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Varsity Athletics

Algoma U athletes participate in the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) and Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) conferences, competing at the highest level of sport in Canada.

The Algoma Varsity program consists of six sports: soccer, cross country running, wrestling, basketball, Nordic skiing, and curling.

Womens Curling team
OUA Nordic Championships 2020

Algoma University and the Soo Finnish Nordic Ski Club are proud to host the Ontario University Athletics Nordic ski championships at Hiawatha Highlands.

student cross country skiing


Varsity Athletics

The Algoma Thunderbirds compete in the OUA and CIS in the following sports:


Interested in becoming a Thunderbird? Please contact:

Mark Kontulainen
Athletics and Recreation Director
[email protected]
705-949-2301, ext. 4510