Sporting Activities in Oxford
The city’s premier football team, Oxford United, play in League One and in rugby union, Oxford Harlequins Rugby Football Club are in the National League 3 South West.
Oxford is home to several hockey clubs, including the Oxford Hockey Club and the Oxford Hawks Hockey Club. The Oxford City Stars are an ice hockey team in the English National League South.
There are also several rowing clubs. The City of Oxford Rowing Club is Oxford’s largest rowing club, and the Oxford University Rowing Clubs is a collection of the many rowing clubs at the university, including the men and women’s lightweight rowing teams, the Oxford University Boat Club and the Oxford University Women’s Boat Club, who compete against Cambridge University Boat Club at the annual Boat Race in London. The Oxford Academicals Rowing Club is open to anyone aged 18 or over, and the Falcon Rowing and Canoeing Club is open to people of all ages.