Just before Christmas I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to fly out to Barcelona to visit Real Club De Polo. Considered one of the most prestigious and exclusive hockey clubs in Europe and maybe even the world, this opportunity was my golden ticket into an elite sporting organisation. Just the 3 hockey pitches, … More Hockey Sport Scholar, Jack Rolfe, in Barcelona
by James Donaldson This past Sunday, the 22nd of January, myself and 1500 other runners took part in the Canterbury 10 mile road race. A famous foot race that I’d heard about long before I came to CCCU to study for my PhD. This year there would be a lot more involvement with the university … More Race Report – The Canterbury 10, 2017
If you’re staff or a student at CCCU and have always wanted to give skiing a go, you should do TrySport Skiing. It’s on Tuesdays at 6-7 pm for the next 5 weeks and only costs £20 in total. … More TrySport Skiing
I started my journey exactly one year go. Why did i start? My partner used to wake me up and say, ‘Babe, you are not breathing’. But not once did he call me fat or force me to loose weight. Can you imagine being 23, weighing 120 kg and not breathing in your sleep? I … More My Fitness Journey – Arehone
The PlaySport Football League has had an excellent first season so far at its new home at Chaucer School which has already seen everything you’d expect to see in any University football fixture. Grit, determination, the odd nutmeg and plenty of goals. However, this season has also brought something a little different in the form of … More PlaySport Football League
By Laura Reilly, Christ Church Sport Scholar, Athletics On Wednesday 7th December 2016, the Athletics and Cross Country Team began the journey to Lee Valley Athletics Centre for the Southern England Student Sport Association competition. For many, this was to be the first time competing, however I am incredibly familiar with competing at Lee Valley … More Sport Scholar Report from SESSA – December 16
By Spencer Private Hospitals Sport is one of the most exciting activities that there is. Whether you are young or old, it’s guaranteed that it will push you to the extreme, challenge you and heighten your adrenaline levels. But it can come with a price. The competitiveness can damage you and the sometimes unique movements … More Why you should invest in Physiotherapy
By Tom Delahunt I had an email arrive with a multitude of others but on closer inspection I realised what an opportunity it was. A Smart Start programme with the University Sports Centre. I decided to reply and state my interest. The next contact was an invitation to come over to the Sports Centre for … More Smart Start? Yes it has been!
Check out our new Physiotherapy Service at Christ Church Sports Centre! … More Spencer Private Hospitals announce new physiotherapy service at Canterbury Christ Church University
The Kent Women’s Cricket team, sponsored by Canterbury Christ Church University, have won the Nat West T20 competition. Paul Carney, Director of Sport was invited to present Megan Belt and the rest of the team with the T20 trophy during the interval of the Kent v Yorkshire match on 18th August… And it might get … More T20 Champions!