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The university sports department (SUAPS) offers a wide range of activities for everyone :

  • water sports,
  • martial arts,
  • team sports,
  • water sports,
  • gymnastics,
  • circus,
  • sailing and gliding,
  • dance,
  • climbing,
  • trampoline, relaxation therapy,
  • ultimate...

It also offers sports course units in certain programs. They offer beginning and advanced classes, training and fitness classes.

2012-2013 French University Championships

Our athletes have won numerous medals, making the Association Sportive de l'Université de Nantes (ASUN) one of the top in France :
  • Athletics : Track&Field and Cross-Country
  • Sailing : Fleet Racing and Match Racing
  • Basketball : Men's and Women's Teams
  • Rowing : Women's Eight Team and Men's Team
  • Badminton : Women's Double
  • Cycling : Women's Individual and Men's Team
  • Sports Co of the IUTs : Winner - IUT de Saint-Nazaire
  • Futsal : Women's Team
  • Artistic and Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • Savate and Judo
  • Archery : Individual and Team
  • Bike and Run
  • And many more

Competitive sports

A special system is reserved for competitive athletes registered with the Minister of Youth Affairs, Sports and Associative Life. It includes the loan of laptop computers, mentoring, medical tests and tutoring, and special arrangements such as waiver of attendance or 2-year study programs.

Special arrangements are also provided for students enrolled in university sports sections (SSU) or who play on national teams.

Mis à jour le June 28, 2013 par Jelena MILOJEVIC


SUAPS secretary (from 9am  to 4.30pm)
Tel. :
3, boulevard Guy Mollet, 44300 Nantes

Saint-Nazaire : tel.

La Roche-sur-Yon: tel.