News Archive, Month: June 2011

Trio selected for European Under-23 Champs

28 June 2011

University of Bath-based athletes Lawrence Clarke, Danny Talbot and Jack Green have been selected to represent the Great Britain at next month's European Under-23 Championships in the Czech Republic. Talbot and Green are both Sports Performance students at the University of Bath. Talbot, who is coached by Dan Cossins, runs the 200m and is a member of the 4x100m squad for the competition in Ostrava from 14-17 July. Green, who is coached by Malcolm Arnold,...

Toby makes battling junior grand slam debut

28 June 2011

Team Bath teenager Toby Martin made a battling junior grand slam debut at Wimbledon before going down to world number 39 Kimmer Coppejans. The Team Bath MCTA Tennis Academy player, ranked 303 in the junior world rankings, went down 6-4, 6-4 to the more experienced Belgian player in the boys’ singles yesterday (Monday). Toby had to battle back from two games down in both of the sets. Barry Scollo, Team Bath’s Director of Tennis, said:...

Lawrence Clarke training

Athletes impress in landing u23 and u20 titles

28 June 2011

University of Bath-based athletes produced a string of strong performances at the Aviva England Athletics U23 and U20 Championships at the weekend with Lawrence Clarke, Megan Southwart, Danny Talbot and Andrew Pozzi all collecting titles The championships at Bedford were also the trials for the next month’s European Under-23 and European Junior Championships. Lawrence Clarke, the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games bronze medallist who is coached by Malcolm Arnold, UKA National Events Coach - Hurdles, took...

Match Report Athletics: Under 20/23 Aviva National Championships

25 June 2011

Event > Under 20/23 Aviva National Championships roundup Date > Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 June 2011 Results > See below. Venue > Bedford Stadium, Bedford A good weekend for University of Bath athletes Megan Southwart (Coach Colin Bovell, Foundation Sports Performance) won the U20 400m Hurdles in a European Junior Championships Qualifying time of 59.49s and now sits on top of the UK Junior rankings with one week left before selection. She is looking...

Jade Faulkner

23 June 2011

Sport/Event > Rhythmic Gymnastics, group all-round Date and Place of Birth > 21 December 1993, Coventry, UK Height > 161cm Weight > 50kg Coached by > Sarah Moon Date Arrived at Team Bath > June 2011 Biography > Jade began gymnastics at aged six. In 2005 she got into the Great Britain squad and in 2008 she was chosen for the Junior European Championships. In 2009 Jade was chosen for the Australian Youth Olympic Festival,...

England captain steps up the pace at Team Bath

20 June 2011

England rugby captain Lewis Moody has been put through his paces by Olympic gold medal-winning sprinter Darren Campbell on the indoor running track at Team Bath's Sports Training Village. It is part of the Bath rugby player's attempts to hone his sprinting skills ahead of this year's World Cup. Ian Stafford's story can be read on The Daily Mail website.

Kris Gilchrist (photo courtesy Vaughn Ridley/SWPix.com)

Kris ends Nationals campaign on high note

18 June 2011

Team Bath-based swimmer Kris Gilchrist ended the British Gas ASA National Championships on a high note by collecting his second title at Sheffield last night (Friday). Gilchrist, who trains at the British Gas ITC Bath, added the 200m breaststroke title to the 100m he won earlier in the week. Gilchrist shaved over a second off his season’s best to clock 2:10.16 and go fifth in this season’s world rankings. He said: “I felt really good...

Chris Walker-Hebborn

Stacey & Chris complete doubles

17 June 2011

Team Bath-based swimmers Stacey Tadd and Chris Walker-Hebborn both completed impressive doubles at the ASA National Championships in Sheffield last night (Thursday). University of Bath Swimming Club member Stacey Tadd added the 100m breaststroke title to the 200m title she won the previous day. As on Wednesday, she did it in style by setting an English record. Her 1:09.14 saw her win the 100m by almost two seconds. Chris Walker-Hebborn, who trains at the British...

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Power Plate, Vibration Technology

16 June 2011

Now available at the Sports Training Village Team Bath Gym. Only £7.50 per 20 minute session with a personal trainer. Available to members and non members. Just book in at theTeam Bath Gym reception or contact us on 01225 383778 or email Eloise Comer. For a limited time only the Team Bath Gym has exclusive use of a top of the range Power plate. Vibration Technology gives you the same benefits as a 1 hour work out in just...

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Volunteers sought to help at ParalympicsGB preparation camps

16 June 2011

Volunteers are being sought to help out at ParalympicsGB’s next preparation camps at the University of Bath as the British team continues its preparations for the London 2012 Paralympic Games. British Paralympic athletes, coaches and support staff from across a dozen sports will attend the next preparation camp at the University in August. The camps are designed to simulate those being held immediately before the 2012 Paralympic Games, helping athletes to familiarise themselves with their...

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