Karenjeet Bains wins British Universities Powerlifting title
19 year old powerlifter Karenjeet Bains won her first British Universities Powerlifting title at the first attempt representing Durham University at the Cambridge University Sports Centre on Saturday 12th March. Karenjeet went into the event as the reigning British and English Powerlifting Champion, and competed in the Junior Women's 63kg category. Having to compete against women that were 5 years older, Karenjeet remained unfazed and produced a very focused and determined performance.
Durham Alumni Secure Top Finishes at Great Britain Olympic Trials
The Great Britain Olympic Trials for rowing have been underway at Caversham early this week with multiple Durham Alumni battling it out to represent Great Britain on the Olympic Stage in Rio. A series of strong performances gives a number of former Durham students a strong chance of representing Great Britain at the Olympic Games in Rio.
BIG BUCS WEDNESDAY RESULTS – 16th MARCH 2016
Tension was high this week as it was the annual BIG BUCS WEDNESDAY down at Sheffield Hallam University. Team Durham had eight teams competing in the National finals and one competing in the trophy final, so it was everything to play for!
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Men's Water Polo Crowned National Champions
The men’s water polo team won their 2nd successive national title on Wednesday beating the University of Edinburgh 10-9 in BUCS final.
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Women’s Football fall to Northumbria in extra time of the BUCS National Final
It was an intense game for the Women’s Football team who took on local rivals Northumbria University in the BUCS National Championship final. The girls knew they would have a fight on their hands and would have to give everything they had to overcome this side.
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