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Get involved in sport and exercise at Newcastle. Get moving, feel great, reach your goals, be your best.

Fitness and fun for everyone

Sport and exercise are for all of us. No matter who you are, you can always turn to sport:

  • For fitness
  • For developing new skills
  • Above all, for having fun

Our vision at Newcastle Sport is for everyone, students and staff, to find their passion in sport. Whether you’re drawn to group fitness classes, friendly team games or high-level competition, we have a place for you.

There’s a huge range of ways for you to get involved:

  • 60+ sports clubs
  • A mix of cardio, strength, HIIT, spin and yoga classes every week
  • Leagues, tournaments and competitions

We offer the chance to compete up to British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), national and international level.

Get ready to find your inspiration. Explore our sports offering, grab your kit and get stuck in.

Leading UK university for sports

Newcastle is the home of Newcastle United Football Club and is a renowned sporting city. We’re also one of the top-performing universities for sports in the UK. We're always in the BUCS top 10 out of a total of more than 150.

More about sport at Newcastle

Indoor sport

Outdoor sport