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The Sports Network is currently electing the committee positions.


Nominations are open until Friday 4th May 11am and voting is from Friday 4th May 12pm (midday) until 6pm.

If you have any questions you can email current Chair of Sports Network Ginny -

The Sports Network Committee is comprised of 7 roles. The Network meets at least twice a term and each role varies in committment but does a few hours per month. The positions that are still up for grabs are: 

The Events Officer: who shall help to shape the direction of sporting events and create new ones with the agreement of the Network Committee. This shall include, but not be limited to:
1.Sports Night
3.Supporters at matches
5.Sports Awards
6.Christmas Sports Ball
7.Non-alcoholic events


The Participation Officer, who shall lead on taking forward ideas and feeding into participation activities at University. This shall include but not be limited to:
1.Fresh Sport
4.Fit and Fab
5.Be Mankind
6.This Girl Can


The Brand Officer, who shall lead on increasing awareness of all sporting activity and achievements at the University. They shall lead the Network’s work on building the #WeAreBristol brand through schemes such as but not limited to:
1.Social Media
3.Visual branding
4.Promotional campaigns
5.Student Media


The Outdoor Facilities Officer, who shall ensure that any issues around outdoor facilities are dealt with efficiently. This includes but not limited to: 
1.Facility allocation
2.Facility quality
3.Facility growth
4.Facility cost


The Indoor Facilities Officer, who shall ensure that any issues around indoor facilities are dealt with efficiently. This includes but not limited to: 
1.Facility allocation
2.Facility quality
3.Facility growth
4.Facility cost


The Equality Officer, who shall ensure that all members or participants in sport strive for better equality and diversity in whatever they undertake. Leads on the following:
1.Tackling Barriers to sport
2.Attracting a diverse membership
3.Balloon Accreditation scheme


Being part of the committee gives students the opportunity to make a difference to sport at Bristol on a bigger scale than a singular club. You are the student voices driving change at the University. 

Nominate yourselves here: Nominations close at 11am on the 4th

To nominate yourself you have to submit a brief paragraph outlining why you are running, what makes you the person for the role and what you would like to do should you be elected. At the AGM you will then have the opportunity to speak, with the aid of a single powerpoint slide should you want it, to persuade people to vote. The voting is online and will close at 6 so we will know who has been elected by the end of the evening.

Terms and Conditions

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Membership Fee Inclusions


Prior to signing up to a Club or Society speak to the Committee to find out what your membership includes and if there are any further expenses throughout the year.


Service Standards


All Club or Society members can expect to receive:


  • The opportunity to attend regular meetings, events, activities, trips and socials as arranged.
  • The opportunity to stand for a committee position or vote in their elections (Bristol students only).
  • For Sports Club – to attend regular training sessions and have the opportunity to be selected for the teams.


Code of Conduct


When joining a club or society you are agreeing to abide by the constitution, general rules, regulations and policies of University of Bristol Students’ Union and also the Club or Society Code of Conduct which sets out the level of behaviour & discipline expected of all Club & Society members.


Download the Code of Conduct


Refund Policy


Any customer who pays for a membership subscription to a Bristol SU Society, Sports Club, Student Media and initiatives has a 14 day cooling off period from the time and date of purchase during which they have the right to cancel the subscription and receive a full refund. If you do decide to cancel within the 14 days, Bristol SU will refund your payment within a further 30 days of the cancellation.  To request a refund please email:


Data sharing (Sports Club members only)


Please be aware that Bristol SU may share data relating to the members of its sports clubs with the Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health (a department of the University).  This information may be used for the purposes of communicating direct with these members and/or to cross-reference against SEH's Sports Pass membership records.


As part of Bristol SU's membership of British Universities & Colleges Sports (BUCS) Bristol SU may have to share data on to its sports clubs members so BUCS can, from time to time, communicate with these members. 


Data sharing (Societies members only)


If you're joining one of the societies listed below please be aware that your name and email address will be shared with Bristol Hub for the purpose of keeping you up to date with their activities through their email “The Week”:

AIESEC Bristol, AMICUS Bristol, Anti-Slavery Society, Bristol Feminists, Bristol Friends of MSF, Bristol Marrow, Bristol Social Enterprise Society, Bristol Student Action for Refugees, Bristol University Amnesty International, Conservation Group, Bristol University Oxfam Group, Bristol University Sustainability Team, Bristol Volunteers for Development Abroad, Engineers Without Borders, Howard League for Penal Reform Student Society, International Affairs Society, Medsin Bristol, Model United Nations, and Vegetarian and Vegan Society.


For more information on Bristol Hub visit:


If you do not want your details shared with the Hub please email:

These terms shall be governed by English law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. Nothing in these terms shall exclude liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.