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Team of the Week: Men’s Rugby 1st XV

Congratulations to the Rugby 1st XV, who were awarded Team of the Week for their amazing 20-10 win against the University of Leeds this week at Highfields Park. The two sides previously clashed in an entertaining fixture in Leeds, in which Nottingham ran out winners 39 – 26. The match was set to be a …

BUCS Nationals | Super Sunday Review : Green and Gold win double gold in badminton taking the total Championship medal tally to 11

Li Lian Yang successfully defended her BUCS Nationals 2017 badminton singles title by beating Lydia Cheah in straight sets. Yang followed her victory up with another gold in the Mixed doubles alongside fellow UoN Sport scholar Phone Pyae Naing, who also won a bronze himself in the Men’s singles. The badminton medals didn’t end there, …

BUCS Nationals | Saturday Review : Karate Bronze and Badminton duo book semi-final spots

Karate Bronze in the Men’s Kumite and Badminton semi-final spots for defending champion Li Liang Yang and Phone Pyae Naing capped out another brilliant day at BUCS Nationals 2018 for the Green and Gold. Following a memorable Friday which saw University of Nottingham silver medal in the pool, the attention returned to the Ponds Forge on …

BUCS Nationals | Friday Review : Green and Gold secure two medals in opening day of the Championships

The University of Nottingham have made a fantastic start to the 2018 BUCS (British Universities and Colleges Sport) National Championships in Sheffield recording 2 medals on day one. Polly Holden (Medical Physiology & Theraputics) smashed her 800m freestyle personal best by 15 seconds to win BUCS Bronze in her maiden Championships and Hayley Mills (60m …

Team Behind the Team | Sports Injury Clinic preparing UoN athletes for BUCS Nationals 2018

  The University of Nottingham Sport Injury Clinic at David Ross Sports Village have been working hard over the past few weeks in preparation for BUCS Nationals on the 16th-18th February 2018, where the top level athletes across all of the UK universities will go head to head across 8 different sports in the City …

Team of the Week: Netball 3rd

Congratulations to the Netball 3rd team for their 40 -27 win against the Birmingham 3rd team this Wednesday. This win reflected the whole of the Netball club’s undefeated performance this week, with the 3rd team beating top of the league Birmingham, just giving them the edge to win Team of the Week. After previously losing …

Team of the Week: Ladies Squash 1st

Back into the new year for the #GreenandGold, with many of our teams back playing for the first time on Wednesday and lots already starting this half of the season with a win. However, our Team of the Week this week has gone to the Ladies Squash 1st team, for smashing all their matches last …

5 benefits of Swimming Crash Courses at David Ross Sports Village

Swimming is an excellent form of exercise for all ages and abilities. It’s never too late to gain the benefits from swimming and aside from being an enjoyable activity,  swimming burns calories, so helps you lose weight, feel happier and healthier. At our 25m eight-lane indoor pool at David Ross Sports Village we offer a number of crash …

Team of the Term: Men’s Water Polo 1st

Congratulations to our Team of the Term Men’s Water Polo 1st team! After being shortlisted from 34 UoN teams topping their league, the vote was left to UoN students. Along with American Football and Women’s Football 1st team, all teams being unbeaten this term, the vote was won by Water Polo who got 40% of …

Team of the Week: Men’s Hockey 2nd XI

This week’s Team of the Week goes to our Men’s Hockey 2nd XI, after securing a closely contended 2-1 win against local rivals Loughborough in an important, must win match. On Wednesday, the squad travelled down to Loughborough knowing that a win would allow them to stay in contention for the title. The 3 points  …