Recreational Football: Inter-Halls, IDFC, 6-a-side & Futsal

The University of Bath Football and Futsal Club offer many ways to play recreational sport on campus. The opportunity to play football for either your first year halls, your course, or even both, is open to everyone and we are proud to be able offer recreational offer at the quality we do.

Please note that all forms of recreational football are available only to members of the University of Bath Association Football and Futsal Club.

The Inter Halls Competition is run throughout the year with players playing for the Halls which they are currently living in or lived in during their Fresher year. If you are interested to play for any of the below teams, please contact our Inter-Halls Coordinator, check out the facebook page here or contact the relevant captain(s).

Trials will take place at the start of the year, with matches every Saturday and training on Friday afternoons on the STV astros. All information will be posted on Facebook and twitter, including the league table, culminating in a top four play-off at the end of the year to decide the champions. Please note however you can join a team at any point in the year.

Halls Team Where? Captain(s) Facebook Group Friday training slot on STV astros 

Eastwood North Tropics

Houses 1-31

Josh Evans (je587@bath.ac.uk)

Tropics Group 16:00-17:00

Eastwood South Sinkers

Houses 32-59

Luca Famiglietti (lff23@bath.ac.uk)

Sinkers Group 15:00-16:00

West Westwood Weasels

Conygre, Mendip, Polden, Quarry

Josh Gooding (jrg73@bath.ac.uk)

Weasels Group  17:00-18:00

East Westwood Wanderers

Quantock Cotswold, Derhill, Wolfson, Brendon Court

Will Honychurch (wh577@bath.ac.uk)

Wanderers Group 17:00-18:00

Norwood & Woodland Wolves

Norwood, Woodland Court

Joey Davidge (jd2141@bath.ac.uk)

Norwood Group 15:00-16:00

City Slickers

City (John Wood, Carpenter House), Quads A&B

Ben Hopkins (bch42@bath.ac.uk)

City Group 14:00-15:00

Marlborough and Solsbury Saints

Marlborough Court, Solbury Court

Joshua Chan (kcc64@bath.ac.uk)

Saints Group 16:00-17:00

Quads Quails

Quads C,D,E

James Thompson (jt2217@bath.ac.uk)

Quails Group  14:00-15:00

 

Inter-Department Football (IDFC)

IDFC runs throughout the year on a Wednesday afternoon as an alternative competitive football opportunity to BUCS representational football. The competition is compiled of two highly competitive leagues, both made up of ten teams, with the top teams in each league eventually battling it out for the IDFC trophy.

Recruitment for players will commence in late-September/early-October by the department team captains. You can, however, join at any point throughout the year.

To stay up to date with everything join our IDFC Facebook group. If you are interested in playing, get in touch with the appropriate captain or Facebook group below. If yours is not listed, please get in touch. Please be aware that some departments have multiple teams!

For general questions, please contact the IDFC Coordinator (Dan Laws).

Club Captain Facebook Group

Biosciences

Liam Newton

ljn38@bath.ac.uk

Bioscience Group

BUMS FC (Maths)

Adam Holbrook 

ah2422@bath.ac.uk

BUMS Group

Chemical Engineering

Harry Gough

hrg45@bath.ac.uk

Chem. Eng. Group

Economics

Jack Curran

jc2780@bath.ac.uk

TeamBEST Group

SASS (Sport and Social Science)

Matthew Price

mp2191@bath.ac.uk

SASS Group

IMML (International Management and Modern Languages)

Tejan Oweh

to359@bath.ac.uk

IMML Group

Management

Craig Wynne

cw2142@bath.ac.uk

Management Group

Team Maths

Ollie Davison-Poltock

odp24@bath.ac.uk

Maths Group

Mech. Eng.

George Tanner

gt493@bath.ac.uk

Mech. Eng. Group

MoLES (Modern Languages)

Tom O'Shea 

tos28@bath.ac.uk

MoLES Group

ACE Football (Architecture)

Nick Whiston/Bruce Carpenter/James Robinson

jicr20@bath.ac.uk

ACE Group

BEAMES (Mech. and Elec. Engineering)

Jared Palmer

jp2138

Beames Group

Chemistry

Owen Jones/Ethan Parker

ep666@bath.ac.uk

Chemistry Group

Computer Science

Adam Smith

as3359@bath.ac.uk

Comp. Sci. Group

Electrical Engineering

Sam Scarborough

sjs88@bath.ac.uk

Elec. Eng. Group

Natural Sciences

Miles Jamie

mcj30@bath.ac.uk

Nat. Sci. Group

Pharmacy

Tom Dixon 

tsd29@bath.ac.uk

Pharmacy Group

Physics

Joshua Seale

js3157@bath.ac.uk

Physics Group

Sports Sciences

Charlie White 

cw2065@bath.ac.uk

Sports Sciences Group

SPS (Social and Policy Sciences)

Charles Shaw

cs2314@bath.ac.uk

SPS Group

 
 
Watch the Match of the Day highlights of the IDFC final of 2015, where Sport and Social Science (SASS) won the IDFC Trophy following their Premiership win.

6-a-side and Futsal

6-a-side leagues run on Mondays and Tuesdays weekly for Men, while a Friday slot is available for Women's 6-a-side tournaments on Fridays- look out for announcements for these.

Please sign up here: https://forms.gle/dfqZrTJdyXxTvwFa8

If you would like to enter a team for 6-a-side, please contact the 6-a-side coordinator (Hammad Ali) or join our 6-a-side group.

 

Futsal leagues are also available with our recreational offer. These futsal leagues run on Mondays and Thursdays. If you would like to enter a team, please see the Intramural Futsal League group or contact our Rec Futsal Coordinator (Ismael Lopez).

Our recreational teams were taken to the next level by TeamBEST (our Economics IDFC team) in 2019, who won the University section of the FA People's Cup, winning the national finals at St. George's Park.

We will be running the FA People's Cup again in 2020. Keep your eyes peeled for this- who knows, maybe you'll beat the defending champions?

 

*How to join the Bath University Community Groups*

In order to join this group, you must be confirm that you have an @bath.ac.uk email:

  • For freshers, this will be the username that you are given to access the university SAMIS for your offers/timetables (e.g. eg2197) followed by @bath.ac.uk (e.g. eg2197@bath.ac.uk). To do this, go to your facebook timeline (timeline -> about -> contact and basic info) and add your @bath.ac.uk email as one of your emails. This will send you a confirmation to your email account.
  • This can be logged in to at office 365 using this email and the same password you set up your SAMIS with- confirm this as your email.
  • Now go back to the IDFC group and you should now be able to join.

If you have any difficulties, please email su-associationfootball@bath.ac.uk . We apologies that this is the system- we are working on changing this soon.