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The latest news from across the world of sport at the University of Edinburgh

Celebrating Eric Liddell at Melrose Sevens

John McMillan and Claire Cruikshank with Eric Liddell 100 Melrose 7s strip
The University has partnered with the Eric Liddell 100 campaign to compete at the 2024 Melrose Sevens tournament.

Edinburgh Athletes go for gold at the 2024 Aquatics GB Swimming Championships

Luke Hornsey freestyle swimming
Last week 39 University of Edinburgh students travelled to London to take part in the 2024 Aquatics GB Swimming Championships. 

Outstanding Contribution Award for Cards for Care Homes Project

Award certificate
Julie Ann Fooshee, University of Edinburgh Sport & Exercise staff, and Equestrian Club, member, has been awarded the 2024 Edinburgh University Student Association Outstanding Contribution to Community Wellbeing Award for the "Cards for Care Homes" project.

Scottish Running Week x University of Edinburgh Sport

Scottish Running Week, Scottish Athletic Trust and UoE Sport Logo with a purple frame and image of runner
University of Edinburgh Sport becomes the new headline partner of Scottish Running Week which will take place from 3-9 June 2024.

Celebrating the Sports Union Games

SU Games participants holding up SU Games Tshirt
On Wednesday, March 20th, Edinburgh University Sports Union hosted the inaugural Sports Union Games.

BUCS Big Wednesday 2024

Image of Women's hockey team lifting Trophy at BUCS Big Wednesday
On Wednesday 20 March, six University of Edinburgh teams travelled to Loughborough University to take part in the BUCS National Trophy and Championship Finals.

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