BUCS Nationals

  • Sunderland's Maciej Dlugosz made it through to the knockout stages at the Judo Championships

    Dlugosz and Husain progress at BUCS Judo Championships

    February 20, 2016 at 2:23 pm

    University of Sunderland’s golden boy Maciej Dlugosz advanced to the knockout stages of the Judo BUCS Championships in Sheffield, after winning both matches in his pool. The 20-year-old, who is participating in the under 81kg competition, set the tournament alight in his very first match which he won with a […]

  • Ponds Forge, Sheffield

    Coulson delighted with BUCS Freestyle relay win

    February 20, 2016 at 12:27 pm

    Phillip Coulson was delighted with his team-mates after they won their 4x100m freestyle heat last night. Coulson said: “I think we’re all pretty proud of the lads for winning their heat. “It was also clear that some stamina work is needed for the later parts of the race. He is […]

  • Ruby Laurence, in lane one, was also in action in Sheffield on Saturday.

    Sunderland swimmers pleased with morning session

    February 20, 2016 at 12:20 pm

    Four swimmers from the University of Sunderland were in action on day two the BUCS National Championships in Sheffield. Ruby Laurence began proceedings for Sunderland, finishing fifth in her 50m backstroke heat with a time of 44.4 seconds. She said: “I was lot faster than usual so I am very […]

  • BUCS Nationals Day One – Swimming Round Up

    BUCS Nationals Day One – Swimming Round Up

    February 20, 2016 at 1:02 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s 4x100m Freestyle relay team won their heat in the annual BUCS Championships at Ponds Forge, Sheffield, this evening. The relay team claimed victory in their heat after their opponents Staffordshire were disqualified. Sunderland looked to finish third behind Northampton and Staffordshire, however, Northampton pulled out […]

  • Sunderland's Trampoline team returned from BUCS Nationals pleased with their performances

    Frustrated Norman hopes her squad can go one step further at BUCS Nationals

    February 18, 2016 at 3:57 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s trampolining squad are ‘prepared and ready’ for the BUCS Nationals this weekend. Despite competing in only their third competition of the season, trampolining president Kara Norman believes the team are capable of replicating last year’s success. She said: “We are hoping for the same again this […]