Varsity 2019 Tickets on sale 26th February

Every year, Nottingham becomes the stage for some of the greatest sporting scenes ever to grace this fine country.

The annual Nottingham Varsity Series sees the Trent Army face Nottingham Uni in a variety of sporting events at some of Nottingham's most prestigious sporting venues. 

By attending the Nottingham Varsity series as a spectator, player, official, volunteer or staff member you are agreeing to abide by the Varsity Oath.    

Match Results

Series score 3 11


Sport NTU UoN
Super Wednesday 2 11
Rugby League 24 22
Women's Basketball 52 66
Men's Basketball 81 73
Super Sunday 2 9
Men's Rugby Union 25 20
Women's Rugby Union 5 96
Ice Hockey 6 9
Men's Lacrosse 7 8
Women's Lacrosse 5 18
Football 0 1
Women's Futsal 4 7
Men's Futsal 4 6
American Football 0 7

Fixture list

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The fixtures for this year’s Notts Varsity series are listed below.


NTU Varsity Super Wednesday
20th March 11am - 7:30pm
Show your colours at this year's Super Wednesday. Come along and kick off a bumper series of sport with trampolining, archery, dodgeball, wheelchair basketball, volleyball, tennis, ultimate frisbee, horseball, athletics and golf
Varsity Rugby League
28th March 6:30pm - 9.15pm
West Bridgford Rugby Club, Lady Bay, Nottingham
Clash of the Titans as UoN takes on NTU. Show your colours with #NottsVarsity
Varsity Basketball
29th March 4:30pm - 10pm
Motorpoint Arena Nottingham
Join us for fast-paced action on the court as UoN and NTU shoot some hoops in this year's Notts Varsity Basketball showdown. Show your colours with #NottsVarsity Ladies Tip-Off at 5.30pm Men's Tip-Off at 8pm
UON Varsity Super Sunday
31st March noon - 7pm
David Ross Sports Village
Super Sunday is here! Come along to DRSV to show your colours and cheer on your team at this spectacular Sunday of sport. Swimming, canoe polo, water polo, table tennis, fencing, handball, badminton, squash and karate all under one roof.
Varsity Rugby Union Men's and Women's
31st March 16:45- 9.15pm
West Bridgford Rugby Club, Lady Bay, Nottingham
Varsity Rugby Union - Men's and Women's Show your colours with #NottsVarsity
Varsity Ice Hockey
2nd April 6pm - 9.30pm
Motorpoint Arena Nottingham
Get set for the ultimate face-offs as University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University go stick-to-stick on the ice. Show your colours with #NottsVarsity
Varsity Lacrosse Men's & Women's
3rd April 1pm - 6pm
Clifton Campus, Pitch 2
Come and watch UoN and NTU stick it out in this year's Lacrosse battle. You won't want to miss this action-packed match! Show your colours with #NottsVarsity
Varsity Mens Football
3rd April 1pm - 3pm
Basford Football Club
An action-packed 90 minutes of football. You'll be on the edge of your seat until the final whistle blows...…. Show your colours with #NottsVarsity
Varsity Futsal
4th April 5pm - 10.30pm
David Ross Sports Village, University Park, Nottingham
The most intense fine-a-side game you'll experience. Bring your best chants and cheer on your team at DRSV. Show your colours with #NottsVarsity Women's Futsal at 6pm Men's Futsal at 8.30pm
Varsity American Football
4th April 5.30-9.15pm
West Bridgford Rugby Club, Lady Bay, Nottingham
American Football! It’s back: Nottingham Varsity series returns for 2019. Show your colours with #NottsVarsity
Varsity Cricket
17th May 1pm - 8.30pm
Clifton Cricket Club
Start the cricket season in style with a grudge match with more history than the Ashes and get ready to be bowled over. Howzat! Show your colours with #NottsVarsity
All fixtures are subject to change. Keep your eye on our Facebook and Twitter for latest updates. 

All fixtures are subject to change. Keep your eye on our Facebook and Twitter for latest updates. 


Tickets are on sale now. Click on the event titles above to buy your tickets.


Varsity 2019 t-shirts and foam fingers available in store and online

Varsity Oath 

Varsity is a platform for the celebration of student sport within Nottingham, and I am proud to represent my team, university and city, in this historic competition. 

In the name of all competitors and spectators, I pledge to uphold the true spirit of sportsmanship. To respect our opponents and the facilities and communities in which the competition takes place. 

We will respect everyone, regardless of our differences. We will give everything for our teammates, abiding by the rules which govern our sport and the overall series. 

We win together, we lose together, for the glory of sport. 

May the best team win. 

Previous Varsity Results

Click here to see the results from previous years’ Varsity series

Frequently Asked Questions

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