Sophie Matthews - Athletic Union Officer (Sports)

Hi, I’m Sophie Matthews, your elected Athletic Union Officer for 2016-17!

As the student representative for sport, I am here to ensure that the voices and opinions of members across all 62 sports and activities are heard and fully represented. From beginners to performance players, I am here to help you gain the most from the sporting community here at Newcastle University! There are so many opportunities to get involved in sports, and I aim to ensure that all members of AU clubs enjoy their involvement in sports just as much as I have.


What's Happening

Earn Your Stripes

Our brand new initiative for 2016/17 - Earn Your Stripes is an accreditation scheme which provides support and recognition to encourage Athletic Union clubs to become more inclusive and continually develop

The Mizuno/Team Newcastle Partnership begins...

Having announced Mizuno as our new preferred kit supplier, representatives of the company have now spent time meeting with various Clubs to discuss options for next year. Here is an insight into what Mizuno will offer your Clubs...

Disability Sport at Newcastle

Here at Newcastle, we are moving forward with a project to introduce paralympic sports, and we need your feedback...