National Championships

National Championships

The college sport National Championships is one of the largest annual sporting events in England, involving over 1,800 college students and 200 staff.

Students qualify for the championships through regional tournaments that take place in the autumn term. As well as competing in their chosen sport, students compete for points for their region. The region whose teams and individuals accumulate the most points wins the prestigious Wilkinson Sword trophy.

2016 National Championships

Official National Championships website

The 2016 National Championships were held 15 - 17 April across Newcastle, Sunderland and Gateshead. 

The Championships were hosted in partnership with The Tyne & Wear Consortium, which includes: Tyne & Wear Sport, Northumbria University, Newcastle Gateshead Initiative and Nirvana Europe.

All results are now available online.

2015 National Championships

The 2015 National Championships took place in Bath on 27-29 March 2015.  Photographs from the weekend are available to buy here. They can be viewed using the password 'aocsport'.

Results from the Championships are available to download from the resources page under the National Championships folder.