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Give sport a try

Recreational sports at Southampton Solent University

"Don't Be Shy, Give Sport A Try" offers Southampton Solent University students the chance to take part in a wide range of sports and activities. Participants can try an activity they have never done before or return to a sport they have enjoyed in the past. 

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No commitment, all abilities, pure fun!

The programme offers a wide range of mainstream and new sports that are chosen by Southampton Solent University students. The scheme catered for around 550 students on a weekly basis in the 2014/15 academic year and operates on a 'turn up and play' basis. 


Activities on offer have included:

  • Golf
  • Rounders
  • Quidditch
  • Futsal
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • TAG Rugby
  • No Strings Badminton
  • Handball
  • Back to Netball
  • Squash


If you have any questions or ideas about new sports that you would like to participate in, please feel free to email You can also visit our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Page last updated on Friday 22 September 2017 at 11.49am.


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