Watch varsity sports

Fitness and recreation — Various locations
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With twenty-nine men’s and women’s varsity teams spanning seventeen sports, McGill has one of the largest varsity sports programs in Canada. The university also hosts numerous competitive clubs and more than 700 intramural teams. You might even see a future Olympic medalist (28 and counting!).

Sports include:

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Field Hockey (women’s)
  • Football (men’s)
  • Ice Hockey
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball (women’s)
  • Alpine Skiing
  • Badminton
  • Golf
  • Rowing
  • Baseball
  • Lacrosse
  • Synchronized Swimming
  • Woodsmen (intercollegiate lumberjacking)

Check out the McGill Athletics site for a full schedule of upcoming games and to buy tickets online. Come cheer our athletes on!

Other things to see and do

Molson Reserve

Fifty-one hectares of forest, woodland marshes, swamps and wetland, providing habitat for many wildlife and plant species

Downtown Campus

McGill's lush downtown campus is dotted with gardens, statues and stately greystone buildings

Macdonald Campus

McGill's waterfront Macdonald Campus occupies hundreds of hectares of greenspace near the western tip of Montreal Island

Maude Abbott Museum

How medical school students learned in the late 1800’s.

Redpath Museum

Visit the Redpath Museum for exhibits on the history of life and world cultures, as well as…

Fossil exploration guide

Fossil hunting on McGill’s campus and downtown Montreal

Plant scavenger hunt

Solve riddles, find the plants, and take pictures.

Maude Abbott Museum

How medical school students learned in the late 1800’s.

Fossil exploration guide

Fossil hunting on McGill’s campus and downtown Montreal

Gault Nature Reserve

A thousand hectares of primeval forest preserved for research and public enjoyment

Redpath Museum

Visit the Redpath Museum for exhibits on the history of life and world cultures, as well as…

Macdonald Outdoor Gym (TrekFit)

An outdoor gym featuring fun, challenging equipment and on-site move guides

McGill Athletic Facilities

Some of the finest recreation and athletics facilities in the country, offering a wide range of programs

Downtown Campus

McGill's lush downtown campus is dotted with gardens, statues and stately greystone buildings