Grey
JCR

Sports & Societies

At Grey, we offer one of the widest range of Sports and Societies (more commonly referred to as 'Sport and Socs') out of any other colleges in Durham. From the mainstream, to the downright bizarre, we are confident that there will be at least one to suit your taste!

Sports

Badminton Club
We have 2 women’s, men’s and mixed doubles teams that any member of college can try out for. As well...
Basketball Club
Team Flair is the Grey basketball club. We have a men’s and a women’s team, Open to anyone who wants...
Cheerleading
Grey college cheerleading is a fun and sociable team full of lovely people. It's great if you love d...
Grey College Cricket Club (GCCC)
We play in a college league in the summer term and an indoor league in the second term. We also have...
Grey College Tennis Club
Grey Tennis is a fantastic sports society for all abilities whether you've never picked up a racket ...
Men's Football
The Football Club is the largest club in Grey with five teams and at least 70 members. Our size make...
Men's Hockey
If you fancy some good quality hockey without uni commitments or want to just try out hockey for the...
Men’s Rugby
GCRFC is THE club to be in at Grey. 50 members strong, we field two teams every weekend against the ...
Mixed Lacrosse
Mixed Lacrosse is a sociable, relaxed club welcome to people of all abilities - beginners are very w...
Netball Club
Grey’s Netball Club has a mixture of both playing and social members. With five netball teams entere...
Pool Club
Grey pool club is a very relaxed club made of three six-a-side teams competing in 3 different inter-...
Rowing (GCBC)
Rowing prodigy? Experienced cox? Never stepped into a boat before? Either way GCBC is for you! Our f...
Skiing
Palatinalps is not to be missed. The best week you’ll have all year!! It’s a Grey college trip withi...
Squash
There are two Men's teams and one Women's team, but the training is open to anyone who wants to come...
Table Tennis (GCTT)
GCTT was founded in 1954, five years before the college itself. Over the next few decades the club p...
Ultimate Frisbee
Ultimate Frisbee is a fun, sociable sport which is a cross between netball and American football, bu...
Volleyball
Volleyball is a relatively new sport to Grey College but it's constantly growing! Grey Volleyball is...
Women’s Football
GCWFC had the best season of their history last year, reaching the Cup Final for the very first time...
Women’s Hockey
Hey! Anyone is welcome to join GCHC as long as you enjoy hockey, or think you will, then we want you...
Women’s Rugby (WRFC)
After joining up with Aidan’s last year to become Graidan’s WRFC, women’s rugby in Grey has had an o...

Societies

Darts
Grey College Darts Club are the reigning Durham University College Darts Cup champions, having won t...
Disney Soc
We are a brand new society in 2014 and excited to bring the Disney magic to Grey! Disney soc will me...
DJ Society
DJ society is a new society in the JCR formed at the end of the Epiphany term 2018. DJ society aims ...
Grey College Choir
Grey College Choir is the main college choir, now in its third year. The choir does not require any ...
Grey College Christian Union
Christian Union is a group of students who are united by a common belief in the message of Jesus Chr...
Grey College Feminism Society
We are a brand new society, founded May of 2014. Despite our rookie status, we already have a strong...
Grey Dance Society
Grey Dance society is an all-abilities-welcome group that meets every Sunday to learn and practice d...
Grey in the Community
GITC is a fantastic society to get involved within the college. It is organises community outreach p...
Grey Random Acts of Kindness Society (GRAKS)
We are one of largest Societies in Grey, and our aim is to spread kindness and happiness round colle...
Languages Society
Grey College Languages Society is a brand new society that provides a time and place for all Grey Co...
Music Comm
Music Comm is the overarching committee for all music groups run by Grey students, for Grey students...
Phoenix Theatre Company
We are the new and improved official theatre society of Grey College. With great successes in the pa...
Photography Society
Run mainly by the Dark Lord, photography society makes use of Grey’s own Dark Room (housed in Hollin...

Start your own

If you want to start your own society or sport team then you just need to register it with the JCR and you can apply for a budget based upon your needs and number of members.