Key dates

  • Early registration deadline:
    12 February 2016
  • Abstract submission deadline (poster):
    29 February 2016
  • Registration deadline:
    11 March 2016
  • Online accommodation booking deadline:
    13 March 2016


The 42nd Bubble Chamber Cup hosted by the University of Sussex

Organisation and registering

This is a six a side tournament.

There will be group stages and a knock-out stage starting from quarter finals. There is a maximum of 16 teams (first come first served!).

Initially accepting no more than two teams from any one institution.

Games will commence at 11 am and finish at 5 pm.

To register or questions send a mail to (Ed) and (Carlos)


Most important rules:

  • 6 a side (5 players and a keeper), 7 players is possible if both teams agree
  • metal studded boots or blades cannot be worn.
  • 20 min. matches (10 min. per half)

The full list of rules will be available here (soon): these will be based on the FIFA Rules with some modifications. FIFA rules


The Bubble Chamber Cup will be held at Brighton University Sport Centre in Falmer (Brighton University has nicer pitches). Directly opposite to Sussex University Campus.

  • Falmer Sports Centre, Brighton. BN1 9PH

    Here is a map.

By car see map above, the pitches are by the AMEX stadium.

By train, from Brighton station take a train to Falmer (run every 20 mins), Falmer station it is about 5 minutes walk from the pitches. The pitches are visible to your right as the train pulls into Falmer station (from Brighton).


The sports centre provides a café with refreshments and drinks. Vending machines are also available.

Changing rooms with showers and lockers (limited) are available at the sports centre.

Images supplied by the University of Sussex and VisitBrighton.