touch rugby

Play for fun

If you don’t fancy the commitment of joining a team, then come along to Active Campus Touch Rugby where you can turn up and play for fun.

It doesn’t matter if you’re an experienced player or have never played before, Active Campus is for everyone and all abilities. Our friendly student activators will be on hand to welcome you and guide you through the session.

When: Thursdays 18:00 – 20:00
Where: Platt Lane Sports Complex
How to sign up: There is no need to register – just turn up and play.
Cost: Free
Contact: Darren Waldron

Active Campus timetable


Become a member of Manchester Met’s brand new touch rugby club. Touch Rugby (also known as Touch) is a sport derived from rugby football that entails its own unique rules and caters for both males and females. The club will train once a week, compete in several tournaments as well as boast one of the friendliest and lively social circles there is within the university. No experience of any formats of rugby is required; this club is perfect for those who are wanting to improve their all-round basic sporting skills.

Register your interest for 2019/20.

For more details on joining this club, please email us at

Our sport facilities

Training facilities and times

Training takes place at Platt Lane Sports Complex on the 9-aside pitches. 

Thursdays 18:00 – 19:00


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