Regional Tournaments

Regional tournaments are open to students in AoC Sport member colleges and are normally held in the autumn term.

However, due to the lockdown and Covid restrictions we are not holding regional tournaments in Spring 2021.


The top teams and individuals in 11 sports qualify for the AoC Sport National Championships, where they compete for both their college and their region.


  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Cricket (indoor)
  • Cross Country
  • Football (7-a-side)
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rugby union (7-a-side)
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

More information on regional tournaments can be found on the individual region pages.

HE partners

Thanks to our HE partners in the following regions who allow AoC Sport to use their facilities free of charge for tournaments.

East – University of Hertfordshire

East Midlands – University of Lincoln

London – University of East London

North East – Newcastle University

North West – Manchester Metropolitan University

South East – Southampton Solent University

West Midlands – University of Worcester

Yorkshire and The Humber – University of Hull