GCHC win the double in undefeated season
Having only just been promoted back into the Premiership after topping Division 1 last season, Grey women's hockey defied all odds to win both the league and trophy in emphatic fashion this year.
(28 Apr 2017) » More about Grey's undefeated campaign
DUBC Students and Alumni Shine at GB Rowing Trials
On Friday 14th-Monday 17th the GBRT Senior and U23 trials took place at Caversham, where numerous DUBC alumni and current athletes were in attendance to compete for a seat in GB crews.
Following on from the impressive results from the men’s GB squad at Rio, Jurgen was on the lookout for his new set of athletes to defend Olympic gold in both the men’s eight and men’s four.
(26 Apr 2017) » More about Durham's GB Trials Success
Durham Crowned BUCS Yachting Champions
For the first time in history, Durham have won the BUCS Yachting Championships. The event, hosted by the University of Portsmouth with BUSA (British Universities Sailing Association) and Sunsail (Event Sponsors), saw a large number of high quality teams from universities around the UK fight for the title. Durham’s 1st team, consisting of Ko Chuan Yang, Becky Eno, Matt Goodbourn, Tom Goodbourn, James Thomas, James Roe, Verity Hopkins and Alex Jardine, held off challenges until the very end to win the title, ending the dominance that Southampton, Southampton Solent and Exeter have had on the event and becoming the first Northern University to ever win the event.
(20 Apr 2017) » More about Durham's Yachting Success
Palatinates secure a record 9 National Championships
BUCS Big Wednesday saw teams from across Britain come together for 24 National Championship finals, seeking to secure their title as the best student team in Britain. After a highly successful season, Durham were represented in 13 different Championship finals, along with three National Trophy finals, and secured a record 9 National Championships on a day that will long be remembered!
To win any National Championship takes a great deal of dedication, hard work and sacrifice. Our students and staff have worked tirelessly all year and on the day, every team put in performances to be proud of.
(30 Mar 2017) » More about Palatinates secure a record 9 National Championships
Senior World Cup Call-Up for Adams and McNab
Current student Emma Adams, and Durham alumna Isabel McNab, have been named in the 18-player squad for the 2017 FIL Rathbones Women's Lacrosse World Cup in July.
(28 Mar 2017) » More about Senior World Cup Call-Up for Adams and McNab
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- RT @BUCSsport: #BUCSathletics: ???? Watch all the track events live & on demand via @VincoSport throughout the Championships. ➡️…
- RT @BUCSsport: #BUCSathletics: ???? Results from the first morning of track & field events are now available! ➡️…
- RT @pl_playmakers: .@DurhamUBC crews getting out on the water already. Massive good luck to everyone representing @TeamDurham!…
- RT @DUGTC: On our way to #Newcastle for the last competition of the year, for some members, last competition with @TeamDurham #Trampolining…
- Big weekend for @durhamunicanoe @DURifleClub @DUAXC @Durham_Cycling and Durham Windsurfing! Good luck to all our students! #bleedpalatinate
- Good luck to @DUTriathlon at this weekends BUCS Sprint Triathlon Championships! #bleedpalatinate https://t.co/s8SM8eD3Wq
- Massive weekend for @DurhamUBC! Good luck to all involved #BUCSregatta #bleedpalatinate https://t.co/ltJP1xRhz6
- A fantastic day for @DUWRFC sees them finish as #BUCSrugby7s Championship Runners Up. Congratulations! #bleedpalatinate