We are proud of our hard-earned reputation for sport at Loughborough, but our constant focus is on ensuring every student and member of staff has the opportunity to get involved, regardless of ability or interest.
Whether you want to try something new or are dedicated to your chosen sport, there are always lots of opportunities to get involved. From Ultimate Frisbee, Equestrian and Sub Aqua AU Clubs to performance Rugby, Cricket and Football, Hall sports and societies, there’s something for everyone.
It’s your passion and ambition that creates the atmosphere of determination on campus and contributes to our renowned student experience. We hope you enjoy being part of sport at Loughborough.
AU Sports Club Trials 2023
AU Trial and Taster sessions are now live!
With over 60 Athletic Union clubs, we have something to suit everybody, from American Football to Waterpolo!.
Take a look at the Trails and Tasters page, where you’ll find all the details of where, when and how to get booked on.
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Access our world-class facilities and get a range of new benefits.
A-Z of sports
- American Football
- Gaelic Football
- Jiu Jitsu
- Kung Fu
- Mixed Martial Arts
- Muay Thai & Kickboxing
- Powerlifting and Weightlifting
- Rugby League
- Rugby Union
- Sailing and Windsurfing
- Snow Sports
- Sub Aqua
- Table Tennis
- Touch Rugby
- Ultimate Frisbee
- Wakeboard and Waterski
- Water Polo
- Wheelchair Basketball
Loughborough’s reputation for sporting excellence spans performance, facilities, expertise and working partnerships. Over 100 years ago our Principal, Herbert Schofield, made educating the mind and the body central to his student welfare philosophy.
Now, over 100 years later, Loughborough Sport plays host to many of the highest performing athletes and teams in the country and our campus wide opportunities allow all of our students the chance to enjoy life shaping experiences through sport.