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AU Awards 2018 – the winners

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On Friday 04 May Team Southampton celebrated another fantastic year of sporting achievements at the AU Awards and Ball 2018, held at St Mary’s Stadium. It was a glamorous night where students enjoyed a three-course meal followed by the AU Awards ceremony and a fantastic after party, with Drop Division providing the tunes until the early hours.


It’s been another fantastic year for Team Southampton from our Varsity win against Portsmouth to the hard work and dedication shown from our athletes both on and off the pitch.

Following the Awards, our VP Sports, Steve Gore, comments: “It has … Read the rest

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Team Southampton WIN Varsity 2018

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Huge congratulations to all of our fantastic athletes for winning Varsity 2018 this weekend – what a brilliant way to celebrate the 10th Anniversary!

This year Varsity took place on home turf and we are delighted to announce yet another victory over Portsmouth. The final score is 188-96 to Team Southampton!

Steve Gore, VP Sports, says: “Varsity is our biggest sporting event in the calendar and this year is no exception. Our students turned up and brought a great competitive spirit on and off the pitch; it’s on days like this that I’m reminded what an honour it is to … Read the rest

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Varsity 2018 is almost here!

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Varsity 2018 is this Sunday 11 March… which means there’s only 4 days to go! We can’t wait to cheer on Team Southampton at the 10th anniversary of Team Soton vs Team Pompey.

Tickets are still available from for just £12.00 – don’t forget you will need to buy a ticket whether you are a spectator or competing. Your t-shirt/ticket includes access to fixtures, transport on shuttle buses and access to the after party at Oceana from 22:30-03:00. T-shirts can be collected from The Shop On Top (above The Shop on the Redbrick). Tickets come off sale on Friday Read the rest

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New water sports equipment for Team Southampton

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The Union has recently invested in new equipment for some of our water sports teams, in collaboration with the University of Southampton. We have purchased new kayaks for the Canoe Polo Club and worked alongside the University in their purchase of new starting blocks for Jubilee swimming pool.

Our Athletic Union invested in a fleet of ten new kayaks for the Canoe Polo Club. As the sport is played 5-a-side, this means the club can now train together with new kayaks suitable for indoor use.

The Jubilee Swimming Pool will soon have new swimming start blocks thanks to investment from … Read the rest

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Varsity 2018: 10th Anniversary

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The sporting rivalry between Southampton and Portsmouth celebrates its 10th anniversary on Sunday 11 March 2018, and it’s set to be the biggest Varsity yet! This year Team Southampton is hosting the fixtures on home turf at Highfield Campus and Wide Lane sports ground.

We have won eight Varsities against Portsmouth, and we’re planning to add another star to the legacy this year – Make sure you get behind Team Southampton, cheering them on and wearing our team colours with pride as we play to win that all-important trophy.

Steve Gore, VP Sports, … Read the rest

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Sports Club Grants Round Two – comment from VP Sports

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The second round of Sports Clubs Grant decisions have been released to close out 2017.

We allocated £22,000 to our sports clubs this round to help in continuing the delivery of opportunities to students to stay active and healthy, whilst representing Team Southampton and the University of Southampton both in the UK and internationally.

The good news to come out of this round is that the applications submitted by clubs have been more competitive than ever before. I can say that on the whole, the information submitted has been comprehensive and well-reasoned and the high majority of applications received were … Read the rest

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Union Southampton’s Ladies Football Club (SULFC) offers free football coaching for local schoolchildren

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We are delighted to announce that Ladies Football Club (SULFC) have begun to to deliver free football to local schoolchildren across Southampton.
The outreach programme is designed to encourage the club to expand their football provision internally and out to the community. Eleven members of SULFC are signed up to the programme, which is open to Key Stage 2 girls at three local Southampton Primary schools: Bassett Green, Bitterne Manor and Beechwood Junior. All sessions are free for students to attend and are run as after-school clubs.
British University Colleges & Sport (BUCS) and the Football Association (FA) funded £2,500 … Read the rest

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Students Launch Southampton’s First Ever Student-Led Waste Recycling Scheme

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The student group, Southampton Hub, launches Bio-Cycle, Southampton’s first ever student-led food waste recycling scheme in a bid to benefit the local community by recycling and repurposing otherwise wasted food.

The scheme works by providing you with a five litre food waste caddy, filters and a roll of compostable bin liners at the cost of £10, which includes automatic registration for the regular weekly food waste pickup service.

Up to 160 students are already benefitting from the project, with waste collections organised at 33 households across Southampton, equating to approximately 200kg of recycled food waste every month.

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Trampolining Club Wins Seven Medals at the BUCS National Championships

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Trampolining Club had a fantastic weekend in Sheffield at the BUCS (British Universities & Colleges Sport) National Championships, taking home an incredible seven medals including four golds and three bronzes across the synchronised, individual and team categories.

The club’s President Rhys Gray, was the golden boy, taking home the title of national champion for the second year running with a gold medal in the BUCS Elite Men’s category. Rhys also won another Gold medal as part of a team effort with Louis Lister and Joe Deevoy in the group category.

Competitors were required to finish in the top 8 in … Read the rest

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❄️ 12 Days of Christmas BIG Giveaway ❄️

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On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me 3 French hens, 2 turtle doves and a BIG Christmas giveaway! ⛄

Christmas is just around the corner, so we thought we would give you a gift to remember every day for 12 days.

We’ll be giving away 12 amazing prizes collectively worth £400 to give you a Christmas cracker of a day!

What will be under your tree?!

We don’t want you to open your presents all at once, so we won’t reveal all the prizes until the day but we can guarantee that you’ll … Read the rest

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