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Sports Performance Conference 2016 set for University of Bath

World-renowned sports scientists and practitioners, including a former UK Athletics Performance Director and the current head coach of a team on course for Rio 2016 Olympic qualfication, will gather at the University of Bath later this month for a major Sports Performance Conference. More than 200 students, athletes, coaches and researchers – from as far afield

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British record smashed as rowers win six medals

Jens Hullah was in record-breaking form as University of Bath-based rowers came away from the British Rowing Indoor Championships with six medals. Hullah, one of the youngest members of the GB Rowing Team Start Programme at the Sports Training Village, set a new British Y11 junior boy’s record as he covered 1,909m in six minutes

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Trio of Team Bath judoka crowned as British Champions

Judoka who train at Team Bath won three golds and eight medals in total during an impressive weekend at the British Judo Championships in Sheffield. University of Bath Sport Performance student Prisca Awiti-Alcaraz, who is supported by a King Scholarship, set the tone on Saturday as she was crowned as national junior champion in the

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Europe All-Stars v US in Duel in the Pool

University of Bath-based swimmers Jazz Carlin and Siobhan-Marie O’Connor both recorded wins for Europe All-Stars when they competed in the annual Duel in the Pool against the United States in Indianapolis. Carlin, fresh from winning two gold medals at the European Short-Course Championships, continued her fine form by winning the 400m freestyle in a new

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University of Bath to host BUCS Big Wednesday 2017

The University of Bath will play host to hundreds of the best student-athletes from across the country after being announced as the venue for BUCS Big Wednesday 2017. The prestigious event will be staged during the University’s 50th-anniversary year and feature more than 40 finals across 15 sports – all taking place at the £30million

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GB rowers to take on Olympic and World Champions

Seven members of the GB Rowing Team Start Programme at the University of Bath will be rubbing shoulders with Olympic and World Champions when they compete in this weekend’s British Rowing Indoor Championships (BRIC). Izzy Maddock and Alex Pfeiffer-Brown – who are both new recruits to the talent ID programme – will take part in

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