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Team GB Triumphs at U23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championships

22 June 2017

Many congratulations to one of our members, Jack Perry, who made history with Team GB after claiming gold in the Under-23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championships held in Toronto this month. The final against Turkey was a tightly fought match but ultimately, GB were the winners with Jack and his team mate, Ben Fox...

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CUSRC Triumphs at Cambridgeshire County Squash Championships

12 May 2017

Congratulations to all the Cambridge University Squash Rackets Club players who took part in the County Squash Championships recently. Particular congratulations to Ali Hemingway, Nick Brown, and Andy Whitham, who became the Ladies' Open, Men's O45, and Men's O55 County Champions respectively. Nick, who went on to...

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Operational Hours during the Exam Period

5 May 2017

From Thursday 25th May to Wednesday 14th June (and Friday 7th July), operational hours for some of the facilities at the Sports Centre will be temporarily adjusted. The following will be affected: Classes Squash ​ Strength and Conditioning Room Members with off-peak membership will be able to access the Fitness Suite and...

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Congratulations CUWBC, Commisersations CUBC

3 April 2017

Cambridge University's women's boat painted the waters light blue on Sunday as they powered to victory in a course record of 18.34 seconds. For the men's boat, it was a slightly different ending as Oxford pipped them to the post by one and a quarter length in a time of 16.59. Full race reports can be found here (women's)...

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CUDT Waltzes to Victory in China

31 March 2017

After a successful domestic season, Cambridge University Dancesport Team has extended its winning streak abroad with an international victory in China last weekend. The team was invited to send four of its top couples to compete in the first ever China Ballroom Dance Federation International Academy Team Match, competing...

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Annual Report 2015-2016

23 March 2017

The 2015-2016 Annual Report for the University of Cambridge's Sports Service is now available to view here . Besides giving an overview of the governance, financial and operational aspects of the Sports Service, the report also details future collaborative developments with the University, the Colleges and the wider...

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The Cancer Research UK Boat Race 2017 - Crew Announcement

14 March 2017

CUBC and CUWBC announced their crews this morning ahead of the 163rd Boat Race and 72nd Women's Boat Race. The race will take place on Sunday 2nd April 2017, with the women's race starting at 16.35 and the men's race starting at 17.35. The men's line-up is as follows: Bow - Ben Ruble Two - Freddie Davidson Three - James...

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Bishop of Ely to Bless CUWBC Lightweight Eight

3 March 2017

On Saturday 4 March 2017 09:30, at The University of Cambridge Boathouse Bishop Stephen of Ely Cathedral will be blessing a Hudson eight in honour of Ann Catherine Smith, mother of Patricia Smith, a Cambridge University Women’s Boat Club squad member. Ahead of the blessing, the boat will be formally named by Patricia’s...

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Women's Ice Hockey Team Geared Up for Varsity

28 February 2017

Cambridge University Womens' Ice Hockey Club (CUWIHC) has dominated the southern division’s league games this year. 2016-17 has been a record breaking season for us and our best on record. We have won all of our games and officially won the league in our most recent game against UCL that finished 26-3. These results should...

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Fastest Women's Crew at Quintin Head

1 February 2017

CUWBC opened their 2017 racing at Quintin Head on Saturday fielding the fastest women’s crew of the event, finishing 21 seconds of any other women’s boat. The A crew, entered in the elite category, set off behind the University of London Boat Club. Despite initially getting stuck behind some veteran crews, CUWBC overtook...

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