Sports Union

Club Directory

From Archery to Weightlifting, we have a range of clubs to get involved with.

American Football

The Edinburgh Predators are one of Scotland’s best university American Football teams, having achieved a winning record in each of its three previous seasons.

Archery

We welcome anyone ranging from complete novices up to the more experienced archer, offering training, support and the best student archery facilities available in the UK.

Athletics

Edinburgh University Athletics Club caters for all abilities so whether you’ve never run before or you already train with a club back home we’re the club for you.

Badminton

Welcome to EUBC! For those of you seeking competitive badminton, we have various teams of a very high standard that compete in BUCS and Scottish Universities.

Basketball

At Edinburgh we run 1st and 2nd teams for men and women, as well as a Men’s 3rd team and intramural basketball, meaning there is definitely a team for you.

Boat

The Boat Club has for many been a significant stepping stone to high international honours - Edinburgh rowers frequently represent Scotland at the Home International Regatta and former members have gone on to record success at World Championship and Olympic regattas, the most recent in a long line being Katherine Grainger.

Boxing

The Edinburgh University Amateur Boxing Club offers training from beginners to experienced boxers.

Canoe

EUCC warmly welcomes people of all abilities. Mainly into recreational whitewater kayaking, the club also provides opportunity for other canoeing activities and competitions.

Cheerleading

Through our hard work, we have made it a priority to uphold Edinburgh University’s longstanding tradition of excellence in sports by achieving consecutive National titles and multiple trophies in cheer and dance!

Clay Pigeon Shooting

The Edinburgh University Clay Pigeon Shooting Club is a sociable sporting club that welcomes students of all ability levels, from people who have never used a shotgun before to highly experienced shots.

Cricket

EUCC offers both men’s and women’s cricket, indoor and outdoor.

Croquet

Croquet is the newest sports club in Edinburgh University! The club is aimed at players of all abilities, from those who have never played before and fancy a casual knock-about, to those wanting to hoop their way to the top.

Curling

Curling is a truly Scottish sport, having originated in the Scottish Lowlands around 500 years ago, when it was played outside on frozen ponds.

Cycling

Whether you ride on the road, off road or at the velodrome, we have you covered.

Equestrian

The Equestrian Club offers the chance to ride to everyone - even if you have never been near a horse.

Fencing

Founded in 1930, Edinburgh University Fencing club is one of the universities most successful sports clubs and one of the best university fencing clubs in Britain.

Men's Football

Established in 1878, Edinburgh University AFC is the third-oldest senior club in the East of Scotland and has been a member of the Scottish Football Association since its establishment.

Women's Football

EUWAFC plays competitively in the University League and is the top university in Scotland for Women's Football, and ranked 6th in the UK. Over the years we have had great success and won both the BUCS 1A and 2A League in the 2015/16 season.

Gaelic Football

Gaelic Football is one of Ireland’s most popular sports, combining skills from basketball, soccer and rugby. We play in the Scottish league and championship as well as the British championship held in Birmingham. We have been 2010 British Champions and Scottish Champions in 2012.

Gliding

You've always requested the window seat; you've dreamt about being a pilot; or you're just curious to try. Isn't it time you learned how to fly?

Golf

The EUGC is a leading sports club within The University of Edinburgh. We cater for all types of golfer, beginner to advanced, ladies and men

Gymnastics

EUGC is a gymnastics club that caters to all abilities and interests, from those learning forward rolls to those perfecting their tumbling!

Hare & Hounds

The Hare and Hounds is Edinburgh University's cross country, hill, road and long-distance running club, known as the ‘Haries.’

Hillwalking

EUHWC is one of the biggest sports clubs in the university and caters for all abilities.

Men's Hockey

Edinburgh University Men’s Hockey Club has 7 teams, catering for everyone from those who want to train at the highest level, to those who have not played the game before.

Women's Hockey

Whether you’re after competitive or more social hockey, EUWHC is the place to be!

Ice Hockey

From complete beginners to seasoned veterans, we accept players of all abilities and sexes to participate in contact and non-contact hockey.

