Sport clubs in the community

Sussexsport maintains strong links with key sport clubs in Sussex and Brighton.

Brighton Cougars Basketball logo

Brighton Cougars Basketball Club

Originally established in 1989, this charity now has 300 members, eleven local league teams, six national league teams and a women's division two team.

They provide coaching for University of Sussex men's basketball and run a children's basketball camp during the holidays with Sussexsport.

As part of the Sport Scholarship Scheme they also invite our most talented female athletes to try out for their division two women's team.

Montpelier Villa FC Logo

Montpelier Villa Football Club

Founded in 1991, Montpelier Villa FC now have five men's teams, one women's team and seven junior league teams, which complete at local and county league level.

Montpelier Villa train and play on our 3G and grass pitches at the Falmer Sports Complex, where they also coach the University of Sussex men's football team and run children's football camps with us during the holidays. To book places please go to our children's camps webpages here.

A round logo of a coaching company called Training Base

Tennis Coaching from the Training Base

Based at the Falmer Sports Complex, The Training Base offers coaching to University of Sussex staff and students at competitive rates.

Head Coach, Barry Fulcher, was previously ranked with the Association of Tennis Professionals and is an experienced performance coach with over 16 years coaching experience. Barry works with international level, junior and professional players.

The Training Base also runs a children's tennis camp with us during the holidays, details of which can be found here.

A female student bending over a tennis net in the sun with a tennis racket in her hand