RTU is called the most athletic university in Latvia, and the sports facilities offered by RTU have been highly evaluated in 2015 “QS Stars” university rating.
RTU offers both sports sessions for students and the ability to improve skills in teams. RTU annually holds several major sporting events where all students can participate, such as stages of the Rector’s Cup and the closing sport day at the RTU Sports, Seminar and Recreation Centre “Ronīši”, the Autumn Sports Day, and the Night Basketball and Volleyball tournaments.
One of the most significant events for RTU teams and athletes is the Latvian Universiade, where students from state universities participate. Students from sports teams also participate in Riga and Latvia championships, SELL Student Games and various competitions in Latvia, Europe and the world.