Jiu Jitsu

Jitsu is a martial art based on the traditional styles of Jiu Jitsu that originated in medieval Japan.

Judo

The Judo club caters to all levels, from teaching beginners the basics to randori and national competitions for the more experienced.

Kendo

Kendo is the Japanese martial art of fencing.

Kickboxing

No matter your experience, whether an absolute first-timer to martial arts, a seasoned competitor or just looking for a fun and unique way to stay in shape, EUKBC has a place just for you.

Korfball

Whether you’re looking for a way to keep fit and have fun, or want to compete at a high level, look no further than Edinburgh University Korfball Club.

Lacrosse

Womens Lacrosse is growing year on year and we welcome everyone to train with us, whether you have never picked up a stick before or are an international player!Lacrosse

Men's Lacrosse

The club has something to offer you whether you are a player aiming for the national and international playing field or you’ve never even seen the sport played before.

Motorsports

EUMSC is for students keen on any and every aspect of motor sport.

Mountaineering

Mountaineering is all about getting out in our country’s spectacular mountains and having an adventure!

Muay Thai

Muay Thai is a combat sport from Thailand that uses stand-up striking along with various clinching techniques.

Netball

The Netball Club has 14 teams and welcomes players of all abilities.

Orienteering

Orienteering is an exhilarating outdoor adventure sport involving racing to navigate around a series of checkpoints, by using a map to choose the best route.

Polo

Edinburgh University Polo Club welcomes both complete beginners and experienced polo players.

Rifle

EURC welcomes all shooting enthusiasts at all levels from very beginners to advanced competitors.

Roller Hockey

Roller Hockey is an exciting and fast game with many similarities to Ice Hockey but on wheels. There is less contact but is just as fast and furious.

Ladies Rugby Union

We play rugby, you should too!

Men's Rugby Union

Whether you’re looking to get involved in Performance Rugby or simply the more social side of the game, then EURFC can accommodate you.

Sailing

The Sailing Club welcomes all abilities from beginners to experienced sailers, come along and join in.

Shinty

Come and try Scotland's National sport.

Shotokan Karate

Shotokan karate is a traditional style karate, open to all-abilities. Come along and try it out!

Shukokai Karate

Shukokai karate appeals to all ability levels, providing everything from fitness to self-defence.

Skydiving

Come along and experience the thrill of Skydiving.

Snowsports

EUSSC cater for all your snowsports needs here at Edinburgh. Whether a seasoned pro or a beginner we’re guaranteed to have something for you.

Squash

The Squash Club have players of every level from beginner to national standard, so come down and get on court.

Sub Aqua

Are you a diver? Want to learn how to dive? Then EUSAC is the club for you!

Swimming and Water Polo

EUSWPC is one of the UK’s Top University Swimming and Water Polo Clubs. Whether you’re looking to compete at an international level or just looking for some healthy university competition, this is the club for you!

Table Tennis

Come and join one of Scotland largest Table Tennis Clubs.

Taekwondo

Taekwondo is a Korean martial art and a modern Olympic sport.

Tennis

The University of Edinburgh tennis club are passionate about promoting and making tennis fun and exciting for all students.

Trampoline

EUTC is a highly successful and competitive club with the highest standard of coaches and equipment anywhere in Scotland.

Triathlon

Why do one sport when you can do three?! Triathlon consists of swimming, cycling and running, and our club accommodates every level of ability, from the complete beginner to those wanting to represent Great Britain.

Ultimate Frisbee

Ro Sham Bo is one of the top University teams in Scotland. We compete in Men’s, Women’s and Mixed divisions.

Volleyball

EUVC became the fourth best performing sports club in the entire university in the 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 seasons.

Wakeboard and Water Ski

We go on regular trips to stunning Scottish locations such as Loch Lomond, Foxlake, and the Scottish National Centre in Dunfermline.

Weightlifting

Edinburgh University Weightlifting Club welcomes all ability levels and goals, so whether you’re looking to compete, or simply get in in shape you will be well catered for.

Windsurfing and Surfing

EUWSC is a social club with a passion for all things windy and wavy.