News Archive, Month: April 2013

Freddie Clarke

30 April 2013

Sport/Event > Rugby Union Date and Place of Birth > Coached by > Date Arrived at Team Bath > Course of Study > Sports Performance Club > Occupation > Student Biography > Freddie is a Sports Performance student at the University of Bath and helped the University win its first BUCS rugby title when they won the rugby sevens competition in Bristol in 2014. The University of Bath team went on to represent English Univerities...

Team Bath v Celtic Dragons 290413. Photo: D Holland

Lacklustre Team Bath fall to first home Superleague defeat of 2013

29 April 2013

Team Bath’s Superleague netballers suffered their first home defeat of the 2013 season by 58-66 to Celtic Dragons at the University of Bath’s Sports Training Village this evening. In a top-of-the-table clash Dragons perfectly executed the long ball to their totem goal-shooter Lottysha Cato to great effect whilst Team Bath could not convert their turn-over ball. “Our attacking games was not good enough”, said coach Jess Thirlby whose side had beaten the Dragons in their...

Match Report Futsal > FA National Futsal Super League (Group C)

28 April 2013

Fixture: FA National Futsal Super League (Group C) Date: Sunday 28 April 2013 Score: Middlesbrough 8 – 4 Team Bath Venue: Thornaby Pavilion, Middlesbrough Knocked out of Superleague after Away Defeat to Boro In a must win match for Team Bath, Coach Sion Kitson could not have planned for a better start as his side opened the scoring in the third minute. A quick corner by Parkes found Kitson who rifled the ball to Bell...

Match Report Hockey > Junior Cup & Plate

28 April 2013

The annual U10,11 & 12 Junior Cup 7-a-Side Hockey Competition was held on Sunday 28 April 2013 at the University of Bath Sports Training Village. - U10 Nine teams started the event with Combe Down, St Stephens and hosts Team Bath Buccaneers remaining unbeaten to make the Cup Play-Off Pool. St Stephens kept up their record to take the title from Buccaneers with a decisive 2-0 win. In the Plate the hosts TBB Brigands picked...

Four talented athletes of the month named

26 April 2013

Two judo players, a tennis player and a fencer are the winners of the latest Team Bath athlete of the month awards, demonstrating the breadth of sporting talent at the University of Bath. Judo player Natasha Maslen is one of the two award winners for February. The Sports Performance student won her award for taking individual gold in the women’s under-70kg class competition at the British Universities and Colleges Sports (BUCS) Championships. She also helped...

Lynne Algar

26 April 2013

Title: Athlete Support Officer Joined Team Bath: February 2013 Lynne’s extensive academic and applied background in Sports Performance includes an MSc in Exercise Physiology from the University of Limerick, and employment as a Physical Therapist and Triathlon coach in Ireland. She studied for a PhD that investigates ways to optimise athletic potential. Lynne’s roles at the University of Bath included the development, coordination and management of the athlete scholarship systems, and Team Bath Support Package....

Olympic medallists feature on Sports Personality shortlist

25 April 2013

Two Olympic medallists feature on a shortlist of four talented athletes for the University of Bath Sports Personality of the Year award for 2013. The award is presented annually to the student athlete most judged to have contributed significantly to student sport during their time at the University. Members of the Students’ Union Sport will vote to decide who wins the award and the winner will be announced at the Blues Awards ceremony at Bath’s...

Stacey Francis in action against Mavericks. Photo Dave Roper Sports.

Team Bath maintain 100 per cent record in Showdown

23 April 2013

Team Bath maintained their 100 per cent record in the Netball Superleague Showdown with a hard-fought 60-48 victory over Celtic Dragons in Newport last night (Monday). Team Bath had to battle back from three goals down at the halfway mark to take the victory and end Dragons’ five-game winning streak. And they did it in style, taking the third quarter 18-8 and the final quarter 16-11 to establish a 12-goal winning margin. That means Team...

Hockey at Team Bath, Sports Training Village

Junior Hockey High Performance Squads

22 April 2013

Summer 2013 This programme, in its fourth year, is aimed at talented junior players who want to maximise their potential and increase the prospects of progressing to representative hockey. The programme is run by our Head Coach Jody Paul who is also an EHB Centralised Contracted Coach and England Boys U18’s Coach. The programme is organised entirely by Team Bath and is not part of or in way conflicting with the EHB Standard Pathway programme....

Students’ Union Sport Weekly Update 18

22 April 2013

As the academic year draws to a close, so do our elections processes. I’d like to extend congratulations to those successfully elected onto next year’s Sports Exec. The new team looks extremely strong and I am confident that they will carry on the good work that has been done by this years’ team. Thanks See all the historic Students’ Union Sport updates at our BUCS web page. Jon Gleave Sport Officer

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