Club information

The Basketball club offers opportunities to players of all abilities, whether you want to compete at a high level or just play for fun. Our club consists of a highly competitive men's team and a women's side who are just getting started. Both teams compete in the BUCS league and cup competition with the men being in Midlands 4B and our women in Midlands 3A.


The basketball team train and hosts their home fixtures at the well-equipped Polhill Sports Arena. There are frequent trains from Luton to Bedford, and a free University bus from Bedford train station which stops right on campus, making it an easy venue to get to.

Training times

There will be free travel for all competitive sports members from the Luton campus. Come find us a Freshers for more information.

Team Day Venue Time
Men's Monday Polhill Sports Arena 20:00-22:00
Women's Thursday Polhill Sports Arena 18:00-20:00

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How to join

To join our team, follow these simple steps:

  1. Download the BUCS Play app form the app store
  2. Create at BUCS Play account using your STUDENT EMAIL ADDRESS and then search for Bedfordshire Football
  3. Pay for sports membership using the link below


Not too sure whether you want to join? Dont worry, you have until October the 31st to pay for a sports membership. Just complete steps 1 and 2 and then get in touch with us on our socials.

Contact Sport - for Aspire Gym and booking enquiries - for anything to do with the Get Active Programme - for more information about our coaching courses, or to book onto a course - for questions regarding our Sport Scholarships