British Universities and Colleges Sport

University of Bath Students' Union SportMore than 1,000 students represent the University of Bath in British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) competitions each year and the University holds a strong record of finishing high up in the overall BUCS rankings.

BUCS points table 2016/17 (as of 21/03)

Ranking University League Cup Individual Total
1 Loughborough University 2193 977 3430 6600
2 University of Edinburgh 1800.5 472 2093 4365.5
3 Durham University 2445 1043 756 4244
5 University of Bath 1602 595 1068 3265

Stand-out performances of the week

Badminton: After a very successful weekend at BUCS Nationals, the badminton squads continued their good run of form with three wins and a draw on Wednesday, continuing to make headway through the cup rounds.

Rugby Union: A fantastic win for the 1st team against Durham sets them up with a quarter-final cup match against the same team whilst the women secured a league victory after winning all their matches in the 2016/17 season.

Volleyball: An emphatic victory for the men’s 1’s against Bristol saw some huge smashes and gigantic leaps from the men in blue – a really great game to watch, well done guys! 

Total games: 38
Total wins: 22
Total Draws: 1
Total loses: 15

Students’ Union sport

will-gallowayStudents’ Union Sport Officer for the 2016/17 academic year is Will Galloway who works alongside staff to support students in their sporting endeavours. Will takes on the role of representing students and their views to the university and national organisations.

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Will is contactable via email at or follow SU Sport on twitter (@BathSUSport) to stay up to date.

Get involved in student sport

For the latest information about how to join a student sports club at the University of Bath, see the Student Sport website.

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