Women’s County Championship winners and One-Day Cup winners, Kent Women’s Cricket team, were the guests of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh at Buckingham Palace today to receive their trophy. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh is Patron and ‘Twelfth Man’ of the Lord’s Taverners – the UK’s leading youth cricket and disability sports charity and … More Kent Women’s Cricket receive County trophy from HRH the Duke of Edinburgh
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!
Rugby has always been a massive part of my life. I grew up in a household where rugby was on the television at every available opportunity. It was at the age of 9 that I told my dad I wanted to try it out for myself. When I went to my first ever training session … More Lizzy Nicholl – Rugby Sport Scholar
CCCU student, Biba Chuta, has been named Student Volunteer of the year at the 2016 Kent Volunteer Awards and Victoria Buswell, also from CCCU, was awarded Runner Up. They received their trophies at an Awards dinner held at the headquarters of Kent County RFU sponsors, Shepherd Neame. Biba was President of CCCU Women’s Rugby this academic year and has been elected … More Success for CCCU at the Kent RFU Volunteer Awards 2016
by Coach Graham Bloxham Well, where to start? I think the best place to start is at the end of last year where the girls finished on such a high having had a strong season – finishing second in the BUCS league and a record breaking scoreline against Kent at Varsity (44-0). This, coupled with … More Women’s Rugby win BUCS Award
It all started for me at the age of 13. I finally found a local girls’ football team to play in. During my first season I racked up a solid 55 goals! It was only at the end of that season that I thought to myself, ‘this is what I want to do in the … More Nicole Pepper, Christ Church Sport Scholar – Football
The common question I get asked is “who do you play for?” which of course I have no qualms in answering that question; I have always been proud to say who I represent. However, for me the bigger picture is the background and the journey that has been undertaken by the athlete, describing how they … More Hannah Gardner – Football
Hi my name is Jenny Stephen. I am a motorcycle trials rider, and a selected member of the British ACU under 23 squad, competing in both the British and European trials championships. I started riding at the age of seven, inspired by my dad and older brother, and have been competing ever since. Growing up … More Jenny Stephen – Motorcycle Trials