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Archery club hit the bullseye in this week’s round up

The Edinburgh University Archery Club took part in the BUCS Indoors National Final in Bristol. All Senior Archers seeded in the top 32, which meant they all qualified for the head-to-heads (‘H2H’s). During the qualifying rounds, compound Sarah Prieels and Hope Greenwood, barebow Jessica Nilsson, and longbow Jessica Nirkko all set BUCS records in their […]

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Kickboxers land knockout blow in this week’s round-up

In the past week, the Edinburgh University Kickboxing Club (EUKBC) had the most successful National University Kickboxing Championships ever. 15 competitors travelled to the University of Leeds to compete against over 150 participants from 15 universities. Six EUKBC fighters progressed into the finals. In the Beginners Lightweight Category, it came down to an all-Edinburgh final […]

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Tennis club have smashing success in this week’s round-up

The Edinburgh University Tennis Club men’s 2s sealed the deal as Scottish 1A champions by finishing the year unbeaten. For a 2nd team to be dominating a top Scottish tier is a fabulous achievement. Both the Edinburgh University Shotokan and Shukokai Karate Clubs competed in BUCS events. In Shukokai, Denisa Gombalova won the first gold […]

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Trampoline club jump for joy in this week’s round-up

The Edinburgh University Trampoline club hosted the Scottish Student Trampoline Open with Edinburgh dominating in several categories: 1st Intermediate ladies, 1st and 2nd Intervanced Ladies, 3rd Intervanced Men, 1st Advanced Men, 3rd Elite ladies, 1st Level 2 Synchro, 2nd Level 3 Synchro, 2nd Intervanced DMT and Highest overall form. EUTC also took 2nd Team in […]

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Edinburgh’s archers toast success in the latest round-up

Edinburgh University Archery Club hosted a Scottish Student Sport League match last weekend, which saw senior and novice teams taking the win. In Ireland at the Indoor Open Competition, two compound archers, Harrisson Ooi and Jordan Mitchell, earned gold and silver. Elsewhere, Sarah Prieels and Hope Greenwood travelled to Luxembourg for the GT Indoor Open […]

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Badminton make a racquet in the latest sports round-up

The Edinburgh University Badminton Club Ladies 1s played against Loughborough University 1s on Wednesday. Despite fighting hard in the singles matches, the 1s sadly lost both games. However, the doubles team ended on a fantastic note, with Edinburgh winning three out of four matches. Edinburgh University Basketball Club Women’s 1s had a tough game against […]

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Netball club see mixed results in this week’s sports round-up

The Edinburgh University Basketball Club’s Men’s 1s won 68-60 against the University of Glasgow this week, but the Women’s 1s succumbed 82-49 to Northumbria. The Men’s 2s lost 76-68 to Dundee University in the opening round of the Scottish Conference Cup, while the Women’s 2s lost 44-33 against Robert Gordon University. The Edinburgh University Women’s […]

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Mixed results for Edinburgh Uni as BUCS heats up

It was a busy weekend for the Edinburgh University Archery Club. Saturday took off with the Whitburn Archers 2.4k Challenge in Sunderland, where EUAC rounded up a wealth of medals. On Sunday, at the Beiter Hit-Miss Tournament in Norwich, Guy Matzkin and his teammate Rebecca Blewett won silver at the Second Flight. Zoë Horseman from […]