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Taken from the Thai Pham Memorial Shield game at the start of the season. Despite a very strong game and near constant attacking play Geltaidd had to settle for second place, their cohort of fans still singing at the top of their lungs.
Credit: Chris Howells

It’s Geltaidd vs SH Pandas for the Aber Town Cup today, and it’s going to be huge

Local Sport, Sport, University Sport May 20, 2016 at 2:41 pm Comments

IN WHAT might be the actual last-ever game on the Aber Town FC turf (after the last men’s & women’s fixtures, and the showdown of two Aber Town Classic XI’s), two titans of the Aberystwyth DIGSRead More

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Student Sports Survey returns for 2016

COMING back for a second year is the ASM Student Sports Survey. Following a mixed year in BUCS for the university as a whole and a second away loss to Bangor at Varsity we would likeRead More

Varsity 2016 – Aber Cheer had nothing to fear from Bangor again this year

Varsity 2016 – Aber Cheer had nothing to fear from Bangor again this year

Sport, University Sport, Varsity 2016 April 23, 2016 at 6:54 pm Comments

TARANNAU Cheerleaders once again brought home the win from Bangor at Varsity this year. They finished their strong season on a high with a close win, a great atmosphere and sportsmanship, as well as a win atRead More

That is a big trophy right there.

British Beer Pong Champion Rhodri Davies talks to ASM about his recent success

Societies, Sport, University Sport April 21, 2016 at 12:09 pm Comments

DESPITE being so laid-back he’s practically horizontal, Rhodri Norman Gaskins Davies cuts a formidable figure as I meet him for the first time since his emphatic win on the national stage. I’ve been watching him and theRead More

A huge team effort both on the pitch and for the charity Mind with their participation in the #Stefanssocks campaign. 
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Varsity 2016: Women’s Hockey clinch a win a sudden death flicks showdown

Sport, University Sport, Varsity 2016 April 18, 2016 at 6:47 pm Comments

THE WOMEN’S Hockey Club had a mixed day results wise. The day started with the 2nd team sadly losing 9-1 to Bangor. The only goal was scored by their president, Lucy Slatter, in her final gameRead More

VARSITY 2016 – Bangor have have taken winning lead ahead of Men’s Football final

VARSITY 2016 – Bangor have have taken winning lead ahead of Men’s Football final

Sport, University Sport, Varsity 2016 April 16, 2016 at 11:06 am Comments

Hello and welcome to our live coverage of Varsity 2016! We’ll have all the latest scores and updates coming out here and on our Twitter @abersmSports, so tweet us your photos and scores and come alongRead More

The old boys will be playing the current team for Scope, the disability charity, and lifelong bragging rights.

DIGS’ AC ALSOM lace up for their 12-hour charity match in aid of Scope

Interviews, Societies, Sport, University Sport April 6, 2016 at 10:21 pm Comments

RAISING & Giving have been high up the agendas of many clubs and societies this year and it’s produced some brilliant events both on campus and in town. The latest addition to these fundraising ranks comesRead More

Aber fought as hard as any game this season in their quarter-final Cup game against USW 2nd. Suffering their only loss of the season (12-14) back in February, their form has been superb and are pegged to demolish Bangor at Varsity on April 16th.

BUCS leagues end as Real Varsity build-up begins

Sport, University Sport March 18, 2016 at 6:00 pm Comments

AS THIS term comes to an end, so too does another BUCS season. With just rescheduled fixtures and Cricket to be played in the final term the league tables have settled for the time being andRead More

Celebrations after their latest victory away at Milford Haven.
Credit: Maddy Alting von Geusau

Women’s Hockey lift League title with two games spare

Sport, University Sport March 7, 2016 at 9:00 pm Comments

A DOMINANT Aberystwyth University Women’s Hockey 1st‘s have bagged the South Wales Division Two league title with two games in hand, leaving the team to play their penultimate and final games without the threat of PembrokeRead More

Club of the Month: Archery shooting for the stars

Club of the Month: Archery shooting for the stars

Sport, University Sport February 29, 2016 at 9:45 pm Comments

February sees Archery crowned Club of the Month. To see what they’ve been getting up to a their most recent competitions, we spoke to Alex Newes and Ceri Andrews! How did you first get involved withRead More