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UoN Sport Hall of Fame | Deryck Murray

Industrial Economics graduate and International Cricketer, Deryck Murray, was vice- captain of the historic West Indies side that won the first Cricket World Cup in 1975, only three years after…

From  Charlotte Gauja on July 16th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

UoN Sport Hall of Fame | Dr. Kristan Bromely

Recognised at speeds of 90mph, the British Skeleton Racer, represented Great Britain at more than 115 World Cup & Championship races and Four Olympic events during his 20 year career. Kristan…

From  Charlotte Gauja on July 16th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott – University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Alumni Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott made history at the London 2012 Olympic Games by winning Great Britain’s first ever gold medal in the canoe slalom event. Best friends since their time at…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Robert Clift – University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Hockey star and alumnus Robert Clift was part of the legendary Great Britain team who won gold at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. In an international career spanning a decade, Clift won 75 caps for…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Annie Panter – University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Hockey star Annie Panter earnt over 100 caps for England and Great Britain in her 10 year international career including a bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Overcoming a series of…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Liz Nicholl: Facilities for elite athletes at University of Nottingham

CEO of UK Sport and alumna Liz Nicholl talks about how important the state-of-the-art facilities available at the University of Nottingham are to elite athletes. For more information visit…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Deng Yaping – University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Chinese athlete of the 20th Century, alumna Deng Yaping dominated the sport of table tennis for eight years from 1989. She won 4 Olympic Golds and 18 World Championship titles and the University now…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2018 0 likes 15 plays 0