News Archive, Month: September 2021

Team Bath Netball ready to get fast and furious as Fast5 All-Stars tournament returns

16 September 2021

Fast5 All-Stars is returning this Autumn and Team Bath Netball will once again be among the eight teams bidding for success at London’s Copper Box Arena. It will be the fourth time the exciting, fast-paced tournament has been played, with the Blue & Gold looking to go one better than their best performance to date – runners-up in the inaugural competition in 2017. Also taking part are the other teams that finished in the top...

Ben Jones in action at Uk Pro League

Jones through to semis on UK Pro League debut

16 September 2021

University of Bath alumnus Ben Jones won through to the semi-finals of the televised UK Pro League tennis tournament taking place this week at the Team Bath Sports Training Village but has since had to withdraw. Previously, undefeated Jones, who is making his debut in the series, came through from the groups after a tough three-set win over David Quayle on Wednesday.  He was the first man to progress this far. "It’s a fantastic event”,...

More chances to enjoy a daily workout indoors, outdoors or online as group exercise timetable is expanded for Autumn 2021

16 September 2021

Nearly 70 group exercises classes - indoor, outdoor and virtual - will be available to members and pay-as-you-go customers at the Team Bath Sports Training Village on our expanded timetable from Monday 20th September. There will be opportunities to enjoy an invigorating fitness class seven days a week with the 17 different types of session meaning there is something for everyone, from yoga and pilates to HIIT and Zumba. Most of the classes will take...

UK Pro League coming to Sports Training Village as Team Bath Tennis hosts latest stage of exciting competition won by Emma Raducanu

10 September 2021

The UK Pro League, the televised national tennis competition that helped US Open finalist Emma Raducanu develop her career last year, is coming to the Team Bath Sports Training Village from September 13-19. Team Bath Tennis will host Round 7 of the 2021 competition, which will be broadcast live and sees some of the UK’s aspiring professional players compete in a round-robin format and play-offs to secure League Ranking Points as they endeavour to qualify for...

Team Bath player and coach Anya Le Monnier excited to be accepted onto England Netball Pathway Coach Development Programme

08 September 2021

Team Bath Netball’s Anya Le Monnier is among a handful of coaches nationally to be accepted onto the England Netball Pathway Coach Development Programme for the 2021-22 season. Le Monnier was a training partner for the Blue & Gold Superleague squad last season and also assistant coach of Team Bath’s U19s in the National Performance League (NPL). She has a long-time passion for coaching, having studied Sports Performance at the University of Bath and taken...

Vicky Holland (right) on the podium in the opening round of the 2021 Super League Triathlon Championships in London, September 2021

Vicky Holland takes her place on all-British podium as 2021 Super League Triathlon Championship begins in London

07 September 2021

Triathlete Vicky Holland won a bronze medal as part of all-British podium as London hosted the opening round of the 2021 Super League Triathlon Championship on Sunday. Holland, who trains at the University of Bath, joined fellow Tokyo 2020 Olympians Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown on the women’s podium at the event in Canary Wharf. It was raced in a triple mix format, with the traditional triathlon order of swim, bike and run shuffled across...

Four wins on the bounce help Team Bath Netball U15s secure top-six finish at 2021 School Games

06 September 2021

Team Bath Netball’s U15s produced some brilliant performances as they finished sixth overall at the 2021 School Games. The Blue & Gold, coached by Superleague stars Rachel Shaw and Kirsty Harris, only missed out on a place in the semi-finals on goal difference after finishing third in Pool A. They continued their fine form in the placing matches by beating a North East team 38-11 and Saracens Mavericks 30-27, which extended their winning streak to...

Team Bath Tribe and Team Bath Tennis serving up plenty of sporting fun for children during Autumn term as courses return

05 September 2021

After-school and weekend sporting activities for children are resuming at the Team Bath Sports Training Village for the Autumn 2021 term, with both Team Bath Tribe and Team Bath Tennis serving up plenty of fun. Places are still available on football, judo and netball Tribe courses for the autumn term – visit for details. Team Bath Tennis also run weekly courses for children aged three and over, tailored for age and ability – find...

Tokyo 2020: Paracanoeist Stuart Wood wins brilliant bronze to cap unforgettable summer for University of Bath-associated sportspeople

04 September 2021

Graduate Stuart Wood provided a fitting medal-winning conclusion to an unforgettable summer at Tokyo 2020 for University of Bath-associated sportspeople as he bagged VL3 paracanoeing bronze at the Paralympic Games this morning. Wood, who first took up the sport with the University’s canoe club when he began studying Maths & Physics in 2012, clocked 52.760 in a first-ever men’s Paralympic final for the Va’a boat class that was introduced at these Games. That came less...

Justin Tomlinson MP with Piers Gilliver, Rob Bruniges of Bath Sword Club and Professor Ian White

Minister for Disabled People meets Paralympic Champion and community club representatives during visit to University of Bath

03 September 2021

Justin Tomlinson MP, Minister of State for Disabled People, visited the University of Bath this week to see the facilities used by both Tokyo 2020 Paralympians and community clubs as part of a campaign to encourage more sports clubs to offer opportunities to disabled people. Wheelchair fencer Piers Gilliver – who was back at his Team Bath Sports Training Village training base for the first time since winning gold, silver and bronze in Tokyo –...

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