Women’s Lacrosse 1sts defeat Birmingham in a razor thin contest – BUCS Week 8!

Week 8 in the BUCS season saw a bumper week of cup matches in the Midlands conference cup and National trophy cup as well as some big league games across our NTU teams. We start our round up with a huge result in the league, with our Women’s Lacrosse 1st team facing 3rd Place University … More Women’s Lacrosse 1sts defeat Birmingham in a razor thin contest – BUCS Week 8!

Netball 1sts sail to victory against Manchester 1sts! – BUCS Week 7

Welcome to a wet Week 7 of BUCS action, with another bumper set of NTU fixtures with over 80 teams taking part in sporting action over the week.   Our first round up focuses on 2 of our most consistent and successful teams in recent NTU history, Men’s and Women’s 1st table tennis. Our men’s team … More Netball 1sts sail to victory against Manchester 1sts! – BUCS Week 7

This Girl Can

This Girl Can Week is back, and we can’t wait for you to see what we have in store. During This Girl Can week we will be celebrating our female students, recognising achievements and encouraging women to get active and try new sports and activities. There are plenty of ways to get involved! Girls Night … More This Girl Can

Men’s Football record a statement victory against L’boro 1sts – BUCS Week 6

Welcome to week 6 of BUCS round up, and what a watershed moment for many of our top teams in their premier and national league campaigns. This week we unashamedly focus on those at the top of those sports who produced some fantastic results. First up this week was the Men’s Football 1st team, who … More Men’s Football record a statement victory against L’boro 1sts – BUCS Week 6

Women’s Squash 1sts comfortably beat University of Nottingham! – BUCS Week 5

Week 5 marks the halfway point of term one BUCS fixtures, with many of our Premier and National league teams seasons now taking shape, as well as the rest of our teams now firmly settled into their league campaigns. Women’s Rugby Union 1st team have started their season very well and were looking to keep … More Women’s Squash 1sts comfortably beat University of Nottingham! – BUCS Week 5

BUCS Week 3!

Week 3 and BUCS league programs are well under way now and our NTU teams are giving it everything they can to get wins on the board. Talking of wins, our Men’s Basketball team, newly promoted to the Premier tier of BUCS, had 2 tough losses in their 1st 2 games, travelled to Manchester Met … More BUCS Week 3!

BUCS Week 2

Week 2 in the BUCS calendar and a full set of fixtures for the 1st time meant campus was once again buzzing with the anticipation of NTU students taking part in over 70 fixtures across the week. We start our round up at Clifton Campus where our mens football 1st team were up against the … More BUCS Week 2

Students from NTU representing their nations at Lacrosse U21s Mens World Championships 2022

We are proud to have 11 past, present and future students representing NTU this August in Limerick, Ireland, where they will be competing at the World Lacrosse U21s Men’s World Championships 2022. This is a huge achievement for NTU Lacrosse who have developed over the past 2 years whilst working alongside NTU Sport. The tournament … More Students from NTU representing their nations at Lacrosse U21s Mens World Championships 2022

NTU achieves top 10 ranking for university sport 

NTU Sport has secured 9th place in the British Universities & Colleges Sports (BUCS) championship 2021-22, cementing NTU as a top 10 university for sport.  Sporting highlights from the year have included:  Women’s Hockey first team were our top individual scorers, accumulating 90 points over the course of the season. They have maintained their National … More NTU achieves top 10 ranking for university sport 

NTU Sport shortlisted for the Diversity and Inclusion BUCS Awards 2022.

We are thrilled to have made the shortlist for the 2022 BUCS Awards Diversity and Inclusion award with over 240 nominations to be shortlisted to the top 5 is something that we are extremely proud of. We will find out the winners at the BUCS Sport Awards on July 5th 2022 at University of Warwick, but … More NTU Sport shortlisted for the Diversity and Inclusion BUCS Awards 2022.

