News in 2017
Underwater Club given vital support from Coaching Development Programme
20 December 2017
Cyclists Kate and Hester reach dizzying heights in BUCS Hill Climb 2017
19 December 2017
After celebrating all things #ThisGirlCan recently, we took a look at the recent success of two of Bristol University’s finest female cyclists Kate Mactear and Hester Stembridge in the 2017 BUCS Hill Climb.
Lifting the curtain on the free weights room with student Jane Cowie
1 December 2017
As part of our #ThisGirlCan campaign this week, Laura Cope caught up with 3rd-year student weightlifter Jane Cowie, to talk about the transformative capacity of fitness in improving both our mental and physical well-being, and to inspire other women to get into weightlifting.
Volunteer for Varsity 2017/18 and boost your CV
22 November 2017
Time to join the team! Calling all Bristol students
1 September 2017
One week to go before our application deadline for exciting new student staff roles at Sport, Exercise and Health. The perfect way to gain professional skills alongside your study.
Students showcase sporting prowess as Bristol achieves historic top ten position
25 July 2017
Adding another string to its bow, the University of Bristol has been ranked amongst the top 10 British institutions for sport for the first time in its history, by the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) leagues.
Regional launch event of £125m investment in British Tennis
13 July 2017
The LTA (Lawn Tennis Association), who work in partnership with our Sport, Exercise and Health Division, have recently launched their largest investment in the sport in their 129 year history. They will be investing £125m in the next 10 years to improve community tennis facilities improve community tennis facilities, with a focus on indoor courts and floodlights to extend player hours.
Students and staff shine at University of Bristol sporting awards
13 June 2017
On Saturday 3 June the University of Bristol celebrated the outstanding sporting achievements of our students and staff with the Bristol Reds awards.
Student volunteers sign off for summer in true sporting style
2 June 2017
Bristol Festival of School Sport is back for 2017 with 14 schools and over 900 pupils joining us for a day of fun filled sport
Be ManKind campaign launches to promote male mental-wellbeing
30 March 2017
A hard hitting campaign, Be ManKind, launched this week to address the stigma surrounding male mental health and suicide through the medium of photography
UBWRFC share their preparations for the annual Varsity rugby match
29 March 2017
A school sports day for 850 local children, courtesy of the University of Bristol
27 March 2017
A record 850 children from 11 local state primary schools are due to join more than 100 student volunteers from the University of Bristol for the Bristol Festival of School Sport on Tuesday 28 March.
UoB Boat club prepare for the 2017 Varsity Boat Race
17 March 2017
Students’ 10 hour extreme sports day aims to raise £14,000
16 March 2017
Hundreds of University of Bristol students will take part in an ‘extreme sports day’ today [16 March], undertaking some tough challenges over 10 hours for charity.
University of Bristol is one of ten UK universities to be awarded extra funding for This Girl Can campaign
15 March 2017
Students to take part in Ignit10n 24 hour tennis marathon on Friday 17 March
13 March 2017
Men's Lacrosse first team remain unbeaten this season
13 February 2017
The People's FA Cup 2017: the first round
3 February 2017
For those that think the FA Cup has lost its magic – the People’s FA Cup is coming to Bristol
Women's Fencing 1st team unbeaten this year
1 February 2017
Introducing our new Director of Tennis
31 January 2017
Olympic medal winning Alumni receive MBE's
23 January 2017