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Children’s Land Sports & Unstfest Olympics

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Fun land based races and activities for children of all ages to take part in. With the Olympics around the corner you can also try your hand at some of the Unstfest Olympic events – who will be fastest over the fish box hurdles and who can fling the neep the farthest?

Date: Saturday 14th July 2012

Venue: Baltasound Pier & Marina

Time: 2pm onwards

Price: Free Admission



Baltasound Sailing Regatta

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Baltasound Pier and Marina will host the Baltasound Sailing Regatta which attracts boats from Unst, Yell and Whalsay. Races are sailed from 10am and spectators are welcome. There will be plenty to do on land too with a beer tent and food available. Land sports for children and the Unstfest Olympics will take place from 2pm throughout the afternoon.

Date: Saturday 14th July 2012

Venue: Baltasound Pier & Marina

Time: Sailing from 10am, activities throughout the day

Price: Free admission



Sea Angling Competition

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Come and along and see who can the catch the whopper/tiddler of the day!

Date: Sunday 22nd July 2012

Venue: Baltasound Pier And Marina

Time: 12 noon – 3pm (weigh in at 4pm)

Price: £3


Unst Yoal Regatta

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Come along and spectate/take part in the traditional Shetland Yoal Rowing Competition in Baltasound. Various races take place throughout the day including Under 16s, Under 21’s, Mens, Womens and Veterans. Yoals and their teams of rowers come from all over Shetland and assemble in Unst to see who is fastest over the mile on the day. This is all accompanied by shore activities and a beer tent.

Date: Saturday 21st July 2012

Venue: Baltasound Pier And Marina

Time: 12 noon onwards

Price: Free


Muckle Flugga Boat Trips

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A Shetland boat tour which takes in Hermaness National Nature Reserve, one of the wonders of the bird world. Spectacular views of Gannets, Guillemots, Puffins and Arctic Skuas. We also see Britain’s most northerly lighthouse and surrounding areas.

Dates: Saturday 14th July & Saturday 21st July 2012

Booking Information

Price: £35.00

Emailinfo@muckleflugga.co.uk

Tel: 01806 522447

Mob: 07747630340

Fax: 01806 522833.


Racket Sports

Posted in : Events & Activities,Leisure & Sport,Leisure Centre Activities

Come and try your hand at various racket sports at the Unst Leisure Centre. Ideal to while away a rainy day.

Date: Thursday 19th July 2012

Venue: Unst Leisure Centre, Baltasound

Time: 3pm – 4pm

Price: £2.10 (age 6 – 12)

Contact: Unst Leisure Centre, 01595 807 701


Unst Playscheme – Olympic Day

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Unst Playscheme provides fun filled activity days to entertain the children during the holidays. With the London 2012 Olympics getting closer this activity day will give your children a chance to participate in their own Olympic event with craft workshops preparing for the opening ceremony and an afternoon filled with fun running, throwing and jumping events.

 

Date: Wednesday 18th July 2012

Venue: Unst Leisure Centre, Baltasound

Time: 10.30am – 1.30pm.

Price: £3 per child, open to children P1-P7.

Requirements: Consent forms and payment can be completed at the Unst Leisure Centre on the day. Comfy clothes and a packed lunch.

Contact: Lesley Gray, Youth Development Worker for North Isles, 07766421097


Fun 5-a-side Football Tournament

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Unst FA are hosting a fun 5-a-side tournament to celebrate Unstfest 2011. If you are the next Ronaldo or even if you haven’t had a kick of a ball for years come along and see if your team can lift the trophy.

Meet at the Leisure Centre and teams will be picked on the day.

Date: Tuesday 17th July 2012

Venue: Unst Leisure Centre, Baltasound

Time: 7.30pm Kick Off.

Price: £3/£1.50 conc.

Requirements: Comfy clothes and trainers suitable for playing outdoors and indoors (in the case of poor weather).


Shetland’s Biggest Danceathon

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Be part of this unofficial record attempt to see how many participants we can get to take part in the Unstfest danceathon. If you have heard of Zumba or Jazzercise you’ll love this fitness class and new participants are most welcome to give this new craze a try.

Let’s see if we can pack the Unst Leisure Centre with as many people as possible to have fun and get fit together. Neon leotards and leg warmers are not required but may be worn if the participant so wishes!

Date: Tuesday 17th July 2012

Venue: Unst Leisure Centre, Baltasound

Time: 6.30-7.15pm

Price: £3.50 per person, all participants must be 10 yrs +

Contact: Unst Leisure Centre, 01595 807 701

Requirements: Comfy clothes and indoors trainers. Fancy dress optional so dig out your 80s fitness gear.


Car Treasure Hunt

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Enter a team into the ever popular car treasure hunt. Meeting at the Unst Leisure Centre the clues will have you and your passengers all over Unst trying to find out where the treasure lies. Good fun for all the family.

Date: Tuesday 17th July 2012

Venue: Unst Leisure Centre, Baltasound

Time: 3 – 4.30pm

Price: £5 entry per car



Dance Mats

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The dance mats will be open to come along and have a boogie. Lots of tunes to show off your funky moves and see who is the Unstfest dancing queen!

 

Date: Monday 16th & Friday 20th July 2012

Venue: Baltasound Junior High School (opposite the Unst Leisure Centre)

Time: 12-1pm

Price: Free admission.


Rollerwheels

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Bring along your skates, wave boards, scooters or skate boards and have some fun speeding around the main hall.

 

Date: Saturday 14th & 21st July 2012

Venue: Unst Leisure Centre, Baltasound

Time:  4pm to 5pm

Price: £2.10 per person (3 yrs +)

Contact: Unst Leisure Centre, 01595 807 710


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The 2013 festival is the 5th UnstFest and looks to be another bumper year of events, activities and excitement, on the most northerly island in Britain.

So why don't you get yourself to Unst and take part in a real family festival? What are you waiting for?

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