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IMS All Stars 2021

IMS All Stars 2021

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On 19 June, the University of Nottingham BUCS teams played the star players of the 2021 Intra Mural Sports (IMS) programme in the inaugural University of Nottingham's IMS All-stars. The University of Nottingham Sport run one of the largest IMS programmes in the country with over 3,000 students taking part every year.With several students from the BUCS and IMS programmes, the event saw 8 fixtures take place across David Ross Sports Village and Highfields sports Complex.
Date:
28/06/2021
University of Nottingham crowned University of the Year at 2021 in LTA Tennis Awards

University of Nottingham crowned University of the Year at 2021 in LTA Tennis Awards

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Thursday 24th June saw the 2021 LTA Tennis Awards which celebrate the achievements of outstanding tennis volunteers, coaches, officials, venues and players in Britain. During the evening, the University of Nottingham was crowned a national winner at the prestigious LTA Tennis Awards, when they won the University of the Year Award after the Tennis Club was recognised for its inspirational work in adapting to COVID-19 restrictions and showing sustained innovation through lockdown.
Date:
28/06/2021

University of Nottingham wins big at BUCS Outdoor Archery Championship

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It was great to see a number of University of Nottingham students take part in the BUCS Outdoor Archery Championships.Taking place at Lilleshall National Sports Centre, the home of Archery GB, the Outdoor Championships are perfect for novice archers to compete and develop their skills. The event was ran in line with guidance from Archery GB and subject to local and national restrictions regarding Covid-19.
Date:
15/06/2021

Nottingham Games 2021 will be played behind closed doors

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We are extremely excited to announce that the "Nottingham Games" will take place on Sunday 13 June at the NTU Clifton Campus and Nottingham University Park Campus. The Nottingham Games will be an exciting one day competition, where students from both universities, will get the opportunity to take part in a full day of competitive fixtures. We recognise that 2020/21 has been an extremely challenging time for our Sports Clubs, and we are delighted to create this one day event with The University of Nottingham.
Date:
08/06/2021

Temporary Swimming Pool Closure from Monday 24 – 30 May.

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As part of our ongoing commitment to improve our facilities whilst reducing our impact on the environment, the swimming pool will be temporarily closed from Monday 24 May to Sunday 30th May inclusive.
Date:
17/05/2021

BUCS Sprint Triathlon Championships provides the perfect platform for new UoN Students

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28 athletes from University of Nottingham Triathalon club took part in BUCS Sprint Championships, held at Waterland Outdoor Pursuits, Gloucestershire and it proved to be just the experience they were looking for.
Date:
11/05/2021

Nottingham paddlers edge closer to Olympic selection

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University of Nottingham sprint-canoeist, Charlie Smith paddled his way to a K1 1000m victory at the weekend and edged himself ever closer to selection for the Tokyo Olympic Games.
Date:
26/04/2021

Three Podiums for UoN Cycling Club at Time Trial in Cambridge

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Eight members of UoN Cycling Time trial team travelled to Cambridge on Sunday 18th April to compete in the BUCS 25 Mile TT hosted in Cambridge. It was one of the first in-person competitions for well over a year, and students from a number of universities were finally able to compete against each other after Covid-19 sidelined the sport.
Date:
26/04/2021

University of Nottingham students selected for 2021 GB Elite Development Programme

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GB Hockey has announced the squads selected for the 2021 Elite Development Programme (EDP) and it includes 13 students based at the University of Nottingham. First formed for the 2017/18 season, the GB EDP is funded by UK Sport and designed to provide players who have the potential become Olympic medalists of the future the best possible opportunity to achieve their international hockey ambitions.
Date:
23/04/2021

Neuroscience student impresses on the International Judo Stage

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With Covid-19 impacting martial arts around the world Amy Platten, a second year Neuroscience student, has been fortunate enough to receive an elite-athlete exemption enabling her to continue to train and compete in Judo with the Universities support. More recently she was selected to compete at the International Judo Federation Tbilisi Grand Slam where she had a fantastic tournament and built some really valuable experience.
Date:
28/03/2021

Gold for Mitchell Sparrow at the African Continental Track Cycling Championships

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UoN Sport Cycling Scholar Mitchell Sparrow struck gold for South Africa at the African Continental Track Cycling Championships.
Date:
19/03/2021

Artistic Swimming - A new name to mark a new era for the sport

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Last year, ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the sport of synchronised swimming underwent a name change. In line with world governing body FINA, the sport will now be known as Artistic Swimming and the club at University of Nottingham has changed its name.
Date:
09/03/2021

Two-time Paralympic Gold Medallist joins University of Nottingham Table Tennis Programme

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This semester, UNNC are delighted to announce that Zhao Shuai, two-time Paralympic Gold Medallist in Table Tennis from 2012 and 2016, will be taking a break from his training camp in Hebei province to join our PE coaching staff at UNNC Sport.
Date:
01/03/2021
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