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Swimming Pool Updates

More lane Swimming available Sunday 30th April the Swimming pool will be available for lane swimming from 17:45 – 19:45 as the external booking has cancelled.   Peak Times Peak times occur between the hours of 12:00 – 14:00 and 16:00 – 19:00 on weekdays.   School Hire Please note that for some School Hire […]

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Leeds Varsity 2016 Cross Country

The first event of Leeds Varsity 2016 kicked off at a very muddy Weetwood with University of Leeds securing both those all important Varsity points. The women’s race was lead the whole way by guest runner, Leeds Beckett Alumni Sam Johnson who battled the mud in the clear blue skies to claim first place. The […]

Join the Leeds Sports Team

We are looking for someone who is passionate about student sport, and has experience of coordinating and promoting successful large scale events. As Leeds Sport Sports Coordinator (Events & Communications), you will coordinate, plan and promote student sport events as part of our commitment to ensuring students love their time at Leeds. You will sit […]

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Kim Daybell aims for Rio 2016

Paralympian and University of Leeds table tennis athlete Kim Daybell, will find out if he has qualified for the Rio 2016 Paralympics in the New Year.   On January 1st Kim will find out if he qualifies for the Rio Paralympics 2016, to be selected he must be placed within the  top 15 in the […]

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BUCS Wednesday Round Up

This week saw an epic battle in women’s volleyball, seeing our women come back from 2-0 down to take the win over Varsity rivals Beckett 3-2. As it is #ThisBUCSGirlCan campaign in partnership with Sport England ‘This Girl Can’ campaign and BUCS we focused on our women in sport and our teams didn’t disappoint. Our fencing women carried […]

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Sports Scholar Highlight – Jack Perry

University of Leeds Sports Scholar Jack Perry co-captained the U22 Great Britain wheelchair basketball team to take gold in the Champions Cup, beating the world’s best as a recent international tournament out in Japan. The International tournament hosted by Japan welcomed Great Britain, Korea and the USA. This was Jacks second time competing in Japan having previously […]

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BUCS Wednesday Round Up – Cup Special

A successful Cup and Trophy week for our Gryphons seeing 8 teams through to the last 16 in the Trophy and 7 teams into the quarter finals of the Cup.     An outstanding performance from our womens rugby team, hitting triple figures winning 107 -0 against Glasgow Caledonian University. Away from the fortress the mens […]

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BUCS Weekend Round Up

Leeds dominated the BUCS duathlon over the weekend at Castle Combe with both the mens and womens team finishing in the top 3 in the team championships. Sam Dickinson won the individual men’s race then went on to be part of the men’s team who finished top of the team championships ahead of Loughborough in […]

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BUCS Wednesday Round Up

Wednesday 18th November 2015 As storm Barney took to Leeds that didn’t dampen our Gryphons spirits seeing Rugby league team confidently beating Sheffield Hallam in all sorts of weather, finishing 44-24. In the union they had a thrilling game under the lights up North, with the last kick of the game seeing them take away […]

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Coach Education – Massage Course Student Discount

The aims of the Coach Education Programme are to give students, staff and members of the public the opportunity to develop important skills and gain qualifications within all areas of sport. This includes: coaching, officiating and performance support. We offer National Governing Body Awards, First Aid Qualifications, SCUK Workshops and Professional Fitness and Leisure Qualifications. […]