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2019 Sports Awards Winners

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Published: Wednesday, 01 May 2019 23:00 Written by Michelle

On Wednesday 1st May, over 360 students and staff attended the 2019 University of Brighton Sports Awards Dinner at the home of Brighton and Hove Albion, the American Express Community Stadium. The night celebrated sporting success at the university. After an opportiunity to get a photo pitchside guests enjoyed a meal, entertainment in the form of hypnotist Aaron Calvert and the announcment of the highly anticipated awards. Pictured are Club of the Year winners Boxing Eastbourne. Official photos from the event are on our Facebook page.

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Harriet Wins BUCS Bronze | Cycling

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Published: Tuesday, 30 April 2019 14:53 Written by Michelle

 

University of Brighton sports scholarship athlete Harriet Dodd competed in the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Cycling Road Race competition in Sheffield on Saturday 27th April. Harriet who normally competes in mountain bike races managed to win a bronze medal. Harriet was our only representation in this event which means she competed with no surrounding team, whereas other institutions had sent teams of riders, making her podium finish even more impressive.

 

Congratulations to Harriet on this incredible achievement.

 

Brighton Win Local 7s Tournament | Rugby Union

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Published: Tuesday, 30 April 2019 09:02 Written by Michelle

On Sunday 28th April the University of Brighton Rugby 1st team played a 7s tournament in the Sunshine 7s Social Pool in East Grinstead.

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BUCS Winter Season Round Up

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Published: Friday, 29 March 2019 14:36 Written by Michelle

With the Easter break approaching and having completed the final BUCS winter league fixtures here is the round up from this year.

The University of Brighton win rate for the year stands at 45% and the university currently sits 55th in the National BUCS table; that’s 3 places higher than this time last year. Brighton are 14th regionally with some sports we traditionally score well in still to begin. This year 71% of our teams have maintained or improved on their league performance and 59% have done this in the cup.

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