News: March 2015

Bangor University students selected for the Welsh Universities Football squad

Two Bangor University students have been selected to play for the Welsh Universities football team in representative international friendly matches against Ireland and Scotland Universities.

Publication date: 27 March 2015

Bangor University pumps it up at the Welsh Weightlifting Championships

Bangor University made its mark at the Welsh Weightlifting Championships in Cardiff recently where local sports bursary recipients, a student and a staff member each made podium positions.

Publication date: 20 March 2015

Extremes Research group to investigate altitude illness in Himalayan expedition

This week, academics from Bangor University will lead an expedition to the Himalayas as part of a research project to investigate altitude related illness. Researchers Dr Samuel Oliver and Dr Jamie Macdonald, PhD student Gabriella Rossetti and undergraduate Sport Science student James Pollard  - all from Bangor University’s School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences - will be part of the 55-strong team comprising of medical doctors, scientists and mountain rescuers, who will embark on the expedition on the 20th March, returning on the 25th April.

Publication date: 19 March 2015

An excellent year for Samantha

A Bangor University sports scholarship winner has had a terrific year competing at various judo championships.

Publication date: 17 March 2015

European masters weightlifting

An Opportunity has arisen to be part of European masters weightlifting event hosted at Bangor University between 10th-19th June.

Publication date: 11 March 2015

Bangor Students triumphant at English Weightlifting Championships

Two Bangor University students won gold and silver medals at the 2015 English Weightlifting Championships in Castleford, West Yorkshire recently.

Publication date: 5 March 2015