Category : BUCS

Randori National Tournament: Groundfighting Our Way to Victory

5 months ago / 0 comments

On Friday 23rd February, the LUU Jiu Jitsu Society attended the annual Randori national competition, based in the Benham Sports Arena, Northampton. The Randori nationals consist of training and competing with different Jitsuka from different clubs, where the event is run and taught by the most senior instructors in the … Read More

Women’s 1s Crowned League Champions After Northumbria Win

8 months ago / 0 comments

The women’s football 1s have won their league in emphatic fashion, beating Northumbria 2s 5-0 to secure their status as champions of the BUCS Northern 1A for the third year in a row. This is despite having two games of the season left to play, but with the team currently … Read More

BUCS Round-Up: 10th March

2 years ago / 0 comments

Football: The Mens 3rd side beat Sheffield Hallam 3-0 away from home in order to avoid relegation in their last match of the season. Finishing fourth, in a league of six, Leeds 3rds could easily have finished in a higher place. Leeds 2nd, who are currently top of the league, … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Leeds crash out of promotion race

2 years ago / 0 comments

After last week’s disappointing defeat to Beckett 1s, Leeds Men’s Football 1st XI hosted York 1s, knowing that they needed to win this game in hand to keep promotion hopes alive, with Beckett 5 points clear. Uni started poorly and went 0-1 down after a cracking 25 yard drive leaving … Read More

Futsal breeds success for Leeds

2 years ago / 0 comments

When Futsal was first established in 2014, it was just a social sport. There would be weekly social sessions every Friday night where everyone could participate and play for fun. Liam Turner ran Futsal at the time and he managed to pick players that stood out from the social sessions … Read More

Dominant performance in the pool for Leeds

2 years ago / 0 comments

This was a day to forget for the Strathclyde University men’s water polo team on Wednesday. After a 220-mile trip to the Edge, the team couldn’t get their bus parked, leading to the start of the game being delayed slightly. By the end of the match, the Scottish side will … Read More

Men’s Basketball: Leeds dominate Teesside at The Edge

2 years ago / 0 comments

Spare a thought for the valiant players of the Teesside Men’s Basketball team and their faithful supporters. On Wednesday evening they made the 130 mile round-trip from the North East to the Edge, only to be comprehensively dismissed by their Yorkshire counterparts. From the first few minutes of the Northern … Read More

Dominant second-half gives Leeds deserved victory

2 years ago / 0 comments

When fighting for the title, it’s always important to avoid slipping up against the teams fighting for survival. Therefore, Leeds’ Netball 2s will have been delighted with their performance against Sheffield Hallam 2s, as they won comfortably 60-37 on Wednesday afternoon. Leeds started the day tied on points with York … Read More

Valiant effort not enough for volleyball women

2 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds were left to rue a slow start against Hull in this Northern 3B match, as the away side won in straight sets at the Gryphon Sports Centre on Wednesday evening. However, this was a match which could have gone either way, with the home side showing that they should … Read More

Leeds net victory in one-sided encounter

2 years ago / 0 comments

In one of the most dominant winning displays you are likely to see, Leeds Women’s Basketball side comfortably beat Hull 60-24 in their first match of 2017. After winning away against their local Yorkshire rivals 40-28 in October, the home side had the added psychological advantage of knowing that they … Read More