Leicester Chemistry strongly represented at Team Leicester Sports Awards

On Wednesday 10th May over 900 University staff and students will be coming together for the annual University of Leicester Sports Awards ceremony. The 2016/17 academic year has been an incredible one for sport at the University, with numerous strong contributions from students in Chemistry. Congratulations and well done to all of those involved:

Steven Oputa - Team Full Maroon (Men's Rugby Union)

Adam Thomas - Club Colours (Boat)

Hannah Walker - Individual Half Maroon (Boat)

Munashe Fumhanda - Individual Half Maroon (Rugby League)

Angus Hope - Team Half Maroon (Lacrosse)

William Shieu - Team Half Maroon (Dodgeball)

Niall Canavan - Club Colours & Team Half Maroon (Dodgeball)

Josh Prestage - Club Colours & Team Half Maroon (Dodgeball)

Akhil Sebastian - part of the club that won Most Improved Club of the Year (American Football)

For a full list of winners across the campus, please click here


Award Criteria:

Club Colours - For outstanding commitment to, and involvement with, a club over at least two years. Have gone above and beyond their normal duties at the club.

Team Full Maroon - Winning a national BUCS event as a team/Achieving 1st or 2nd in a national BUCS event/winning a league at BUCS Tier One level or above.

Team Half Maroon - For winning a regional BUCS event/Achieving 3rd place in a national BUCS event/Achieving promotion to Tier One of BUCS event/Winning a local or regional non-BUCS league.

Individual Half Maroon - Selection by a regional team or squad/Achieving 1st or 2nd in a regional BUCS competition/Achieving 3rd in a national BUCS competition/Equivalent achievements in non-BUCS competitions.

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