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Alison Oliver returns to “Team Bath family” to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Yesterday Alison Oliver returned to the world-class Sports Training Village, that she helped to establish, to be inducted into the University of Bath Hall of Fame for Sport. Oliver, now Chief Executive of the Youth Sport Trust, was part of the team that delivered the initial presentation and subsequent lottery-funding and planning applications for the

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Legends inducted into World Rugby Hall of Fame

Four legends of the game were today inducted into the World Rugby Hall of Fame presented by Tudor at a special ceremony in Rugby, England. Liza Burgess, Ronan O’Gara, Pierre Verillepreux and Sir Bryan Williams received their honours at the state-of-the-art physical home of the Hall of Fame, which celebrates the inspirational journey of the

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Five legends inducted into World Rugby Hall of Fame

Today (10 November) USA’s Phaidra Knight was inducted into the World Rugby Hall of Fame at a special ceremony in Rugby, England.  The ceremony was attended by a host of other rugby luminaries at the Hall of Fame’s state-of-the-art physical home in the town that gave the game its name. Also being honoured were Felipe

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Ivor Powell Day at Bath University

Dozens of alumni and staff joined Ivor Powell’s family and friends at the University of Bath on Saturday to celebrate the extraordinary life and career of the football coaching legend.  In the week when he would have celebrated his 100th birthday, people travelled from as far afield as Brussels to see the much-loved Powell –

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Athletics legends Malcolm Arnold and Colin Jackson inducted into Hall of Fame

Two of the most iconic figures of British Athletics were welcomed into the University of Bath Hall of Fame for Sport. Renowned coach Malcolm Arnold OBE and twice world champion hurdler Colin Jackson were formally inducted by University Vice Chancellor Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell in front of a crowd which included current athletics stars based at the Sports

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Sporting legend Pamela Cookey returns to Bath

Team Bath netballing legend Pamela Cookey returned to Bath this Easter Monday for a very special ceremony. The former England captain who won five Superleague titles with Team Bath between 2006 and 2013 was inducted into the University’s Hall of Fame for Sport this evening. The ceremony took place in front of over a thousand netball fans

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England and Sussex star Sarah Taylor is inducted into ‘Legends Lane’

England and Sussex star Sarah Taylor has become the first women’s cricketer to be inducted into ‘Legends Lane’ at The County Ground, Hove. The former Brighton College student is currently playing for England against Australia in the Women’s Ashes, and is set to be in action on Friday 28th August at Hove when the

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