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Great South Run returns to Portsmouth We’ve partnered with the world-famous 10-mile race to offer you a discount

06 May 2022 4 min read

Have you ever wanted to take part in the Great South Run? Now's the time, take part and purchase your discounted ticket through UOP Sport.

Runners along the seafront for Great South Run

Sport Scholar Achivement Update From medals, awards and huge competitions, our Sport Scholars have achieved a lot in the past few months.

06 May 2022 5 min read

Our sports scholars have been performing incredibly well and have shown extreme dedication to their sports, find out more about what they've achieved.

Taylor BMXing at competition

Stressless Week Free Sport Sessions Get involved in our FREE fitness classes, gym classes and sports sessions. 

29 April 2022 4 min read

Exam season is upon us and we know it can be incredibly stressful. We have organised free fitness classes and sports sessions to help get you through it.

students playing netball

A gold, a silver and three bronze medals Scholars bring home silverware after competing in Taekwondo and Karate Championships

01 April 2022 4 min read

Last weekend, three of our scholars took part in highly anticipated competitions, they managed to bring home a total of 5 medals and we couldn’t be more proud.

taekwondo scholars at spring championships

World Cup Tournament and Intramural Varsity We retained the Intramural Varsity cup for the second year in a row and held a successful world cup style tournament

18 March 2022 3 min read

We retained the Intramural Varsity cup for the second year in a row and held a successful world cup style tournament

students celebrating with intramural varsity cup

A great weekend of sport at Varsity Over 3,000 students gave their all at the weekend helping Team UOP put in a great shift with a narrow loss to the University of Southampton.

14 March 2022 9 min read

Over 3,000 students took part in Varsity 2022. Staff and families came together to celebrate sport against a great opponent in the University of Southampton.

Try being scored by rugby team

BUCS Nationals Judo Championship Gold Another gold medal was added to the university collection last weekend.

01 March 2022 3 min read

Following on from winning two gold medals at recent BUCS events, another gold medal has been added to the university collection.

Emily smiling while holding her medal at BUCS Nationals

Student success at BUCS Competitions Our student athletes bring silverware back from two highly anticipated sporting events.

22 February 2022 6 min read

Last weekend saw a number of our sports scholars compete at BUCS competitions. Our students bought home two golds and smashed a 20-year record.

serena getting ready to throw at BUCS Nationals

Update on our current offer Find out everything that is taking place over the next few months

31 January 2022 2 min read

With everything that’s going on, we thought we’d give you an update on all of the current activities and events that the Sport and Recreation department are offering, so you can get involved.

man lifting kettlebells