St Catherine’s College

St Catherine’s College

St Catherines College CrestAlso known as: (St) Catz

College Website     Sports Officer:

JCR Website     JCR Sports Officer: Stephen Pates

MCR Website     MCR Sports Officer: Andrew Dooley

Sports Ground LocationTrinity Sports Ground


From the Plain (Magdalen roundabout), go up St Clements and bear left at the traffic lights on to Marston Rd. At the top of the hill there are 2 sports grounds, Magdalen is the first and St Catz is the second.

From junction of Parks Rd and South Parks Rd (pedestrian/cycle access only): where South Parks Rd makes a tight right turn and becomes St Cross Rd, continue straight down the cycle path behind the Parks. At the end of the cycle path, turn right on to Ferry Rd. At the junction with Marston Rd turn right: St Catz is the first ground on the right.

Honours: Overall Cuppers Champions 2012-13

Sporting Alumni: Notable sporting alumni include quadruple Olympic Gold Medalist Sir Matthew Pinsent and the former England rugby Captain Phil de Glanville

Support: Free access to the college gym (induction fee £3)


The St Catherine’s College Boatclub (SCCBC) has a boathouse at Longbridges on the river Isis, about 10 minutes bike ride from College. In addition to racking space for up to nine VIIIs and our other smaller boats, Catz has its own clubroom with a kitchen, changing rooms, toilets and a shower, and shared use of the boathouse ergometer (rowing machine) room.

JCR has two pool tables, table football, darts

The College has a well-equipped gymnasium with two squash courts, selectorised stations and free weights, and a range of aerobic machines. It is split over two floors, with the weights room and squash courts on the ground floor and primarily aerobic exercise machines on the first floor; four Concept2 rowing machines, two elliptical trainers, two treadmills and four stationary bicycles are available on the first floor in addition to a range of dumbbells and kettle bells.

On the college site there is a punt house with three punts.


Boat Club