The Varsity Match Partners with Tickets For Troops

10 Oct 2017

The Varsity Match is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Tickets for Troops to offer a limited number of free tickets for this year’s matches at Twickenham Stadium on Thursday 7 December.

The annual women’s and men’s Varsity Matches between Oxford and Cambridge universities attracts a crowd of 25,000 at Twickenham and now Tickets for Troops will be offering the chance for serving members of HM Armed Forces to enjoy the historic Battle of the Blues with family and friends.

You are eligible to apply for tickets through Tickets for Troops if you are a serving member of HM Armed Forces, or have been medically discharged from the Forces since the commencement of military action in Afghanistan in 2001. Serving members include both Regulars and Reserves*

You can apply for Tickets for Troops by signing up at

The 31st Women’s Varsity Match and 136th Men’s Varsity Match will be take place at Twickenham on Thursday 7 December, with the women’s match kicking off at 11.30am before the men’s match at 3.00pm. Find out more at

*serving members must have a valid MoD 90 (Service ID Card) and Service ID number to register and use the tickets available on this site. Those who have been medically discharged must enter the Service ID Number issued to them whilst serving in the HM Forces.