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Staffordshire launches accelerated football degree

Two-year degree puts aspiring football coaches ahead of the game

Cutting-edge sporting facilities in Wales to open early 2018

The Sport Park will house a specialist centre for strength and conditioning, with 12 lifting p...

Wasps at Coventry - a management course with a difference

The MA Managing and Leading People course will see Coventry University team up with Wasps to ...

FA backs Chichester women's high-performance football centre

The plans are part of the Football Association's aim to double female participation rates in f...

MMU invests in women in sport

Scholarship launch at Manchester Metropolitan University aims to boost female representation o...

Southampton Solent University teams up with Pulse

The university has announced a fitness partnership with The Pulse Group

Students on the ball in Wolves partnership 

Sports students at the University of Wolverhampton gain first-hand insight into working in pro...

Giving health a sporting chance

A look at some of the UK's best university sporting facilities and how these developments are ...

RVC Sports and Wellbeing Centre opens doors

The Royal Veterinary College's (RVC) new Sports and Wellbeing Centre, opens to students its Ha...

Gloucestershire unveils new sports campus plans

Gloucestershire releases fly-through video showing plans to create sports hub at Oxstalls camp...

Regent's launches equestrian polo scholarship

Regent's University London has launched the first UK equestrian polo scholarship as part of a ...

Supporting employee health and wellbeing at Leeds Trinity

Leeds Trinity University has invested in a new initiative to help their employees stay happy a...

Wolverhampton opens new 3G facility

The state-of-the-art pitch is set to dramatically raise football participation

Project shows pupils benefits of outdoor learning

Pupils in Devon's schools are being encouraged to interact more with the natural environment

Gold medallist and cliff diver champ join Plymouth

A World Transplant Games gold medallist and an international cliff diving champ new Sporting E...

Louis Smith swaps Rio for the Rotunda

Olympic silver medallist Louis Smith MBE launches Birmingham City University's new Sports and ...

Coventry sports scholarship stars prepare for gold in Rio

Two of Coventry University's Paralympic sporting stars will go for gold when they take centre ...

How do you solve a problem like concussion?

Harry Black explores the unique set of difficulties which put university students at risk of r...

Leeds sports science facilities help athletes in Rio

Challenging environment and world-class facilities allow Leeds to perfect the science of achie...

BUCS Conference 2016

Disruptive Innovation, opportunities for sport in higher education

Super smart sports clothing of the future

Salford University researchers helping create next generation of smart clothing for athletes

Leeds fires starting gun on facility fit for Olympians

Work starts on £5m University of Leeds sports development to boost cycling and triathlon facil...

BUCS 2016, Disruptive innovation, opportunities for HE sport

The annual British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) Conference, will be held at the Univer...

Putting Bangor on the squash map

Bangor University and Wales Squash & Racketball (WSRB) are set to help best young squash playe...

Boost for inclusive sport at UWE Bristol

New partnership between UWE and Project Ability rewarded with extra funding for disability spo...

Wheelchair rugby stars on target for Paralympic dreams

Plymouth University team on their way to achieving Paralympic goals thanks to new wheelchair f...

New partnership to develop north Wales rugby

Talented young rugby players could realise their dream of playing for Wales thanks to an excit...

Derby sports centre wins award

Multi-million pound university sports centre wins Best New Build at Brighter City of Derby Awa...

University challenge - investing in sports facilities

How do universities balance the sporting needs of their student population with those of the o...

UCFB to open new campus at Etihad Stadium

UCFB Etihad Campus will allow students to live, learn and work at the heart of one of Europe's...

Legacy programme gets people active

The University of Aberdeen's Gillian Kerr, explains how they used Glasgow's Commonwealth Games...

On your marks, get set, go!

Steve Cram visits Edge Hill University's new track

Putting PE at the heart of a child's education

University of Bedfordshire providing new way of teaching physical education

Game on

From top-of-the-range facilities to healthy living initiatives, Simon Fry rounds up the latest...

Chichester graduates set sail for Rio Olympics

International athletes and Chichester honorary graduates Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark selecte...

Olympic star opens £30m Edge Hill sports facility

A brand new Sports Centre was recently opened at Edge Hill University, by Olympic heptathlete ...

Brownlee brothers help Leeds continue Olympic legacy

The University of Leeds hosts Elite Chinese Sports Officials Programme as part of a internatio...

Bath races to success as UK's top team

The University of Bath's Formula Student team has just finished its highest achieving season t...

Rugby stars honoured at Roehampton

World Cup winning rugby stars recognised with awards at Roehampton's graduation ceremony

Third of teachers lack confidence to teach PE

The University of Bedfordshire collaborates with Virgin Active on designing effective physical...