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Two current NTU Hockey scholars, and one alumna, have recently been selected to represent their respective countries at the Euro Hockey Indoor Championships.
This Wednesday, NTU travel up the M1 to take on Leeds Beckett in the 12th round of the BUCS Super rugby. The fixture marks the first game back after the Christmas break for both sides, with NTU still looking for their first win, and Leeds hoping to stay within touching distance of 1st place Exeter.
NTU Sport are delighted to be working with Pulse fitness on our fully refurbished fitness suite. We have teamed up to create a very exciting and inspiring space, with functional training, customers’ needs and wants, exciting new equipment, and design at the heart of the project.
A cold night down at Lady Bay saw NTU face second in the league Cardiff Met who have proved to be a tough side to beat all season. After a close first 40, Cardiff took the game away from NTU in the second half as they found holes in the defence and dominated at the scrum.
NTU knew that facing top of the league Exeter away from home was always going to be a tough test. The Exeter side looked a solid outfit and proved to be too much for NTU as they sailed to an easy victory.
An increasing amount of young women are playing sports after being encouraged by schemes like Women’s Wednesday – a day showcasing only female fixtures. Nottingham Trent were the first university to launch this scheme, with a purpose to get even more girls into sport. Osazeme Osaghae went along and found out all about it.
Gaby Sims, a postgraduate student at NTU, has recently been selected as part of the Wales Lacrosse Senior Squad for the upcoming season.
A cold night at Lady Bay played host to the 9th round fixture in the BUCS Super Rugby between NTU and Durham. A red card in just the 23rd minute for Mike Ozdili arguably changed the face of the game, and left NTU facing an uphill battle that they could not overcome.
NTU go into the game having suffered two tough defeats with no points thus far. Leeds Beckett, who lost every game last year, got off the mark in their first game against Bath.
A short trip down to Loughborough saw NTU face another tough test in the BUCS Super Rugby 8th round, still seeking their first win. From the off, Loughborough looked in control and dangerous with the ball as NTU struggled to contain their attack. Unfortunately for NTU, the game was taken away from them in the first half before they even had chance to get going.