Worcester is the only College to have its sports facilities on the main college site. The playing fields are used for a wide range of sports including football, rugby, hockey and cricket. The College also has tennis courts, netball courts, and a multi-gym. There is an active Boat Club, with a boat house on the Thames. In almost all sports there are men’s and women’s teams of varying standards, enabling any student to take part if they wish.
JCR Sports Officer: Antonia Murray
MCR Sports Officer: Brook Keats
Directions: Click here for directions on OUAFC website
Bill Bradley (Basketball), Charles Kent (Rugby Union), David Kirk MBE (Rugby Union), Anton Oliver (Rugby Union)
Grants available for those participating in sport at University level- contact JCR/MCR Sports Rep
Within college: Gym, Football pitch,5-a-side Football pitch, Rugby pitch, Netball court, 3 hard tennis courts, Grass tennis courts in summer, Croquet lawn, Erg suite, Cricket nets, Cricket square and Table tennis table. Outside college: Boathouse on the River Isis.
Football (Men‘s 1sts, 2nds and 3rds and Women’s 1st XI), Rugby, Hockey (men’s, women’s and mixed), Netball (1sts and 2nds), Tennis (Men’s 1sts and 2nds and Women’s 1sts), Badminton, Cricket (Men’s 1sts and 2nds and Women’s 1st XI), Lacrosse, Cross country, Darts (1sts, 2nds and 3rds), Table tennis, Croquet (numerous teams) and Rowing (Men’s and Women’s).
Mascot: The Worcester Duck