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Manchester Swimmer Breaks European Record

The BUCS Short Course Swimming Championships is the first major event of the university swimming calendar. From the 10th to the 12th ...

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UoM made to rue unfortunate late own goal

Fresh from an 8-0 cup win, UoM were hoping to bring some of their cup form into the league where they have ...

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Rowing Club takes gold at home

Saturday the 14th of October saw the Manchester University Boat Club (MUBC) take to the rocky waters of Salford to battle it ...

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Manchester Swimmer Breaks European Record

Posted on Nov 16, 2017 1
Photo: Sam Cooper @The Mancunion

UoM made to rue unfortunate late own goal

Posted on Nov 16, 2017 2
Photo: Manchester University Boat Club

Rowing Club takes gold at home

Posted on Oct 30, 2017 3
Photo: Frances Garnett @University of Manchester Swimming Club

Manchester Swimmer Breaks European Record

University of Manchester swimmers shine at the BUCS Short Course Championships

Photo: Sam Cooper @The Mancunion

UoM made to rue unfortunate late own goal

The University of Manchester Women fell to their fourth league defeat in four after a 2-3 against the University of Central Lancashire

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Rowing Club takes gold at home

Manchester University Boat Club starts the year with Gold at Agecroft Head in Salford

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University of Manchester suffer second defeat

A solitary second half goal was enough to condemn Manchester to their second successive defeat

Photo: Temi Adedeji

The Manchester Tyrants: who are they?

Taking a look at the university’s team in an ever-growing sport

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UoM Women fall to late defeat

Two goals in the last ten minutes for Liverpool John Moores University condemned the University of Manchester to a league-opening defeat

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Women win, men lose: Varsity 2017 – as it happened

The women’s team secured victory but the men’s team were defeated by their city rivals at the AJ Bell Stadium.

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Is university sport a viable alternative to the Premier League?

With ticket prices continuing to rise in the Premier League, more students are finding it difficult to follow their favourite club

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Running around the clock for CRY

The University of Manchester Athletics and Cross Country Club undertook a mammoth fundraising effort this month to raise money and awareness for sudden cardiac death in young people

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Play Basketball with UMBC at The Armitage this Sunday

On Sunday 26th March, at the Armitage Centre from 4pm, the University Basketball Club are holding an event for you to join and play basketball, all in aid of the MS Society

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The Gym: Just a way of exercising vanity?

Going to the gym has its health benefits, but it is turning into a vanity project

Sussex Varsity descends into chaos

Sussex Varsity 2017 took a nasty turn this year as violence erupted between Brighton and Sussex students