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

Commemorating Black History Month with NTU Sport

In case you missed our Black History Month content, here’s a recap on how NTU Sport recognised and celebrated Black History Month. A snapshot of Black British Athletes through time Over on our Instagram stories, we shared some of the many incredible achievements of Black British athletes through time. We showcased individual athletes including Mo … More Commemorating Black History Month with NTU Sport

NTU take on Doncaster Rover Belles in the Women’s FA Cup

This Sunday, our Women’s Football Club will be competing in the Women’s FA Cup taking on Doncaster Rovers Belles in the 3rd Round Qualifier. This will be a tough match for NTU with their opposition being 6-time winners and the 3rd most successful club to ever compete. Despite this challenge, we are beyond proud of … More NTU take on Doncaster Rover Belles in the Women’s FA Cup

NTUWFC unveil their first sponsor for 2021/22 season

NTU Women’s Football are proud to announce that Net World Sports have been confirmed as their first sponsor for the coming season. Net World Sports are a leading supplier of sporting equipment. The relationship came together through NTU Womens Football alumnus, Lois Jones, who now works for Net World Sports in the role as Influencer … More NTUWFC unveil their first sponsor for 2021/22 season

BUCS Wednesday Report – 13.10.21

Yesterday saw the return of a full BUCS Wednesday, campus was full of eager students proud to once again represent NTU on the BUCS stage.   Despite some last minute changes, over 60 fixtures took place over the course of the day, featuring our talented student athletes.    The teams in Pink recorded over 30 wins, starting the season strongly. There was late drama … More BUCS Wednesday Report – 13.10.21

The return of BUCS

BUCS is back It has been 575 days since the last BUCS Wednesday took place.  After many months of waiting and much anticipation, our students, coaches, match officials and supporters were delighted to welcome the return of competitive sport on Wednesday 6 October, which saw our players proudly competing and representing NTU. The first BUCS Wednesday certainly … More The return of BUCS

Sport Access Fund

At NTU Sport we believe in access to sport for all students. We recognise that the cost of taking part in sport, be it club subscription, equipment, trips, can be a major barrier to participation. The Sport Access fund has been created to support those students who wouldn’t otherwise be able to participate in their … More Sport Access Fund

NTU Sport Committee By Elections – Voting Now Open

Be the change and stand for your committee in 2021. Committee By Elections If you’re passionate about Sport and want to help others, now is a great time to nominate yourself and stand for committee. You will be empowered to make changes and will be fully supported in your role, by the NTU Sport team. … More NTU Sport Committee By Elections – Voting Now Open