Varsity is back!
The biggest University sporting contest in the city will see the University of Leicester and De Montfort University battle it out to be crowned 2023 Varsity Champions. Over 40 University of Leicester sports teams compete in 20 different sports across seven days.
It all kicks off on Thursday 16 March at Welford Road, where our women’s Rugby Union teams will contest for the first points of the series. The competition culminates on Wednesday 22 March, where the University of Leicester hope to remain undefeated and claim their 21st Varsity win.
Come along to the SU on Thursday 16 March from 3.00pm to help us launch Varsity 2023. Enjoy activities and performances. Maybe grab a free T-shirt. And be sure to take a selfie with our famous mascot Gary the Griffin!