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Evan Whyte
"Hi my name is Evan and I’m your Vice-President Sports Development. Over the next year I will head up the Sports Zone, which will shape your sporting experience here at Southampton. Whether you are interested in competing for the University or playing a sport recreationally, it does not matter. We cater to the needs of every student and allow you to develop your sporting skills, whatever your ability."

Thank you, it has been a pleasure.

23 June 2014 » 2 Comments

Being the Vice-President Sports Development has been a huge honour and an experience that has taught me a lot! I am extremely proud of the work done by my officers and I, as I believe we have shown that student officers can make big changes for both future and existing students over the course of […]

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Team Southampton Online

22 June 2014 » 1 Comment

Varsity 2014 saw the launch of Team Southampton, a unified sports community and identity for our sport clubs. Part of the process was to regulate our visual identity through Team Southampton colours for our sports clubs. The Maroon, Gold and Navy will take over Widelane and the Jubilee from now on, but we want it […]

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Biggest Zone Budget Ever & Team Southampton Back in The Top 20 of BUCS!

21 June 2014 » 2 Comments

Top 20 BUCS Position Part of the Team Southampton project was to improve the performance of our Sports Clubs.  This year we have expanded the support given to our most able teams by increasing the number of teams on the Focus Sports Programme – giving our teams the physical edge! We also wanted to ensure […]

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Team Southampton Establishes Disability Sports Strategy!

20 June 2014 » No Comments

This year the Sports Zone has concentrated on making our sports clubs more accessible. Part of that project has been to increase the amount of funding to our sports clubs to reduce the cost of sport to students but we have also looked at other barriers to participation. At the beginning of the year we […]

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SUSU to Run Intra-Mural Sports

19 June 2014 » 1 Comment

Long time no blog! What have I been doing?   Well…one of the main reasons I ran for Vice-President Sports Development was because of my experience within the Intra-Mural (IM) sports programme.  During my first two years, as a captain of Connaught Halls, I was became increasingly annoyed, like many other students, with the way […]

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Sport Relief 2014

05 February 2014 » No Comments

At the very beginning of our Sabbatical year, Claire (VP Engagement) and I decided that we should bring our zones together to run a community based sports event that will raise money for charity (a tough ask!). So… we decided that we would like SUSU to be involved in this year SPORT RELIEF MILE. We […]

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Varsity 2014, the launch of Team Southampton

03 February 2014 » 5 Comments

So the time is nearly upon us. Our annual Varsity competition against Pompey is set to take place on Sunday 9th March, with over 25 different sports and 65 fixtures on the day this year promises to be huge. There will be different fixtures taking place at Wide Lane, Jubilee Swimming Pool, Jubilee Sports Hall, […]

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Do Sabbs Actually Do Anything? – VP Sports

26 January 2014 » 8 Comments

I am now six months into my term as VP Sports Development, so it is probably right that I update (I apologise in advance for the length of the blog!) you as to what I have done so far. My role can be separated into three areas: – My day to day sabbatical activity e.g. […]

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New Year….New You

09 January 2014 » 2 Comments

So it’s the start of a new year! If you’re one of the people who have promised yourselves that 2014 will be the year you get fit, that’s great! But, it doesn’t have to mean a stressful year of weight loss.  Let’s be honest, pretty much everyone is conscious about some part of their body, […]

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TeamSoton, World Sailing Champs??

12 October 2013 » No Comments

  The start of the University sporting season is underway! For TeamSoton, it is underway with a bang. Our trusted Sailing club, who are national champions, will compete in the 33rd Student Yachting World Cup on Monday 14th October through to Saturday 19th October. The event is taking place in Pornic (France)  and will see 13 […]

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