Lighting the road to London 2012Taking athletics to the next levelCreating an Olympic sporting legacy?

Sport plays a pivotal role in the life of the campus at Birmingham. It is a key part of the student experience and area of world-class research strength. 2012 is a special year for sport at Birmingham as our campus plays host to the Jamaican Track and Field Team and our students, alumni and researchers make major contributions to the success of the London Olympics”

Professor David Eastwood, Vice Chancellor and Principal


Our athletes |

A number of students and alumni, including World 1500m silver medalist Hannah England will be competing for Team GB in London.

World class sporting research |

Our researchers and sports scientists will be helping athletes perfect their preparations for the Games.