BU Women’s Football Captain goes to FC Barcelona

BU Women’s Football Captain goes to FC Barcelona

Santander Universities offered a once in a life time trip to Women’s Football Captains across the country to have an all paid for trip to Barcelona’s legendary Camp Nou stadium. This is a part of Santander UK’s initiative to support female talent in both their sporting and professional lives. The lucky student that got to attend this event was Law…

Edward Weeden Takes Gold at BUCS Trampoline Championships

Edward Weeden Takes Gold at BUCS Trampoline Championships

Edward Weeden, TeamBU athlete and SportBU Scholar, has won Gold at the BUCS Trampoline Championships. Competing in the University of Birmingham’s sport complex on 31st March, Ed came into the competition as the defending champion having won gold at the 2018 Championships. After a nervy qualifying round and squeezing into the final, Ed performed to his absolute best to take…

TeamBU Table Tennis Star Selected to World University Games

TeamBU Table Tennis Star Selected to World University Games

Chloe Thomas, TeamBU and Welsh International Table Tennis player has been selected to represent Great Britain at the World University Games 2019 in Napoli, Italy. Having previously represented GB at the Summer Universiade in Taipei during 2017, Chloe is back again after a hugely successful year. Commenting on being selected again, she expressed; “I am extremely excited as a Bournemouth Sports…

TeamBU Athlete Wins Double Gold in Taekwondo Championships

TeamBU Athlete Wins Double Gold in Taekwondo Championships

Immi Hand, TeamBU and Taekwondo athlete has recently won two gold medals at the British Student Taekwondo Federation in their winter national championships. In Nottingham on the 17th February, she competed in both the Olympic and World weight classes with nearly twenty competitors in each, Immi put in strong performances to bring home two golds. Commenting on the competition, Immi…

Sports Ball 2017

Sports Ball 2017

On Thursday 18th May 2017 400 student athlete and VIP guests arrived at the O2 academy for the Bournemouth University annual Sports Ball. The evening showcased the commitment, hard work, dedication and sporting success of TeamBU athletes and teams. VIP guests included; Vice Chancellor John Vinney, Chief Operating Officer Jim Andrews and BUCS representative Nick Burley, as well as, our…

Varsity 2017 – Preview

Varsity 2017 – Preview

Information on the days proceedings: Launched in 2016, Varsity is an annual sporting series between Bournemouth University and Southampton Solent University. This year the event will take place on 10th May, and will be held at Bournemouth Sport Club. The event will consist of 15 sports, 25 sporting matches and over 300 athletes competing from Bournemouth alone! Sports include women’s football,…

Bournemouth University Weightlifting Win Student Championships for the Second Year Running

Bournemouth University Weightlifting Win Student Championships for the Second Year Running

Bournemouth University (BU) weightlifting students came home with five medals from the British University and College Championships to win the competition for the second year in a row. The competition ran across two days and was held at St. Mary’s University in London, which saw over 200 students from across the country compete. Bournemouth University team of 12 weightlifters, scored…

Alice wins again at another BUCS Golf Tour

Alice wins again at another BUCS Golf Tour

Alice Kozlowski represented BU at the BUCS English and Welsh Women’s Golf Championship with 6 other BU students. The Championship was played on the 29th, 30th and 31st March at West Lancashire golf club in Liverpool. The first round was played in windy conditions with occasional downpours which made the links course play much harder than normal. After a poor…