We strive for success in competition and work on building strong family values
If you are looking to enrich your university experience to the fullest then look no further than the University of Portsmouth Athletics Club. We are a club that accepts people of all experience, background and confidence. As much as we strive for success in competition we also work on maintaining and building the strong family values for our new and returning members. This consists of a healthy balance of training, competition and socials.
Club membership - 2023/24
You can join our club for the 2023/24 academic year for;
- Compete: £115
- Development: £95
- Play: £65
Exact membership details and training times TBC.
- Tuesday 7.00pm-8.00pm: Mountbatten Athletics Track
- Thursday 7.00pm-8.00pm: Mountbatten Athletics Track
- Sunday 2.00pm-3.00pm: Mountbatten Athletics Track
- Group runs Monday 6.30pm-7.30pm around Portsmouth
- We also take part in Southsea parkrun every Saturday morning at 9am
Saturdays and Sundays - Competitions will take place on selected weekend days at various locations.
Lots of our clubs offer Play Memberships, a more casual way to play without committing to a year membership. Most Play Memberships are £65 for the academic year (with some exceptions).
The sports included are:
- Cricket (Women's)
- Rowing (Indoor)
- Snow Sports
- Swimming and Water Polo
- Table Tennis
- Taekwondo and Karate
- Ultimate Frisbee
- Women's Football
LGBTQ+ sports club guidance
We welcome all students to take part in non-competitive sports and we recognise the health and wellbeing benefits of being active. Competitive sports are bound by specific policies governed by the sport's National Governing Body which may be less inclusive. Please find below inclusion guidance for our club.
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Play: Athletics is not included in our Play programme.
Train: Inclusivity dependant - individuals would have to train for competitions which would be linked to their assigned gender at birth.
Compete: Inclusivity dependant - individuals would have to compete in competitions linked to their assigned gender at birth.
Check out the full guidance on uka.org.uk.