Tag: Sports

Challenge Yourself and Grow: Try a New Sport

Last week saw De Montfort University’s (DMU) second launch of the ‘This Girl Can’ campaign. The whole idea of the campaign is to encourage people trying new sports and exercises and to make sure they feel great whilst doing it. I decided...

/ 19th February 2017

Claudio Ranieri has full backing of board as Leicester City advance in FA Cup

In a statement issued on Tuesday morning, Leicester City refuted speculation that the East Midlands club was to part with the Italian manager seven months after he answered the dreams of many Leicester City fans. Supporters outside the ground were...

/ 12th February 2017

Griffins rocked by defeat to UoL

The De Montfort University (DMU) Griffins Men’s 2nd basketball team were unable to surpass a rampant University of Leicester (UoL) as they fell to their biggest defeat of the season so far, losing 65-38 at the end of the 4th...

/ 9th November 2016

Badminton Ladies Dominate in Derby Clash

It was a tense day in Leicester, as De Montfort University (DMU) played University of Leicester (UoL) in multiple events; UoL left the courts with their tail between their legs because DMU Badminton Ladies reigned supreme, as they won their...

/ 28th October 2016

Proud Pitbulls Claw Out First Win of Season

On the first day of BUCS (British University and College Sports) Leagues, De Montfort University had a day of mixed results. The women’s Lacrosse won their first ever match in BUCS, with a resounding 12-9 win against rivals, the University...

/ 17th October 2016

#LoveDMU Initiative: Launched thanks to DSU Lobbying and VC Investments

On Monday 3rd October, DMU’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dominic Shellard announced exciting and positive changes to the student experience as part of the #LoveDMU initiative. Standing in front of colleagues and students from the University, Professor Dominic Shellard started the event...

/ 3rd October 2016

DemonTV: Warwick Davis ‘From Leicester To Hollywood’ Interview

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Introduction” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Warwick Davis joins Demon Media in the studio for a chat about his part in ‘From Leicester To Hollywood’, a documentary from DMU’s very own Rhys Davies, as well...

/ 4th July 2016

Deadline Day is upon us

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-JiJ6SYsroI” /][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Deadline Day is upon us, and you can find all the latest news and rumours live from 10pm tonight on Demon TV’s YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/DemonTV. Join...

/ 1st February 2016

MPs show support for an English national anthem

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] MPs have voiced their support for a bill which would see England having their own national anthem if passed. The bill was put forward by Chesterfield Labour MP, Toby...

/ 17th January 2016

Campus330

Campus330 is a programme setup which encourages students to participate in a recreational programme of sports & fitness activities in and around DMU Campus. It is about having fun, fitness, stress relief, building confidence and making new friends. Campus330 activities are …

/ 11th October 2015