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Historic basketball victory in this week’s Sports Round-Up

The Edinburgh University Basketball Club men’s 2s capped off their season with an impressive victory of 59-48 against Robert Gordon University 1s. This makes the team the 2017 Bucs 2A League Champions and sees them promoted to the Scottish 1A league: a first in the club’s history. The women’s 2s played Robert Gordon’s University 1s […]

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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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Equestrian Club reining in success in this week’s round-up

Despite a very early start, the Edinburgh University Equestrian Club’s D team had great success at their first competition in Aberdeen. Although the team had three riders out with injuries, the girls pulled together with Molly Butler and Kelsey Bodden subbing in. The team finished in 3rd place, whilst Bodden also gained an individual 3rd […]

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Fox-Pitt’s injury reminds us that not all sport is risk free

Following a heavy fall at the World Young Horse Championships in France last week, British eventer William Fox-Pitt is reportedly in a stable condition in hospital. The former world number one is in a sedated state after suffering a head trauma after becoming unseated from his horse Reinstated. The shocking incident has reverberated around both […]