Great support for the Blue and Gold in Birmingham today.

Team Bath Netball outmuscle Mavericks during epic conclusion to Super Ten

Team Bath Netball provided a thrilling climax to the Vitality Netball Superleague Super Ten for a second successive year as they battled past Hertfordshire Mavericks in an epic encounter on Saturday. Roared on by a large army of travelling supporters at the Genting Arena in Birmingham, the Blue and Gold – sponsored by Sitec – went blow for blow with Mavericks during three evenly-matched and physical quarters before finally edging clear in the fourth to...

25 February 2017

Team Bath Netball ready for Super 10

LIVE BLOG: Team Bath beat Mavericks 49-42

Team Bath are taking on perennial rivals Hertfordshire Mavericks in tonight's Vitality Netball Superleague Super 10 finale.  The match is a repeat of the last season's bronze medal encounter.  If you can't follow us on Sky you might like this new live blog. Earlier today Loughborough Lightning beat Severn Stars 56-44,  Wasps beat Team Northumbria 70-46, Sirens beat Dragons 73-36. The closest match of the round before the Blue and Gold took to the court...

25 February 2017

Heather Stanning with her Rio 2016 Olympic Games gold medal at the University of Bath

Give Heather Stanning your support on Marathon fundraiser as Olympic champ swaps rowing for running

Heather Stanning, double Olympic rowing champion and University of Bath graduate, is swapping her oars for running shoes as she trains for this year’s London Marathon in aid of a good cause. Heather, a regular visitor back to Bath and a strong supporter of the University, is hoping that students, staff and the local community will get behind her efforts as she seeks to raise money for the Royal British Legion Industries (RBLI), not to...

24 February 2017

The IKON Construction-sponsored University of Bath BUCS Super Rugby squad after their win against Cardiff Met, February 2017

Second-half turnaround secures victory for Bath in final match of BUCS Super Rugby regular season

The University of Bath Rugby Men's 1st XV ended the BUCS Super Rugby regular season with an impressive 25-19 away win over Durham University on Wednesday. Trailing 14-10 at half-time, Bath battled to victory thanks to tries from Jake Allen, Conor McGrath and Jack Davies, and two penalties and two conversions from Hugo Stiles. The result sets up a fascinating showdown between the same two teams in the quarter-finals of the BUCS Rugby Championship - the...

23 February 2017

Top-five finish in BUCS Super Rugby provides positive platform for Blue and Gold

Director of Rugby Aaron James believes the University of Bath have laid strong foundations for future success in BUCS Super Rugby after an encouraging first season in the new national competition. The Blue and Gold men’s 1st XV – sponsored by IKON Construction – play their final match of the regular league campaign at Durham University tonight (6.30pm) knowing they will finish fifth overall having won six of their 13 games so far. They will...

22 February 2017

Cameron Chalmers wins 400m gold at the 2017 BUCS Nationals in Sheffield

Multitude of medals as University of Bath student-athletes impress at BUCS Nationals

The University of Bath won 37 medals – 11 of them gold – as student-athletes enjoyed a successful weekend at the BUCS Nationals in Sheffield, one of Britain’s biggest annual multi-sport competitions. There were plenty of memorable moments on the athletics track, with Sport Performance student Cameron Chalmers – supported by a Thompson Education Trust Scholarship – equaling the championship record of 46.91 as he retained the men’s 400m title. A sensational last leg saw...

21 February 2017

Team Bath Tennis player Amelia Bissett (second from left) helped Great Britain win their qualifying group in the 2017 Tennis Europe Winter Cup

Amelia Bissett helps GB to top-four finish during busy week of international tennis for Team Bath

Team Bath MCTA Tennis player Amelia Bissett helped Great Britain U14 Girls to a fourth-placed finish at the Winter Cup Finals in the Czech Republic. The 13-year-old from Devizes, a pupil at Ralph Allen School in Bath, won three of her six matches during the weekend, including both the singles and doubles during a 3-0 victory over Turkey in the first round. GB were beaten by a strong Russia side in the semi-finals and went...

21 February 2017

Celtic Dragons 41 Team Bath Netball 51. MUST CREDIT: Sporting Wales.

Team Bath Netball looking to step up at Super Ten after winning start to Superleague season

Head Coach Anna Stembridge is looking for more consistency from the Team Bath Netball squad as they look to build on an opening-day victory at Celtic Dragons during this weekend’s showpiece Super Ten event in Birmingham. The Blue and Gold – sponsored by Sitec – started their 2017 Vitality Netball Superleague campaign with a hard-fought 51-41 win in Cardiff on Saturday against a determined Dragons side. Team Bath trailed 11-10 at the end of a...

20 February 2017

Why Team Bath? The reasons behind one of the country’s most promising netball stars relocating to the University of Bath

When her former netball Superleague club Yorkshire Jets announced its decision to wind up in late 2016, England U21 star Imogen Allison became one of the league's most sought-after players. At just 18, Allison had already gained international experience with the national set-up and had been involved in both an U17 Netball Europe and an U21 Australia tour. With clubs up and down the country after her services, she chose Team Bath - a testament...

20 February 2017

Rio 2016 medallist Piers Gilliver back with a bronze as wheelchair fencer returns to action

University of Bath-based wheelchair fencer Piers Gilliver made a medal-winning return to action in his first competition since claiming epee silver at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Gilliver, a sporting ambassador for Team Bath partners MJ Church, took bronze at the IWASF World Cup in Eger, Hungary, as the 2017 international season got under way. There will be further competitions in Italy, the Netherlands, Poland and the United States during the coming months, as well...

19 February 2017

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