Varsity 2022

March and May of 2022 finally saw the heavily anticipated return of the varsity series between University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University for its 20th anniversary. A two-year pause to the series due to Coronavirus meant that many students in their final year of studies had never experienced a varsity. It was fantastic to have … More Varsity 2022

BUCS PlayOff finals 13.04.22

After the excitement of NTUs most successful BUCS Big Wednesday yet, many of our teams looked forward to some time to relax and refresh over the easter break. However, five of our teams could not afford that luxury, with Netball, Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Women’s Lacrosse and Men’s Tennis all qualifying through league finishes for playoffs to be promoted into Premier … More BUCS PlayOff finals 13.04.22

Introducing the NTU Sport Proud to be Pink Awards 2022

This year NTU Sport are excited to be hosting the Proud to be Pink Awards! These awards will bring together athletes and sports clubs across Nottingham Trent University to celebrate their efforts from this academic year. You do not need to be the biggest or best in your sport, the importance lies on whether you … More Introducing the NTU Sport Proud to be Pink Awards 2022

Highbank Primary School wins Nottinghamshire LTA School of the Year award

Highbank Primary School wins Nottinghamshire LTA School of the Year award, recognising the highly successful introduction of a Rackets Cubed programme in partnership with Nottingham Trent University.   Since 2021, Highbank Primary School has worked with Nottingham Trent University in partnership with Rackets Cubed, to deliver an integrated Tennis, Education (STEM / Maths) and Nutrition programme … More Highbank Primary School wins Nottinghamshire LTA School of the Year award

Introducing the NTU Sport Excellence Awards 2022

We are thrilled to announce the NTU Sport Excellence Awards for 2022. This prestigious event will present athletes with awards to reward their achievements and contributions to their sport at Nottingham Trent University. These awards see the introduction of NTU Sport colours and two individual awards, Volunteer of the Year and Sportsperson of the Year. … More Introducing the NTU Sport Excellence Awards 2022

Commemorating International Women’s Day with NTU Sport

To commemorate International Women’s Day we spoke to our students from facility users to international athletes to discuss what it means to them to be a woman in sport. With the theme for 2022 being #BreakTheBias this month we will be exploring ways in which everyone can take a role in gender equality. You can find … More Commemorating International Women’s Day with NTU Sport

BUCS Nationals 2022

BUCS Nationals 2022 returned to Sheffield this weekend. It was fantastic to have three days action-packed with sport return since covid had enforced break. As we moved into the ninth year of nationals it did not disappoint. The event itself brings together 5 individual BUCS Championship events, Indoor Athletics, Swimming Long Course, Badminton, Climbing and Fencing, which take … More BUCS Nationals 2022

BUCS Canoe Slalom Competition 2022

This weekend, Nottingham hosted the 2022 BUCS Canoe Slalom Competition at the National Watersports Centre at Holme Pierrepont Country Park. Canoe Slalom is an exciting white water paddlesport where competitors navigate their way through a series of gates suspended over the river whilst paddling through challenging white water rapids, in as quick a time as … More BUCS Canoe Slalom Competition 2022

Student Volunteering Week with NTU Sport

This week we are celebrating our fantastic student volunteers and the impact that they have on the community. We spoke to some of the NTU Sport volunteers who told us about their experience of volunteering with us and how it has enhanced their university experience. Mari Stewart is an international sports scholar from California, she … More Student Volunteering Week with NTU Sport

BUCS Squash Individual Championships 2021

The 2021-2022 BUCS Squash Individual Championships were hosted in Nottingham this weekend. The annual 3-day event brought together over 350 of the best individual squash players, from UK Universities.  NTU scholar, Mariana Martins’ won the Grade C beating the number 1 seed in the semi-final. Mariana delivered strong results throughout the day winning the last … More BUCS Squash Individual Championships 2021

Another Action-Packed Week of Sport! – BUCS Week 9

Week 9 of action, saw the penultimate full Wednesday of fixtures of term 1. Another action-packed week including over 80 NTU fixtures across Nottingham and the UK. Our first results of the week start at the weekend just gone. Our Men’s Futsal 1st team have made an impressive start to their league campaign currently sitting … More Another Action-Packed Week of Sport! – BUCS Week 9