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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: UoN Water Polo take Trophy title convincingly

After beating University of Warwick 15-4 in the semi-finals and already sitting at the top of the Midlands 1A league, University of Nottingham were  confident as they hosted Manchester Men’s 1st in the BUCS trophy finals today. Playing at David Ross Sports village in front of a home crowd, they didn’t fail to entertain! First …

BUCS Big Wednesday Preview: Men’s Table Tennis 1s

The last in our series of BUCS Big Wednesday previews, we take a closer look at the last #GreenandGold game of the day – as UoN Men’s Table Tennis 1s face UCL at 7pm in the David Ross Sports Village salle. The squad enter the match as clear favourites and will be looking to win …

BUCS Big Wednesday Preview: Women’s Table Tennis 1s

Next up, we have our Women’s Table Tennis 1st team who have also made it to the Championship final which is to be held here at the University of Nottingham on BUCS Big Wednesday on Wednesday the 21st of March. The women’s first team are scheduled to play Durham University at 7pm at the David …

Hockey Heroics as the Ladies team book a place in the BUCS Championship Final

It was 3pm at Portland when the Women’s Hockey team packed their bags and boarded the team coach carrying the hopes and aspirations of playing at a home BUCS Championship final in Nottingham at Beeston Hockey club in a week’s time. The squad, followed by a travelling group of University of Nottingham supporters, set off …

Match in Focus | Men’s Squash beat Birmingham 3-2 to book their place at BUCS Big Wednesday

University of Nottingham went into this Men’s Squash BUCS Championship Semi-final as narrow favourites and knew they would have their work cut out if they wanted to secure home advantage at BUCS Big Wednesday in 2 weeks’ time. During the regular season, UoN finished just above Birmingham having won at their last two encounters, albeit …

#GreenandGold Match in Focus: Wednesday 7 March

It’s now just two weeks to go until British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Big Wednesday – the UK’s largest team sport event for students – heads to University of Nottingham. With the knockout stages getting to the final stages – there’s some huge games across the country today as teams vie to make the …

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 …

Performance Men’s Football receive England youth team training session

Last Friday, University of Nottingham Men’s Football team received a defensive coaching session from England “out of possession” coach Andy Edwards. A former first team manager at Leyton Orient, Edwards currently works with the England U18-23 age groups, whilst advising Gareth Southgate on defensive strategies and the development of young talent for the full national …

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. …