Tag : womens

Women of the world unite

2 years ago / 0 comments

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we take a look back at some of women’s biggest achievements from the past few months. Millions take part in Global Women’s March Over five million women took part in Women’s Marches across the world in response to Donald Trump’s election as President. On … Read More

Gryphons Still Set for Promotion

3 years ago / 0 comments

Volleyball team still yet to lose a single set this season Outstanding performances from Anu Vall and Wen Fu LEEDS’ volleyball women kept up their winning record at the start of the season with a comfortable 3-0 victory over York at the Gryphon Sports Centre on Wednesday night. The Gryphons were … Read More

Sport | Women's Basketball – Leeds 70 – 28 Sunderland

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds continued their fantastic unbeaten start to the season this week with a comfortable 70-28 victory over Sunderland. The visitors arrived an hour late due to heavy snow in the North, but it was the flurry of points scored by Leeds that they needed to be most wary of. The … Read More

Sport | Hockey Women's 1sts – Leeds 3 – 1 Manchester

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds Uni 1sts secured their first victory of the season as they overcame a determined Manchester side in a closely contested encounter at Weetwood. In bitterly cold conditions, the game began as a feisty affair with both teams eager to start on the front foot. Good battling play was displayed … Read More

Sport | Leeds' winless start continues in Hockey

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds’ winless start to the season continued in the late push-back at Weetwood as they succumbed to their second 4-0 defeat in succession, this time at the hands of Loughborough 1sts. Having won promotion to the BUCS Hockey Premier Northern league having won the BUCs Northern 1A with an impressive … Read More

Sport | Uni fall 5-1 to Met in Women's Football 1sts

5 years ago / 0 comments

Wednesday’s game came as a shock for Leeds Uni Women’s Football 1sts when they took on Leeds Met at Bodington playing fields. Uni were determined that the game would not be a repeat of Varsity’s head to head, three weeks ago, where Met took a 3-0 victory. However the game … Read More

Hockey heroines in Channel challenge

6 years ago / 0 comments

A group of girls from the University’s Hockey team have completed a gruelling swim, equivalent to the distance of swimming across the English Channel. The 10 volunteers, downed their sticks for goggles at The Edge, each swimming 136 lengths (6.8km) to raise money for charities including Epilepsy Bereaved. The swim … Read More