough Follies is a musical theatre society for students of the universities and the local community! We aim to run three annual productions a year; two showcases and one full scale musical.

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  • Viva Voce

    Viva Voce is FXU’s award-winning chamber choir. We rehearse weekly and are always open to new members. We sing a range of music from Palestrina to Tallis and there are no auditions. Come give it a go!

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Political

  • Conservatives

    Cornwall Young Conservatives are a group of like-minded individuals studying at the university. We hold debates, regular meetings, run socials and host external speakers on a regular basis.

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  • Debating Union
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  • Falmouth & Exeter Politics Society

    We are a society for people interested in all things politics! We will be running regular socials and discourses, as well as hopefully a ball. Open to all, come and say hello.

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  • Green Party Society
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  • Labour Society

    For a strong, united Labour presence on campus join us - we get stuff done whilst having fun!

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  • Liberal Democrats Society
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  • Penryn Model United Nations (MUN)

    The Model United Nations Society encourages debate and collaboration of students to partake in the resolution of global issues through the lens of different countries across the globe.

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  • Progressive Britain Student Society
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Racket Sports

  • Badminton

    CSM Badminton society comprises a variety of abilities - we have a large social group and also a successful league team.

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  • Table Tennis
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  • Tennis

    The CSM Tennis club provides competitive and social tennis for our members. We provide weekly sessions of recreational, competitive and team tennis. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/csmtennis/

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Recreation

  • Athletics

    Welcome to FXU Athletics Club! We're made up of competitive athletes and social runners of all abilities wanting to achieve their goals. Visit our Facebook and Instagram pages for more information!

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  • Cheerleading

    Come and join the cheeriest society on campus! Gymnast? Dancer? Or complete beginner? Everyone is welcome to join the fusion family! Level 1 Co-ed Team

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  • Climbing

    We offer indoor and outdoor climbing to everyone from complete beginners to experienced climbers. For updates add us on Facebook and Instagram by clicking the icons below!

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  • Expedition

    Welcome to Cornwall, one of the most beautiful regions in the UK. The Expedition Society runs local walks every other weekend to some of the best locations around Cornwall.

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  • Fencing
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  • Gym Society

    FXU Gym Soc is dedicated to encouraging an active and healthy lifestyle in order to better oneself in all aspects of their life, whilst also creating a community around the Gym.

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  • Gymnastics

    Gymnastics is one of the most diverse and fun sports out there, and if you think it's all just twirling ribbons and hairspray then you'd be wrong! Come and find out why!

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  • Horseriding

    An award winning society for horse riding at any level, including weekly lessons and hacks alongside gymkhanas, cross country and show-jumping lessons, pub rides and beach rides.

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  • Kung Fu

    Hupo Wushi is a gong fu club with a focus on fitness and traditionally informed applicational martial arts.

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  • Multisport Society

    The society with all the sports!

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  • Snowsports

    Established in 2010, FUSC (Falmouth and Exeter Snowsports club), is now one of the largest societies on campus, and for good reason.

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  • Tang Soo Do

    Tang Soo Do is an exciting and dynamic martial art from Korea. The Gold accredited club has a really open and friendly atmosphere and in 2012 was the first to be voted FXU Sports club of the year.

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  • Ultimate Frisbee

    As Cornwall’s only Ultimate Frisbee team, Kernow Ultimate welcomes both students and members of the community of any ability.

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  • Yoga

    A club for everyone - whether your new to yoga or a a pro, if you can't touch your toes or can get your toes behind your head, join us for classes, workshops, day retreats and more.

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Representative & Liberation

  • Fal Fem Society

    An inclusive community to discuss feminism and the wider world

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  • Pride

    A society that provides an open and secure environment for members of the LGBTQ+ and other identifying communities.

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  • The 93% Club Penryn

    A student-led society serious about social mobility! Part of the nation-wide 93% Foundation.

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Student Media

  • Falmouth Anchor Newspaper
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  • Life

    Life is the nature magazine of the Penryn Campus, showcasing cutting edge research with stunning photography.

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  • Penryn Press

    Penryn Press is a student run publishing house that for the last four years has been designing and producing books which are distributing around Cornwall and beyond as we speak.

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  • Surf Radio

    Falmouth and Penryn's Award Winning Student Radio Station! #RideTheWaves

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  • Voices

    Voices is a multi-media student-led campaign, run through Falmouth & Exeter Students’ Union, providing a platform for people whose voices might previously have been lost in the noise.

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Truro

Volunteering

  • Flicka Volunteers

    SU Flicka volunteering project is designed to give students the opportunity to give back to the local community by working with rescued horses and donkeys.

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  • Generation Wild

    Generation Wild aims to engage and inspire children about nature and the environment. We run educational outreach sessions with local schools and scout/guide units with the help of student volunteers.

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  • Mary's Meals

    Mary's Meals at FXU is a new Student-Led Volunteering Group. We set up exciting fundraising events to raise money for the charity of Mary's Meals, to feed hungry children all over the world!

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Waterbased

  • EFU BSAC (Diving)

    The EFU BSAC club aims to bring young divers together to dive frequently as a community.

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  • Gig Rowing

    Welcome to a still very new sports society; Gig Rowing.

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  • Kayaking
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  • Sailing

    Fal Sail is for Falmouth and Exeter students of all abilities and levels of sailing experience.

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  • Sea Swimming

    The Sea Swimming Club meets every Sunday at 1pm on Gyllyngvase Beach, Falmouth, to go for a swim.

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  • SUP
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  • Surf Club

    Fal Surf aims to get everyone in the water - from the experienced to the absolute beginner. It's all about having a good time and meeting other people with the same interest.

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  • Surf Life Saving Club

    FXU SLSC gives members a chance to experience the surf lifesaving sport in a friendly environment, through the local club Gyllyngvase SLSC.

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  • Swimming

    The SU Swimming club is for Falmouth and Exeter students of any ability at all to come and have a swim in a relaxed environment.

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