EVENTS

WORLD CLASS Sport EVENT VENUE

  • Host venue for the 2022 Commonwealth games Hockey & Squash events
  • Spectate University, national and international sport events on campus
  • Volunteer at our events 
  • Hire our facilities
Official partner of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Upcoming Events

Get involved, spectate or book your place

BRITISH JUNIOR OPEN 2023

Wednesday 4 to Sunday 8 January 2023 | Munrow Arena, Sport & Fitness

2018 British Junior Open

CAMPUS FUN RUN 2023

Sunday 29th January 2023, 9am | Old Joe

UoBe Festival’s Campus Fun Run is returning for 2023 and is bigger and better than ever.  We will again be closing roads around campus to allow for safe and fun 5km course that will take you around Edgbaston Campus, to the Vale and back again. Whether you are walking with housemates, pushing with your pals or running for a PB, get involved!

As part of UoBe Festival the event is free of charge to enter for all students and this year we are pleased to be offering free entries to staff too. Entries close on 18th January 2023, or sooner if we reach event capacity.

 

If you’d prefer to support the event without taking part then there are also plenty of volunteering opportunities to get involved in too. 

Hockey Mentors Cup

Monday 13 - Tuesday 14 February 2023 | Water Based Pitches, Sport & Fitness

PREMIER SQUASH LEAGUE | BIRMINGHAM vs CRAWLEY

Tuesday 21 February 2023, 7pm | Sport & Fitness Courts

Join us for the second home fixture of the season. Our University of Birmingham squad take on the Crawley – it’s set to be a thriller. Tickets for this fixture will be released in the coming weeks!

UOB AQUATHLON

Saturday 25 February 2023, 12pm | Sport & Fitness

Join UoB Triathlon club for their popular Aquathlon taking place on campus. The event will involve a 400m swim followed by a 5k Campus Run, open to all. Registrations opening soon!

PREMIER SQUASH LEAGUE | BIRMINGHAM vs St George's

Tuesday 18 April 2023, 7pm | Sport & Fitness Courts

Join us for the final home fixture of the season. Our University of Birmingham squad take on the St George’s. Tickets for this fixture will be released in early 2023.

GREAT BIRMINGHAM 10K

Sunday 7 May 2023 9.30am | Birmingham City Centre

Join students, staff, alumni, and the wider UoB community as part of #TeamUoB at The Great Birmingham Run. The 10k and Half Marathon events will take place on the same day, so whatever your race, and whatever your pace, join in the fun with #TeamUoB! Sign up now for your early-bird discounted tickets!

IBSA 2023, WORLD GAMES

Friday 18 - Sunday 27 August 2023 | Sport & Fitness

The IBSA World Games for the Blind and partially sighted athletes are coming to the UK for the first time ever, from 18-27 August 2023, at the University of Birmingham.

PREVIOUSLY HOSTED EVENTS

Commonwealth Karate Championships

The Commonwealth Karate Championships are open to all Commonwealth karateka that are members of the WKF. Hosted in the Sport & Fitness Arena, the events took place over five days.

GB OPEN KARATE INTERNATIONAL

Sport & Fitness played host to the WUKF’s Open Karate International. As one of the UK’s leading karate competitions, the event is open to all styles and associations.

 

SLAM Wrestling Open

British Wrestling’s popular Slam Wrestling Open showcases the best of wrestling, with spectators and supporters able to watch the action closely.

 

Hosting An Event?

At Sport & Fitness we can cater for large and small events across a huge range of sports and activities.

WE CAN HOST SINGLE OR MULTI SPORT EVENTS COMBINING INDOOR AND OUTDOOR FACILITIES

OUR EXPERIENCED EVENTS TEAM WILL HELP PLAN A PACKAGE TO MAKE YOUR EVENT A SUCCESS

WE CAN OFFER A FULL EVENTS PACKAGE INCLUDING CATERING AND ACCOMMODATION

EVENT ENQUIRY FORM

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Dates requested are subject to availability.

Please provide as much detail as possible about what your event includes, what activities participants will be doing, how many people you are expecting, if the event has been done before, if you require catering, accommodation or any other services.

Please include as much detail as possible such as 4 badminton courts, changing rooms, meeting room and registration table.

OUR GAME-CHANGING FACILITIES
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TESTIMONIALS

BIRMINGHAM 2022 COMMONWEALTH GAMES HOST VENUE FOR HOCKEY & SQUASH

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