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Sports Injury Clinic | University of Nottingham helping runners avoid injury ahead of London Marathon

With less than a week to go until the Virgin London Marathon on 22nd April, many runners an fundraisers will be coming to the end of a lengthy training programme to get in shape for the gruelling race ahead. The team of experts at the Sports Injury Clinic in David Ross Sports Village are well …

BUCS Big Wednesday – the volunteer experience

Last month, the University of Nottingham hosted BUCS Big Wednesday – the largest team sport event in the University sport calendar. Over 90 volunteers from the University of Nottingham were recruited to support the event, from liaising with teams to officiating matches. Leadership Academy ambassador Becky Beard was one of the many University of Nottingham …

University of Nottingham Sport – Volunteer of the Month (March)

University of Nottingham Sport’s Leadership Academy offers students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and make a real contribution to their local community. With more than 120 students now part of the Academy, the programme continues to grow with the addition of exciting new opportunities planned for the summer term. Our Volunteer of the …

BUCS Big Wednesday: Women’s Table Tennis 2nds defeated in Championship final to Durham

Coming toward the end of the day of BUCS Big Wednesday 2018, we have our final GreenandGold team battling it out to claim BUCS gold! The University of Nottingham Women’s Table Tennis 1s started their preparation for their final match at 7pm in David Ross Sports Village against Durham 1s. Letitia McMullan and Yolanda King  …

BUCS Big Wednesday : UoN strike Table Tennis Gold in the BUCS Championship Final

The last BUCS Big Wednesday Championship match of the day saw UoN Men’s Table Tennis 1s face UCL at 7pm in David Ross Sports Village salle. University of Nottingham entered this match as clear favourites and set out to win a fourth gold medal in a row after  a convincing victories in 2017 in Bath …

BUCS Big Wednesday: Gold for UoN Table Tennis in the Men’s Trophy

University of Nottingham Men’s 2s topped University of Derby 1s, in an East Midlands crunch match, but not without a fight! Mateusz Mikosz, the Green and Gold captain, opened proceedings for the team against Derby’s Number 4, Sam Cox. Cheered on by a lively home crowd, Mikosz produced a golden performance, storming to a 3-0 …

BUCS Big Wednesday: Women’s Badminton lose Championship final by smallest margin

The University of Nottingham Women’s Badminton 1st team faced defending champions Loughborough University at the David Ross Sports Village in the BUCS Championship final in what was an exhilarating encounter. A dominant season from UoN saw them lose only won game, losing 5-3 to this year’s finalists Loughborough in November. At the end of the …

BUCS Big Wednesday: UWE defeat Nottingham once again in Men’s Squash Championship

In the Men’s Championship squash final, University of Nottingham had a mammoth challenge ahead of them, facing UWE – defending champions and undefeated for several seasons. Their star player Marwan Elshorbagy is the current World No #4 at just 24 years old and is fast chasing down brother Mohamed, the current World No #1. However, …

BUCS Big Wednesday : Women’s Badminton defeated in BUCS Trophy final

The first UoN team to take to the court on BUCS Big Wednesday looking to secure the first silverware was the women’s badminton 2’s at David Ross Sports Village. The team narrowly missed out on a BUCS title to Loughborough over the course of the regular season in Midlands 1A and their opponents, Durham Sport …

BUCS Big Wednesday : Women’s Hockey narrowly miss out on Championship Gold

It is a week to the day since University of Nottingham ladies recorded their dramatic 3-1 semi-final victory over league leaders University of Birmingham. That victory came off the back of an amazing season in the BUCS North A Division, finishing the 3rdin the Premier North League behind both Durham and Birmingham. The team have …