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British Universities and Colleges Sports (BUCS)


  • *Start Your Own Teams*

    Can't find the team you are looking for? Click here?

  • Cheerleading

    Want to get back into dance or start something unique? Look no further. We have dance, stunt and tumbling classes now available for all abilities along with weekly socials.

  • Extreme Sports

    B.E.S.T - BCUSU Extreme Sports Team - Skiing, Snowboarding, Surfing, Wakeboarding, Paintballing and lots of fun! If regular sports don't seem like enough excitement then this is the society for you.

  • Jiu Jitsu

    Practical self defence, affordable prices, great socials

  • Kickboxing

    BCU Kickboxing is open to all levels of ability, we offer the opportunity to compete competitively or just get fit!

  • Polo

    Welcome to the Birmingham City University Polo Team. We are open to riders of all abilities and teach polo from a beginner level. We compete biannually against every university polo team in the UK.

  • Rock Climbing

    Climbing and Mountaineering Society

  • Silat

    Welcome to the BCUSilat page. Offering students a unique opportunity to try a new explosive and effective martial art that will enhance their time at BCU

  • Taekwondo

    The Art of lightning kicks. Ancient Martial Art, Worldwide Sport. Universiades, EUSA, British Championships make Taekwondo ideal for embodying competitiveness. Keep Kicking; keep super fit!

  • Women's Fitness Club

We have lots of sports to tempt you, whatever you may be into. We offer competitive and non-competitive sports, team and individual sports, contact and non-contact. You can join Team BCU (our collective name for our student groups) throughout the year, so if you don’t get a chance during Welcome Week, don’t be disheartened – our friendly staff can offer guidance and provide details of training times, match days, transport, costs etc. Whatever your question, we can help or point you towards the President of the particular sports group you are interested in.

For more details, either click on the individual sports listed, or contact us. Can't see anything you like? Find out how to create your own group.

Already a member and need to buy Team BCU kit? Go to our Shop here.