JOIN THE BLADES FOR FREE!


 

 

 

who are we?

The Essex Blades is the collective name for all of our Students' Union Sports Clubs at the University of Essex.

With a large range of clubs to chose from, there's something for everyone.

Generic placeholder image

what do we do? 

Our clubs train together throughout the year, with many competing in a variety of local and national competitions.

We have over 60 teams competing regularly against other institutions in BUCS, as well as opportunities for our members to represent the Blades individually in national BUCS competitions.

Generic placeholder image

off the field

As well as our Sports Clubs holding regular socials, we offer a wide variety of events for our Blades members.

The Sports Awards, Derby Day and Alumni Weekend are just some of the fantastic events going on throughout the year.

 

Generic placeholder image

fancy something different?

Then try Just Play! It's our social sport programme based around getting active, making friends and having fun.

We'll be holding a variety of free, mass participation events across the year.

Generic placeholder image

want to get involved?

You can join a sports club today (or more than one if you wish) by visiting www.essexstudent.com/sport and purchasing your club membership.

If you're not sure on anything, you can drop us an email at blades@essex.ac.uk and we'll be happy to help.

 

Generic placeholder image

YOUR essex BLADES staff & EXECUTIVE committee - 2022/23
 

...

kobbie agyemang


vice-president
student experience
...

dominic king


student activities manager (sport)
...

jemma jackson


vice president
blades exec

 

...

jasmine vincent


communications officer
...

jamie asser


WELFARE officer
...

BORA DöGMEN


club development officer
...

tanyel mustafa


Events  officer
...

tsz wong


community & volunteering
...

elle lydon


TREASURER
...

pawani sinhara


general representative