Athletic Union (AU) Officer
Hello, I’m Clara the Athletic Union Officer for 2017/2018. I look forward to working closely with all members of the AU over the next year. From Campus Leagues to performance sport, we have 68 sports teams competing regularly in BUCS competitions and local events as well as many opportunities to try new sports within the Students Union.
Your Athletic Union (AU) is made up of 65 clubs here at NUSU, so whether it be taking part as a social member or competitively in weekly British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) fixtures as well as competing in the annual varisty competition - Stan Calvert! There's bound to be something for you.
We have a huge variety of clubs on offer, from American Football to Waterpolo! We have made finding your club easier by splitting them into categories; Airborne, Combat Sports, Indoor, Outdoor, Racket, Target sports and Water-based.
Want to be part of the biggest varsity event in the North East? The Stan Calvert Memorial Cup will take place from Saturday 5th February 2018 with the finale event taking place on Sunday 25th February.
This year ALL students will have the chance to take part with the 1st Stan Calvert 5k Fun Run taking place on Saturday 24th February, 11am, Newcastle University Town Moor. Anyone can represent Team Newcastle, just register online here to allocate your place in the fun run and reserve your blue T-Shirt.
If you don’t feel like running come and support our runners and our competitors at one or more of the various fixtures across the event, see here for a detailed list of all fixtures: LINK to come.