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University of Bath student Sam Courty wins two golds and a silver

University of Bath student Sam Courty won two gold medals and a silver when she represented the GB Rowing Team during a successful weekend at the 2015 International Huegel Regatta in Essen, Germany.  It capped a memorable week for the 22-year-old, who also handed in her final assignment for her Sports & Exercise course. She teamed

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Rangers visit the Raidettes

Brighouse Ladies travelled to the home of Oulton Raidettes on a warm sunny afternoon.  The Sunday afternoon game kicked off under the cover of cloud, much to the player’s relief after their warm up preparations had been in the blazing sunshine. Both teams seemed a little nervous as the game got under way, with unforced errors

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Golden hat-trick for Carlin

Jazz Carlin completed a hat-trick of titles when she beat Bath National Performance Centre Siobhan-Marie O’Connor to the 200m freestyle title at the British Swimming Championships on Saturday. Lizzie Simmonds also won her second backstroke gold of what has been an impressive week for University of Bath-based swimmers. Carlin set a new Welsh record of

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Gold medals for Siobhan-Marie O’Connor, Jazz Carlin and Lizzie Simmonds

Siobhan-Marie O’Connor, Jazz Carlin and Lizzie Simmonds completed a hat-trick of gold medals for University of Bath-based swimmers at the British Championships on Thursday. They were the second titles of the week for National Performance Centre Bath duo O’Connor and Carlin, while University of Bath student Jay Lelliott was also back on the podium. O’Connor

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Rugby League – Women’s Premier League

The first round of the Rugby League Women’s Premier League matches took place yesterday. Featherstone Rovers 12-8 Thatto Heath St Helens Normanton Knights  6-38 Bradford Thunderbirds Selby Warriors  32-0 West Craven Warriors Brighouse Rangers  40-0 Hunslet Hawks Wigan St Patricks  20-20 Stanningley Oulton Raidettes  P-P Rochdale Hornets League Table after just one match: Team P

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#BeAGameChanger Awards

Voting has now opened for the Women’s Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger Awards, and you now have your opportunity to vote in 8 separate categories for whoever you think should be recognised for making a positive difference to women’s sport. The categories and nominees are: Sporting Role Model Nicola Adams MBE Hannah Cockcroft MBE Casey Stoney Ambassador of

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University of Bath hosts major college sport championship

One of the largest sporting events in England returned to the University of Bath over the weekend as 1,800 college students took part in the AoC Sport National Championships. Source: Paul Gillis/Local WorldIt was the fifth successive year the three-day, 14-sport competition had been staged at the Sports Training Village, with students and organisers once

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Sports stars launch Women’s Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger awards

Female athletes, organisations and individuals who have made a positive contribution to women’s sport will be recognised thanks to the #BeAGameChanger awards, launched today at Wembley Stadium by England footballer Kelly Smith MBE, England hockey captain Kate Richardson-Walsh MBE and Racing Driver Alice Powell. Source: Ady Kerry / England Hockey The Women’s Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger

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