News archive - 2010

Active 2010: New Year Membership Offer

New Year New You. The best membership offer ... ever!

A Great West challenge for sedentary staff

Four members of staff from the University of Exeter are donning their running shoes for the first time, with a big challenge of competing a half marathon in May.

Exeter helps secure England victory

Victory in the European hockey competition has been secured by England’s Senior Men’s Indoor Hockey Squad which is managed by the University of Exeter’s Assistant Director of Sport responsible for Performance and Competition.

Game, set and match for Exeter coaching

An Exeter school boy recently competed in the British Winter Tennis Season, winning the coveted AEGON Winter Masters Trophy in the 12 and under category. 

High Performance Programme Celebrates a Decade of Success

Since its inception in 2000 the athletes on the University of Exeter’s High Performance Programme have enjoyed success in both inter-university competition (BUCS) and on national and international stages.

Chiefs Promotion

Devon’s premier rugby club, Exeter Chiefs, are celebrating promotion to the Guinness Premiership for the first time in their 139 year history.

Honorary graduands celebrate sporting life

English sporting legend Sir Ian Botham is among those picking up an honorary degree on the third day of summer graduation 2010 at the University of Exeter.

World gold for student windsurfer

University of Exeter student Izzy Hamilton is on top of the world again after clinching a second successive gold medal at windsurfing's RS:X World Youth Championships.

Students make England U20s women's rugby team

Three students from the University of Exeter have been selected for the England under 20s women’s rugby team.

Great West Run 2011 - support the University!

The University is seeking keen and enthusiastic Runners to take part in the 27th year of this superb event. Also why not chose the University of Exeter as your chosen charity (exempt charity X9538)

The Ashfords Corporate Cricket League

Season 5 of the Ashfords Corporate Indoor Cricket League has been won by the defending champions.