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UCAPP Athlete Profile: Luke McCarron - Triathlon

Name: Luke McCarron

College: Trinity

Studying: Medicine 


How does being a UCAPP athlete make you a better student?

"It forces me to organised and efficient with my time, and I think it gets the best out of me"


Luke's sporting highlights including winning a silver medal at the British Universities and Colleges (BUCS) triathlon championships and leading the Cambridge Men’s Triathlon team to their first BUCS medal. In addition, Luke is currently English National Triathlon Champion and Irish National Aquathlon Champion. Through his example Luke hopes to inspire more people to continue their sporting journeys while balancing their academic aspirations at the same time.

As a TASS Dual Career Accredited Centre, the support student-athletes receive at Cambridge allows them to fulfil their sporting and academic ambitions. To find more information about UCAPP, visit www.sport.cam.ac.uk/ucapp