Sports for fun

Female students playing tennis

Get fit and have fun with ‘no commitment’ sports and activities.

UNIversal sport is about fun and ‘non-serious’ sport for all. It’s a great way to get fit and active, de-stress after studying, connect with new social groups, and improve your health and well-being while having a lot of fun and with no commitment. You can play as part of any team or session you like or even set up your own team or activity.

Enjoy a huge range of sports and activities for easy fun

Play a friendly game of tennis, football, hockey or netball. Learn new skills in areas like gymnastics, cheerleading or athletics. Get fit and healthy with active exercise classes, running and swimming. There is something for everyone.

Take part in friendly competitions with UNIversal league

Play friendly sport on a regular basis with a light-hearted competitive spirit. Training and competitions are open to everyone. Once you’ve completed your application, you can simply turn up and play. Currently, we offer UNIversal Sport in badminton, football, futsal and golf.

Develop your coaching skills in different sports

Develop your skills in your sports area of interest and take on coaching roles for UNIversal Sport and in the community. This is a great way to enhance your CV, make some money and do something you are passionate about. We currently offer coaching courses in cheerleading, football, futsal, swimming and first aid.

Access sports and events through our community partnerships

Benefit from playing sports and, accessing events with our partner organisations. These include Leisure@, Aspire and Active Gloucestershire. You could even get training and work experience opportunities through these organisations.