Tag: varsity

DMUFC’s Varsity Clean Sweep

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”http://www.demon-media.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Twitterefde9fd-117062.jpg” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”on” animation=”fade_in” sticky=”off” align=”center” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” /][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”3_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”] Wednesday 27th April saw DMUFC’s 6 remaining teams in action in their rearranged …

/ 9th May 2016

DMU narrowly lose out to UoL at Varsity after refusing to settle for a draw

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”3_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”] DMU narrowly lose out to UoL at Varsity after refusing to settle for a draw Captain Jon Cook lead his team out at Stoughton Road on Wednesday afternoon for...

/ 30th April 2016

Societies, what have you done this year to make you feel proud?

This year, societies have been up to some truly incredible things and raising funds for a number of organisations. We’ve seen the likes of Islam Society being recognised for their outstanding contribution, especially during their Charity Week in February. We’ve...

/ 18th May 2015

Hockey to follow in the footsteps of Mixed Varsity victory

After last year’s incredibly tense varsity games, DMU Hockey Club look to reclaim what is rightfully theirs in the battle at St Margaret’s Pastures. After winning Mixed varsity for the third year running, both the Men’s and Women’s 1st XI...

/ 18th March 2015

Squash ready to serve up a beating

DMU Squash have had a fantastic season, not only entering the Leicester Squash League but also winning their BUCS league and claiming the title. Despite thier unfortunate loss at last years varsity in which they conceeded their trophy from the...

/ 18th March 2015

Trend Report: Varsity Stripes – Missguided Picks

During spring over in the States they have ‘March Madness’, but over here Varsity is coming! It’s that time of year where we hope our DMU sports teams will bring us even more wins following last years results. No doubt they...

/ 17th March 2015

DMU have the edge for Varsity Rugby

A traditional drinking ban on DMU’s varsity rugby players will give them the edge over bitter rivals, University of Leicester, claims chairman Chris Mutton. DMU Men’s Rugby 1st XV Chris, aiming for a victory in his final year at DMU,...

/ 17th March 2015

Mixed Hockey retain Varsity title third year running

After an agonizing defeat against top of the league Welford Hockey Club, DMU Mixed Hockey spent the next 20 hours mentally preparing for the the team’s biggest fixture, Varsity. The winning team: DMU Mixed 1st XI   Reigning champions since...

/ 16th March 2015

Volleyball set their Varsity hopes high for a clean sweep

DMU Volleyball have gone from strength to strength this season and their success can only be expected to continue into the varsity season.   Their BUCS entry for the Women’s 1st Team, a first after three years has seen them...

/ 16th March 2015

Work Hard. Play Harder.

Photo: De Montfort Students’ Union An Australian study published in February, in the International Review for the Sociology of Sport, explored how sport helps people socialise. Community sport organisations, just like University sports clubs, are often “credited with helping improve a...

/ 13th March 2015