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The Department of Sport and Exercise and the Athletic Union offer a wide variety of sporting activities, for both students, staff and community members.

Facilities

The University Sports Centre has recently undergone a major £14 million refurbishment and now provides some of the best sports facilities in Scotland.

Fitness and exercise

The Saints Fitness programme offers a vibrant mix of exercise classes and a choice of additional personal training services to cater for all health and fitness requirements.

Student sport

Sports Clubs form an integral part of University life at St Andrews, opening up a wealth of experiences, which afford students some of their fondest memories and the opportunity to foster some of their closest friendships.

Performance sport

Sports Clubs form an integral part of University life at St Andrews, opening up a wealth of experiences, which afford students some of their fondest memories and the opportunity to foster some of their closest friendships.

Lessons and coaching

Saints Sport offers a full schedule of sporting activities, lessons and camps for young people and children from the local community and wider afield.

News

Charity campaigner and fundraiser, Phil Packer, was in St Andrews this week as part of his latest fundraising campaign, Row Britannia, to help students and young people.

Thursday 21 November 2019

Charity campaigner and fundraiser, Phil Packer, was in St Andrews yesterday as part of his latest fundraising campaign, Row Britannia, to help students and young people. An inclusive (adaptive sport) challenge, Row Britannia, encourages teams throughout the UK to row 2020 miles to raise vital funds and increase positive awareness of mental health issues for students and young people. Each team has a target of £3000 to raise before Sport Relief on 13 March 2020.

Experienced Sports Development Professional heading back to Saints Sport

Monday 30 September 2019

Saints Sport is delighted to announce the appointment of Duncan Caithness to the role of Assistant Director of Sport (Sport Development). Duncan joins the team from Bowls Scotland where he has held the roles of National Development Manager and Head of Coach and Volunteer Development.

Cycling for Charlie

Tuesday 27 August 2019

13 players and staff from the University of St Andrews Football Club and Department of Sport and Exercise completed a gruelling cycling challenge as they battled the elements from St Andrews to Manchester raising funds for the charity Bloodwise (formally Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research).

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British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS)

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The majority of our teams compete in the BUCS Championships. For the latest results, league tables and upcoming fixtures please visit our page of the BUCS website.

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