Category: Sport

DMU Equestrian Team: Club of the Year

De Montfort University (DMU) has an excellent Equestrian team. They won varsity in 2015 and 2016 and in 2016 they were named Club of the Year too! This year, the Equestrian team from University of Leicester (UoL) withdrew just days...

/ 18th March 2017

Does DMU Have Home Advantage?

Does DMU have a home advantage? The Stats De Montfort University prides itself on being heavy involved in the university sporting world, with millions invested into different sites around the city, including £1 million spent on the watershed and £2...

/ 18th March 2017

Varsity 2017 – Rally Livestream

De Montfort University is kicking off Varsity 2017 with a massive rally and celebration at The Venue! Demon TV are Live Streaming the entire event from their YouTube channel which you can watch below.

/ 13th March 2017

Badders Host First Charity Event

DMU’s Badminton society has put together its first ever charity event in the form of a doubles tournament on Tuesday 14th March, 17:30 at the QEII Diamond Jubilee Leisure Centre. The society is raising money for the English Federation of...

/ 9th March 2017

DMU men’s rugby win Midlands Cup Final against Northampton

DMU were in excellent company yesterday with a large crowd on the sidelines including the rest of the rugby club. Also present was Dominic Shellard, De Montfort’s Vice Chancellor and Matt Hampson, Former England under21 and Leicester Tigers prop and...

/ 9th March 2017

Leicester City v Liverpool – Match Preview

With Leicester dropping into the relegation zone following Saturday’s results and Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool fighting to fix the damage done from a poor start to the year, the stakes for Monday night’s game couldn’t be higher. Claudio Ranieri’s sacking just...

/ 27th February 2017

DMU’s Sport Journalism students receive access all areas tours of the biggest clubs within Leicester

Journalism’s single and joint honour students who take a sports module have been lucky enough to visit three of Leicester’s top sporting sides since returning from Christmas. Around 30 students have had the opportunity to visit Leicester City’s King Power...

/ 21st February 2017

Varsity preparation is in full swing as societies prepare for the biggest matches of the year

Varsity is one of the biggest events over the calendar year and is what a season of hard work leads up to. It’s a time when everyone joins together to support their university in a bid to come out top...

/ 16th 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

Get your skateboarding fix with Bagheadcrew and their new full length film

Well it turns out Leicester isn’t just a city of footballers but a city of skateboarders as well. So you should definitely be celebrating that by going to a movie premier right? Well @Bagheadcrew are offering just that, tonight at...

/ 4th February 2017