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Sports University of the Year 2019 | World Class Sporting Facilities

Back in September 2018, the University of Nottingham was proud to be awarded both International and Sports University of the Year for 2019 in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide of the Year. In this series of written pieces, we will seek to focus on the different areas of our sporting offer that …

#NottsVarsity 2019 | UoN retain the Nottingham Varsity series title after taking 11-3 lead

In what has turned out to be a condensed edition of the Nottingham Varsity Series, with a frozen pitch having called off the fixtures due to played at the Nottingham Hockey Centre at the end of January. The action came thick and fast with 13 Varsity points up for grabs over an 8 day period …

Leaving Nottingham for summer? Take your Sport and Fitness membership with you

Did you know you can use your UoN Sport and Fitness membership when you leave Nottingham this summer? As a member of the BUCS Universal Gym’s you can go to your nearest participating gym without having to pay a penny. So there’s no need in paying membership fees to other gyms elsewhere, we’ve got you …

#NottsVarsity 2019 | Men’s Football Preview

It’s been 7 Nottingham Varsity Series and 8 years since UoN last lifted the coveted Football Varsity Cup. It was back in 2011, when the University of Nottingham defeated Nottingham Trent University 2-1 to win the Varsity fixture. However, since then UoN have suffered 6 consecutive Varsity defeats and 8 years of hurt. After a …

#NottsVarsity 2019 | Lacrosse Preview

Next up in the 2019 Varsity Series is the Men’s and Ladies’ Lacrosse. The event will be held at Clifton Campus tomorrow with doors opening for all guests at 1pm. The Ladies are up first at 14:00 with the Men’s fixture following at 16:00. The Lacrosse Varsity is always an exciting and fiercely competitive encounter …

#NottsVarsity 2019 | Super Sunday Preview

Super-Sunday will take place at the David Ross Sports Village on Sunday 31stMarch and will see Swimming, Water Polo, Table Tennis, Fencing, Handball, Badminton, Squash and Karate fixtures as NTU and UON battle it out for a crucial varsity point. Ahead of a full day of top level sport, UoN spoke to representatives from Swimming, Water …

#NottsVarsity 2019 | Men’s Basketball Preview

The University of Nottingham Men’s Basketball 1s will take on Nottingham Trent University in what is one of the spectacles of the entire 2019 Varsity Series. The game will take place at 8pm on Friday 29th March at Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena which holds a capacity of 10,000 people ensuring that the atmosphere will be nothing …

#NottsVarsity 2019 | Women’s Basketball Preview

Tonight, the University of Nottingham Women’s Basketball will look to end their season on a high with what really is a sporting spectacle for all involved as they face Nottingham Trent University in this year’s Basketball Varsity 2019 at the Motorpoint Arena. UoN just lost out on a BUCS Trophy Gold at BUCS Big Wednesday …

BUCS Big Wednesday | UoN Netball add BUCS Trophy to their 2019 league title

Today the University of Nottingham Netball 1s faced Birmingham 2s in the final of the BUCS Trophy. The Netball 1s have had an extremely successful season this year. Winning the BUCS Midland’s 1A League Title having only lost one game all season, they will now face Leeds University in a battle for promotion into the …

BUCS Big Wednesday | UoN Squash retain Women’s Championship title for the 4th year in a row

As a performance sport, the University of Nottingham squash confidently secured three of their teams into the final at BUCS Big Wednesday. Both the trophy teams, men and women’s as well as the women’s championship team. First up were the trophy finals where the #GreenandGold were represented in both the men’s and women’s teams. The …