Varsity

Together, we are one Excalibur

Many athletes. One team.

Sport, recreation and wellness are at the heart of our University community. As a Trent student, you are part of the Excalibur team - whether you compete for championship titles as a varsity athlete, join a campus rec sport, or take advantage of our state-of-the-art facilities in your quest for a healthier, more blalanced you. We encourage all students to find their fit at Trent...and with the Excalibur.

Varsity Teams

  • Rowing

  • Rugby

  • Lacrosse

  • Soccer

  • Volleyball

  • Curling

Varsity Clubs

  • Cross-Country Running

  • Golf

  • Fencing


Compete as one. Cheer as one. Win as one.

Following a long tradition of athletic excellence, Trent varsity athletes represent the University in the pursuit of national titles. While learning and applying the important values of leadership, discipline and teamwork, Excalibur student-athletes benefit from access to exceptional facilities and dedicated coaches and represent Trent at the highest level of competition.

Winning 2018 / 2019 Highlights

  • Multiple gold and silver finishes at OUA and Canadian University Rowing Championships

  • OUA Bronze Medalists Women's Lacrosse

  • OUA All-Stars Rugby, rowing & Lacrosse

  • OUA Rookie of the Year Women's Soccer


Fostering Canada's future Olympic rowers

The rowing team practicing

The next generation of Team Canada rowers call Trent University home, as one of Rowing Canada Aviron’s prestigious NextGen Hub partners. High performance rowers who wish to one day compete at the Olympics get enhanced coaching and training – right on campus.


Read more about Trent Varsity at trentvarsity.ca