The Athletic Union

Welcome to the home of student sport at Cardiff University! We facilitate 68 student-led sports clubs and offer 5000+ students the opportunity to represent Cardiff regionally, nationally and beyond.

We primarily compete in BUCS (British Universities and Colleges Sport) whilst providing opportunities to compete at other prestigious competitions and events, both indoor and outdoor sports.

COME JOIN #TEAMCARDIFF, THE TOP RANKED WELSH UNIVERSITY IN BUCS

Membership

As part of the AU, you get the amazing opportunity to represent Cardiff University and join as many sports as you want! For a small fee, the AU provides all sorts of benefits to members including facility hire, BUCS affiliation, BUCS subsidy, insurance coverage, staff support and so much more!

Don’t know what sports club to join? Check out our Give It A Go programme!

Non-Cardiff University students can apply to join Sports Clubs as an Associate Member by completing this form and emailing it to the Students' Union Finance Department.

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Upcoming Events

Single Session Ticket
12th October - 12th December
3C/D
Come along to try our sessions at Cardiff Uni MMA!
Training Tuesday
29th November
Talybont Sports Halls
Ice-skating
30th November
Ice Arena Wales
Sign up for ice-skating - pay via ice skating SU page but confirm you're coming by getting this ticket!
Training 30/11/22
30th November

Joining

Memberships are available to purchase from September - head to the Club pages below and the AU Fee will be applied to your first membership purchase.

Any questions? Come and see us on the 3rd floor of the Students' Union or contact us.

 

AWARDS

The Annual Athletic Union Awards ball will be taking place on Wednesday 11th May 2022. There are 10 main awards on offer and additional individuals awards to recognize sporting success on and off the field.

 

Sports Clubs

 

We are a fully inclusive institution providing activity for all abilities, but we advise that you contact Clubs prior to signing up to discuss commitments, additional costs and the timing of sessions. Also be aware that there may be limitations in capacity for a few of our more popular clubs linked solely to resources such as facilities, transport or instructor availability.

Check out Give It A Go or Trial sessions to get a taster before you join!

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