Athletics

  • Sunderland University well represented at BUCS championships

    Sunderland University well represented at BUCS championships

    May 5, 2014 at 8:49 am

    There were four athletes competing for the University of Sunderland at the BUCS championships this weekend with two representatives in the high jump, one in the 400M hurdles, and 1500M. Barry Maskell was the only athlete to make it through to the second day after he comfortably finished 4th in […]

     
  • University Chancellor Cram to help bring success at Rio Olympics

    University Chancellor Cram to help bring success at Rio Olympics

    April 24, 2014 at 5:16 pm

    University of Sunderland Chancellor Steve Cram has today announced that he has joined the British Athletics Endurance Programme and become an adviser and mentor to the nation’s athletes and coaches. The former 1500m world champion will become a key advisor for guiding and mentoring athletes and coaches. He already coaches […]

     
  • University helps Athletes prepare for Sahara marathon

    University helps Athletes prepare for Sahara marathon

    April 3, 2014 at 2:35 pm

    The University of Sunderland has been helping six athletes prepare for one of the toughest footraces on Earth as they get ready to run the Marathon des Sables across the Sahara Desert. The six individuals from the North East are pushing their bodies to the limit as they look to […]