Varsity 2017…come along and show your support #redandblackarmy


The big one is finally here!  This year, UCLan will host the annual Varsity tournament between the University of Central Lancashire and Edge Hill University on Wednesday 5th April 2017 at UCLan Sports Arena and Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre.

The tournament sees men’s, women’s and mixed teams compete across 11 sports for the top spot.  Will UCLan be able to win the coveted Varsity trophy back from the 2016 winners, Edge Hill?!


INDOOR (Sir Tom Finney)







STFSC Hall 1

12.00 Squash

12:00-14:30 Men’s & Women’s 1st Badminton

15:00 – 16.45 Volleyball   ( mixed)

17:00- 18:15 - 19:30 UNO Netball & Netball 1st  


STFSC Hall 2

12:00 –13:30  Men’s 2nd Badminton

14:00- 15:15   Futsal

15:30 – 19:30 Basketball (Men and Women)   


UCLAN Arena (Outdoor facilities):







13:00  American Football


14:30  RFL      

Pitch 1

13:30  Women’s Football      

Pitch 2

14:30  Men’s Football      

Pitch 4

14:30  Getin2 Select

Pitch 5

14:00   7 aside Football / Ultimate Frisbee demo

Pitch 6

13:30   Women’s Rugby Union

Pitch 7

15:00   Men’s Rugby Union

All Weather Pitch

13:00   Women’s Hockey         15:00 Men’s Hockey

All weather pitch

14:00   warm up space

5 aside

14:00  3 sets of 5 aside matches ( back to back)

Tennis Courts

13:00   Men’s Tennis 


Come and show your support from 12pm.  FREE coaches will run from outside the Students’ Union front entrance to the sports arena every 30 minutes from 11.30am – 2.00pm and will return back at 3.30pm, 4.00pm, 4.30pm, 5.00pm and 5.30pm.


Join us back in Source bar/The Atrium after the event for post event celebrations and the presentation of awards.


We look forward to seeing you.

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