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Team of the Week: Ladies Table Tennis 2nd

Our Team of the week this week is the two girls from Table Tennis Ladies 2nd team! Managing to steal a closely fought game against Loughborough 3-2. Apprehensive against local our rivals Loughborough, who feature some very talented players this season, beating Nottingham 5-0 in their first match of the season back in October. Captaining …

Team of the Week: Ladies Fencing 1st

This week for team of the week we have the Ladies Fencing 1st team! Up against Newcastle this week, home in Nottingham, the Ladies stole an amazing win of 134;100. Having had an undesirable start to the season, after being forced to play away in Newcastle, outside of an already pre-arranged tournament. The Ladies therefore …

Team of the Week: Ladies Lacrosse 1st

This week’s Team of the Week is Ladies Lacrosse 1s! Bringing home an amazing win of 15-10 against Edinburgh’s 1st team. This week was a big away day for the Uni, with 6 teams travelling all the way to Edinburgh to play their fixture. We bought home 4 wins for Green and Gold but Ladies …

Team of the week: Men’s Rugby League 1st

With their first win since being promoted, team of the week this week are the Rugby League 1st team! After recently being promoted into the Premier North League from Midlands 1A, this season looked like it could be a tough one for the squad. They are facing some talented teams for the first time such …

Team of the week: Men’s Badminton 1st

Up for Team of the Week this week is Men’s Badminton 1s, gaining an astounding 8-0 away win against Durham 1s! Having never played many of the Durham squad, Nottingham were apprehensive having only heard rumors about the new players. On top of this, the 6-man Nottingham squad this year was made up of 5 …

Team of the Week: Ladies Hockey 1st

By Cara McIsaac-Hall  Throughout the 2017-18 season, we’ll be profiling our Team of the Week, recognising a University of Nottingham Sport team who have achieved a stand-out result in this week’s fixture list. First up are Ladies Hockey 1st who posted a resounding 4-1 home win against Loughborough 1st, last year’s Championship final runners up. …

Nottingham Varsity – Week 2 preview

After a nail-bitingly close finish before Easter, the University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University prepare to go head to head in the second week of the annual Nottingham Varsity Series from 7th – 14th May 2017. With the current score at UoN 5 – NTU 4, week two of the series is set to …

Blog: Jono Jones takes third consecutive BUCS Downhill title

This weekend in Scotland, University of Nottingham student Jono Jones made history in the university Downhill Mountain Biking championships, winning his third consecutive British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) event. In a guest blog, he tells us how it all unfolded! By Jono Jones – University of Nottingham Sports Scholar After a brief trip to …

BUCS Big Wednesday team in focus: Squash

The final countdown is on to #BUCSBigWednesday, and as the teams prepare for what promises to be an exhilarating two days in Bath, we spoke to the squash team to see how they’re feeling, as three of their teams get ready to fight it out for the women’s BUCS trophy as well as the men’s and …

BUCS Big Wednesday team in focus: Table Tennis

This week sees the culmination of this year’s British Universities and Colleges Sports (BUCS) leagues in the team Championship finals aka #BigBUCSWednesday – and we have more teams than ever fighting it out to be crowned BUCS champion! The finals, which will be taking place at the University of Bath on Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 …