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
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.
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.