Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information & Resources

Staff within the Sports Union team are working remotely to support committee groups across the network of University of Strathclyde sports clubs. We will use our website and social media platforms to provide information on the resume and restart of sporting activity from the 2020-21 academic year. Thank you to everyone who is working hard to keep people at Strathclyde as engaged as possible during this challenging time.


sports union updates

Look back at the steps we took as the pandemic impacted sport at the University of Strathclyde. We also publish regular newsletters with the latest updates.

member consultation

During August, we undertook a two-stage consultation with members to shape the return of sport on campus. View slides from the recent Club Committee Forum.

covid sport planning 

We created COVID Development Plans for each sports club and hosted 1:1 meetings with committee groups to leave no stone unturned.


covid sport officer

Every sports club at Strathclyde has appointed a COVID Officer to oversee health and safety measures. Online training is delivered by sportscotland.

club & venue risk assessment

Committee's have been working to update club safety documentation. We also created new COVID venue risk assessments for Strathclyde Sport & Stepps Playing Fields.

club sport guidelines

We have developed general club sport guidelines on how we plan to phase the return of clubs and implement social distancing and hygiene measures.


university of strathclyde

Our approach has been guided at every turn by the University of Strathclyde who manage and operate the campus sport faciltiies used by many of our clubs.


Scottish Student Sport

We have also been working closely with Scottish Student Sport, our national coordinating body, to represent our students at a national level.


BUCS return to competition

Find out what is also happening around the UK with guidance from British Universities & Colleges Sport on the return to competition.



Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on Coronavirus and sport at Strathclyde identified at stage two of our consultation

virtual sports fair

We have innovated and transitioned a lot of our services and events online, including the annual Sports Fair which will take place on a virtual platform between 15-16 September.