Carnegie boys can, will & did!

On Superbowl Sunday, February 1st 2015, Leeds University met Leeds Beckett at West Park Rugby club for a Varsity match like no other. Both young teams had everything to fight for, but also everything to lose. The sunshine made a pleasant appearance despite the cold temperature and it was encouraging to see all the fan …

Match of the Week: A knock out boxing event

        This week, Match of the Week headed to a different venue than Carnegie. If you hadn’t heard (or seen the many posters around campus), yesterday was the Boxing Varsity at Oceana, hosted by Voodoo Events. The event saw Leeds Met boxers and thai boxers compete with fighters from York and Bradford …

Match of the Week: Semi-finals

        This week saw a number of teams playing in the BUCS semi-finals, hoping to make it through to the BUCS Big Wednesday, which is now less than two weeks away. Following on from their success at the BUCS Gatorade Nationals, the badminton team continued to dominate their opposition, with both the …

Match of the Week: Rugby Union vs Durham

        Yesterday we headed to the freezing rugby pitch (cup of soup in hand) for the final Match of the Week of 2012. Our last game was a tough rugby union showdown against Durham. As much as we would’ve loved a victory to end our 2012 MOTW coverage, unfortunately yesterday just wasn’t …

BUCS Big Wednesday comes to Carnegie

            British Universities & Colleges Sport, more commonly known as BUCS, is a hugely popular nationwide sporting programme. A whopping 100,000 students take part in BUCS competitions, which through term time, run weekly across universities. In October, it was revealed that they would be holding a new and exciting event …