Bordeaux: excellence within the field of sports as well!

For over five consecutive years now, Bordeaux is the n°1 French university for sports, ranking n°5 within Europe.

  • 19/01/2017

Championnat de France universitaire de football, juin 2016 © Gautier Dufau Championnat de France universitaire de football, juin 2016 © Gautier Dufau

This impressive track record is matched with impressive sports infrastructures. The University of Bordeaux has the largest campus in Europe and offers a wide variety of sports equipment:

  • 28 hectares of constructed and non-constructed courts and playing areas:
  • A brand new soccer stadium
  • Rugby pitches
  • Athletics track
  • Tennis courts, pelota walls
  • An Olympic-size swimming pool
  • Bodybuilding/fitness rooms, sports hall etc.

17,000 students make the most of these facilities each year totaling 60,000 hours of sports activities per year! No matter your preferences, you are sure to find the sport activity for you from the following list: athletics, aqua gym, badminton, basketball, climbing, dance (tap, classical, modern, Latin, modern jazz, rock’n’roll, salsa, Zumba), diving, fencing, fitness, football, French boxing, futsal judo, karate, taekwondo, golf, gym, handball, juggling, kayak-polo, kite surfing, rugby, snowboard, squash, surfing, swimming, tennis, rifle/pistol shooting, water polo, yoga, volleyball...

> For more information about our sports and culture offer, consult the following pages.