The Welcome period is a festival of all things great at UCL, and of course, that means there's plenty of sport and physical activity taking place! It's the perfect chance to get to know our sports clubs through taster sessions, trials and social events. It's an opportunity to throw yourself into a Project Active event like 5-aside football or UV Dodgeball, or try out some of our Bloomsbury Fitness gym classes and tours.

Project Active Events during Welcome

Project Active 5-a-side Football Tournament
04/10/2023 | 16:00 - 18:30
Come and join in at our yearly Project Active 5-aside Football Tournament! Get ready for a 2.5 hour outdoor beginner friendly tournament with other UCL students. This is a mixed tournament therefore both mixed and single gender teams are permitted. This is a brilliant event to make friends as everyone will be signing up as an individual! Teams will be guaranteed at least 3 fixtures each with…
Project Active Bollywood Dance
06/10/2023 | 17:00 - 18:00
During our exciting Bollywood dance classes we will teach you some Indian dance moves and give you a real flavour of how to dance like a Bollywood movie star! We will teach some Classical Mudras (hand positions), do some energetic Bhangra dancing for the warm up, and then teach a short Bollywood dance routine each week to a popular Bollywood song.  
Project Active Kickboxing
07/10/2023 | 9:00 - 10:00
Are you ready to get active and embrace the exhibition of kickboxing? Project Active welcomes you to our empowering Kickboxing class, designed for everyone, regardless of experience level.

Bloomsbury Fitness Gym Events during Welcome

Sports Club Pre-Season Sessions

Some of our TeamUCL Sports Clubs are running Pre-Seasons this year to help get their teams in the best shape before the start of the season. The events below will have more information about these and how you can get involved...

Sports Club Taster Sessions

During the Welcome Period, TeamUCL Sports Clubs will be running a host of Taster sessions for you to be able to find out more about each club and the sport they're offering. For more information on each event, follow the options below...

RUMS Women's Hockey: Taster 2
04/10/2023 | 14:00 - 16:00
Welcome to RUMS Women’s Hockey!Whether you’re an expert or thinking of trying hockey for the first time, our club has a team for you! Our taster session is open to all abilities and you'll be able to join one of our 3 teams that suits you the best. 
Clubs & Societies
Sailing Club: Taster
04/10/2023 | 14:00 - 17:30
Ahoy (soon-to-be) sailors!
UCL Ultimate Frisbee: Outdoors Taster Session
04/10/2023 | 14:00 - 16:00
Welcome to UCL Ultimate Frisbee!

Sports Club Trial Sessions

TeamUCL Clubs will be running Trial Sessions during the first few weeks of Term. These are an opportunity for team selections but each club will run these slightly differently and so it is worth checking out the details for each event to find out more...

Clubs & Societies
UCL Horse Riding Club: Trials
04/10/2023 | 14:00 - 17:00
TEAM TRIALS 2023! We are happy to announce that applications for team trials are now open ??!! If you are interested in being a part of our teams and competing for Team UCL in BUCS (British Universities and Colleges Sports) competitions then we have spaces on both our first and second teams.We will be holding team trials at Lee Valley Riding Centre, and we will confirm the date as soon as…
Clubs & Societies
04/10/2023 | 14:00 - 16:00
Trials for UCL women’s football club 1st, 2nd and 3rd team.  Please come along to hackney marsh playing fields at 2pm Wednesday the 4th of October if you would like to trial for our 1st, 2nd or 3rd team.  See you there! 
UCL Netball: Second Round of Team Trials (invited new players and all returning players)
05/10/2023 | 17:00 - 20:00
On Thursday the 5th October 5-8pm we are holding our second round of trials for our competitive teams. This trial is for all returning players and the new players that progressed through the first round of trials. Please remember to attend these trials you will need to have purchased a free taster membership. This can be found on the Netball Club page on this website.