This 636 metre lap of the Great Court was first run in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the university, and is based on the historic Cambridge University Race, as depicted in the film, Chariots of Fire. The event is one of The University of Queensland’s proudest traditions.
College Sport is a great opportunity for college residents to exercise friendly rivalry in representative competitions in a range of sports. The strong history of inter-college challenges provides a great spirit at all sporting events.
The UQ Blues Awards celebrates outstanding sporting achievements by past and present student-athletes of The University of Queensland.