Student v Alumni Sports Day - Saturday 30 May

Student v Alumni Sports Day - Saturday 30 May

Do you have a passion for sport? If so, why not join us on Saturday 30th May to participate in the University's Annual Sports Day by registering for a team.

Whether you are a member of staff, graduate, current student or a member of the parent and family programme we would love you to join us for what promises to be an enjoyable, unique and memorable experience. 

Registration to participate in an exhibition game costs £10 per person and includes sports registration, a souvenir t-shirt and a goody bag. Check out photos from last year on our Facebook page!

Don’t miss your opportunity to get involved and register today for any of the following sports:

  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Lacrosse (Women’s and Men’s)
  • Netball
  • Rugby
  • Tennis

If you don’t fancy taking part, come along and cheer on the teams! There will be come and try sessions for all the family, as well as a host of events around Campus as part of the May Festival.

For more information or to register for a team, please visit or email


Sport at Aberdeen – the story so far

Submit your sporting photos, memories and highlights for a chance to win some great prizes!!

To celebrate the 125th anniversary of the formation of the original University of Aberdeen Athletics Association we are creating a montage of alumni, staff and student sporting highlights.  Were you part of a winning team in a Granite City Challenge, do you have a classic 70’s team photo or were you inspired by Aberdeen graduate Neil Fachie when he won gold for Scotland in the 2014 Commonwealth Games?

Whether your stories are about a moment of sporting excellence, just for fun or inspirational we would love to hear about them.  Email us on or post on to our Facebook page by Friday 15 May. Entries may also be make it onto our memory tree as part of our sports day exhibition during this year’s May festival.

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