Sport & Exercise

News and events

The latest news and events from Sport & Exercise:

The University of Edinburgh Dance Performance

UoE Dance Performance 2021
The 36th Annual University of Edinburgh Dance Performance, from our home to yours, in aid of the Mental Health Foundation.

Get active with our annual Big Dig

Avenue of trees
Active Lives are very excited to launch our annual tree planting event in partnership with the Woodland Trust and we need your help!

Success in and on the water for University of Edinburgh Athletes

Polly Swann on the podium
A busy weekend in the pool and on the water saw current and former University of Edinburgh athletes achieve success on a National and International stage.

Shortlisted for a Green Gown Award 2021

The Green Gown Awards recognise the exceptional sustainability initiatives and projects being undertaken by universities and colleges.


March on in March logo
As part of of National University Mental Health Day on 4 March, we're encouraging our community to keep active, keep positive, keep looking forward, to #MarchOnInMarch.

International Women's Day 2021

International Women's Day 21
Students and staff from across the world of sport and exercise at the University of Edinburgh are uniting in support for International Women’s Day. We #ChooseToChallenge.

FREE wellness classes on Thursday 4 March 2021

Person doing yoga at home using laptop
To mark the University's mental health day on Thursday 4 March we are running two 30-minute wellness sessions; an introduction to Yoga and an introduction to Capacitar Tai Chi.

LGBT History Month

LGBT History Month 21
We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for our whole community.