Sports Offered

At the present time, there are two levels of Club Sports at Brown University.  These two categories are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: longevity of the club, compensation for the coach, and the existence of a varsity level program in the given sport.

Group A - Highly Competitive Clubs 

This category includes those clubs that have been established for a long period of time with consistent participation. These sports have competed successfully each year, and wish to remain at a high competitive level. Group A Club Sports may provide a stipend for their head coaches. Included in this group are the following:

Men’s Rugby Sailing


Men’s Ultimate Frisbee

Women’s Ultimate Frisbee

Men’s Volleyball

Group B – Competitive Clubs

This category includes those sports that are either in their nascent stages or sports where the University offers a varsity program in the same sport. Included in this group are the following: 

Badminton Baseball
Men’s Basketball
Women's Basketball
Cheerleading Cycling
Field Hockey
Figure Skating
Health & Fitness GAMMA
Golf Ice Hockey
Kendo Men’s Lacrosse
Women’s Lacrosse Polo
Running Shotokan Karate
Men’s Soccer Women’s Soccer
Squash Swimming
Tae Kwon Do Tang Soo Do
Tang Soo Do Men’s & Women's Tennis
Women's Volleyball Yacht