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McCaffery breaks down this year’s Six Nations prospects

McCaffery breaks down this year’s Six Nations prospects

International Sport, National Sport, Sport February 6, 2016 at 1:00 pm Comments

After the World Cup seeing none of the Home Nations progress beyond the quarter-finals, all six countries will be eager to prove themselves on the international stage this year during the Six Nations, which is nowRead More

Six Nations starts tomorrow, and the Home Nations are hungrier than ever

Six Nations starts tomorrow, and the Home Nations are hungrier than ever

International Sport, National Sport, Sport February 5, 2016 at 7:24 pm Comments

THE RUGBY World Cup still remains in the mind of fans of all the home nations. Not that surprising given it ended less than four months ago, but with the biggest upsets in the tournament’s historyRead More

Men of Steel rising again: Rugby League returns this Thursday

Men of Steel rising again: Rugby League returns this Thursday

National Sport, Sport February 2, 2016 at 6:00 pm Comments

THE RUGBY League season for 2016 begins on Thursday 4th February at Headingley Carnegie as Treble winners Leeds Rhinos take on Warrington Wolves. Here is what to look out for between now and the grand final atRead More

Aber fighting for their place in the top six of the Welsh Premier League

Aber fighting for their place in the top six of the Welsh Premier League

Local Sport, Sport January 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm Comments

With their loss to Haverfordwest on New Year’s Day, Aberystwyth Town surrendered the chance to keep their fate in their own hands. They now rely on the outcome of other fixtures in the Dafabet Welsh PremierRead More

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First Sports Zone meeting of the year brings Tim/Team Aber together

ON THE 19th of November, Activities Officer Kelly Keat held the first of this academic years Sport Zone meetings. As well as connecting with the sports clubs of the university, and letting them voice any questions orRead More

Credit: Eddie Whitehead

Get To Know: Rugby Union

Sport, University Sport December 26, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments

Nathan ‘Handsome’ Adams Height: 6’4” Weight: 99kg Position: Inside Centre Likes: Pizza, Living a healthy well balanced lifestyle, Cricket, The collective works of Charles Dickens, Lambrini Dislikes: Smoking, People who eat loudly, Tomatoes, Connor Nealon’s feetRead More

Swimming without presence at the Beeb’s Christmas Presents

Swimming without presence at the Beeb’s Christmas Presents

International Sport, National Sport, Sport December 22, 2015 at 9:45 pm Comments

Aquatic sports have missed out on Sports Personality recognition. Again. According to Sport England 2.69m people swam for a minimum of thirty minutes once a week in the twelve months October 2013 to October 2014. SwimmersRead More

Back Row: Campbell Craig, Andy Hawkes, Adam Burgess, Jake Foxford
Middle Row: Madhava Laarbi, Douglas Owen, Tyler Brook
Bottom: Sally Jakeman
Credit: Alasdair Fischbach

Club of the Month: Ultimate Frisbee!

Interviews, Local Sport, Sport December 19, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

Each edition of The Courier, we’re looking at on club in particular to find out what they’re all about. Off the back of their Freshers’ success against Bangor, and with a home tournament on the horizon, thisRead More

Sam Burgess at Bath this summer, now back in Australia and thankfully in League.

Burgess’ return to Redfern best for all involved

National Sport, Sport December 12, 2015 at 2:00 pm Comments

Remember remember 6th November. Sam Burgess is back with The Bunnies of South Sydney. Burgess has definitely made the correct decision by leaving Bath Rugby and returning to Rugby League was a no-brainer, the sport heRead More

Sam Burgess: Was Union the wrong move?

Sam Burgess: Was Union the wrong move?

International Sport, National Sport, Sport December 12, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

SHOULD Burgess have returned to Rugby League? This is the question on a lot of the Rugby World’s mind. The answer is simple: yes. Burgess is arguably the single greatest Rugby League Forward to ever blessRead More