February 18, 2018 by Lottie Paterson

As part of the first big Varsity Weekend, Lacrosse Varsity will take place at Oxf*rd University Parks on Saturday 24th February. With five teams plus three alumni matches, it looks ...

February 13, 2018 by Abigail Thellusson

With the countdown to many Varsity matches well underway, Cambridge teams from a wide range of sports have been showcasing their talent and handwork with an impressive set of results. ...

February 8, 2018 by Lottie Paterson

The final league fixtures for both the Blues and Kingfishers, were exciting as both teams had the opportunity to win their respective leagues. With the blues needing another point to ...

February 3, 2018 by Freya Wooding

The Kingies took on the Birmingham 2nds this week to compete for the top of the league. Having lost 6-12 to Birmingham in November, we were prepared for a tough ...

February 2, 2018 by Lottie Paterson

With the bare minimum of 12 players, a somewhat depleted Cambridge team made our way to Bristol, to try and secure a crucial win to keep our position as top of ...

January 27, 2018 by Freya Wooding

With the Kingies facing Oxf*rd just a month before Varsity, the team was prepared for a tense and important game. Cambridge came out on top earlier in the season beating ...
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January 27, 2018 by Abigail Thellusson

Despite there being few matches this week, due to the earliness of term, Cambridge still managed to produce some impressive results. Vote below to crown your favourite Blues the first TOTW ...

November 24, 2017 by Tom Goulding

The Blue Bird caught up with the FIVE members of CUWLC selected for the England Senior squad this year.

November 23, 2017 by Lottie Paterson

In their sixth league fixture this term, the Lacrosse team put in another strong performance to maximise our goal difference as they head into the business end of the league fixtures. The ...
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November 17, 2017 by Lottie Paterson

In their fifth league fixture of the term, the Lacrosse team took another three points with a convincing win away in Exeter. After 5 hours of travelling the blues arrived, unusually, with ...
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November 14, 2017 by Annie Lyons

On the up side: cardio, stamina and wrist strength.
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November 9, 2017 by Abigail Thellusson

The motto of the week has to be GDBO: with victories over Oxf*rd in lacrosse and athletics, Cambridge Women have been showing the Dark Blues how it’s done. Elsewhere, we ...
Photo Credits: Kate Wareing

November 5, 2017 by Kate Wareing

With the Kingies set to play Nottingham away as part of the closely fought league, we were anticipating a tight game. After a thorough warm-up, we were ready to put ...
A happy Cambridge team after demolishing Birmingham. Photo credits: Ben Lin

November 4, 2017 by Kris Jensen

On a bright Sunday afternoon, the Cambridge University Mixed Lacrosse team crossed sticks with their Birmingham counterparts in our first home game of the season. Man of the match Cameron ...
Photo credit: Katherine Phillips

October 20, 2017 by Katherine Phillips

Cambridge Mixed Lacrosse vs Warwick 15/10/17 Nerves were slightly raised for our first match of the season away vs Warwick especially with a brand new team, however we quickly regained ...
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October 16, 2017 by Lottie Paterson

Having been runners up in the southern premiership league last year on goal difference to Exeter, the women’s lacrosse team were out for revenge in what was tipped to be ...

October 14, 2017 by Abigail Thellusson

It’s back – vote for your Cambridge ‘Team of the Week’ to decide which team has kicked off the season with the most style!   Men’s Hockey A 3-2 victory ...

October 2, 2017 by Lottie Paterson

As the new Cambridge season kicks off, Lottie Paterson looks at 12 of the best from last year's Varsity fixtures.

March 8, 2017 by James Campsie

We preview the Women's Lacrosse semi-final today vs Durham as they aim to clinch a historic place in the BUCS final.

February 24, 2017 by Lucy Morgan

This weekend, Cambridge will be home to over 20 varsity matches, the biggest light blue weekend of the year! Follow here for live updates on Netball, Lacrosse, Swimming, Water Polo, ...

February 5, 2017 by Leonardo Buizza

Week two saw the return of BUCS, and some high-class performances from Light Blue teams!

January 31, 2017 by Megan Crawford

Last week, the Cambridge women’s lacrosse team played Oxford.  Naturally, with only a month to go to Varsity, there was a lot of tension and anxiety concerning this match. Earlier ...
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December 20, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

An impressive 18 wins!
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November 20, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Another cracking week of sport as we near the end of term...

November 18, 2016 by Charlotte Milbank

The Blues and the Kingies both played matches this week. The Blues sealed a great victory against Bath, and the Kingies narrow loss against Birmingham leaves them by no means ...
The victorious Blues squad from Wednesday.

November 4, 2016 by Erik Sullivan

Wednesday saw three teams of Light Blues take on the Other Place. All three returned with their heads held high.

November 4, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Week 4: Lots of high-quality games, with some great wins over Ox**** as well. Who was best?

October 13, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Who has hit the ground running in Week 1 of Michaelmas term? Vote here!
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June 1, 2016 by Izhan Khan

What are the top 5 Cambridge Sport Instagram accounts? The Blue Bird finds out!

March 31, 2016 by Ospreys

The finalists have been announced, who do you think deserves it?

March 29, 2016 by Ospreys

The finalists have been announced, who do you think deserves it?
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February 29, 2016 by Richard Ollington

Roundup of the year so far - who is sportiest?

February 29, 2016 by Izhan Khan

Watch highlights from all the Lacrosse Varsity matches this weekend!
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February 23, 2016 by Izhan Khan

A rundown of all the Varsity Matches taking place this weekend; find out how to stay up to date which each and every one courtesy of the Blue Bird!

February 23, 2016 by Izhan Khan

find out who to look out for in the Men's Lacrosse Varsity Match!
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February 21, 2016 by CUWLC

The teams have been announced! Find out who will be taking on the Dark Blues on Saturday!

February 20, 2016 by Izhan Khan

Another set of key profiles to take a look at; this time, the Blue Bird take a look at Women's Lacrosse!
Former captain Krin Müskens faces off against Oxford in the Varsity Match 2015

February 19, 2016 by Izhan Khan

Another team announcement! This time, the Lacrosse men have released the squad to take on the Dark Blues.
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February 16, 2016 by Izhan Khan

The Mixed Lacrosse team have released the squad who will be taking on the Other Place in Varsity this year: find out who's made the cut!
Former captain Krin Müskens faces off against Oxford in the Varsity Match 2015

February 12, 2016 by Izhan Khan

Bigger and Better! The Men's Lacrosse team have delivered another high quality promo video; watch it here first!

January 29, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Erin Walters-Williams, Ospreys President 2013-14 and CUWLC co-captain in 2012-13, tells us about her shift from History PhD student to working in Higher Education sport, all whilst playing Lacrosse for Wales.

December 1, 2015 by Leonardo Buizza

This week we talk to Eleanor Duck about balancing training between two contrasting sports and the support she gets from college.
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November 7, 2015 by Oliver Garner

The stats are back! This week: The Sportiest Subjects, the Brainiest Sports and How Hard it is for a Fresher to get a Blue?
Sophie Morrill, 3rd year Zoologist and European Champion

November 6, 2015 by Leonardo Buizza

We interview Sophie Morrill, European Championship gold medallist with the England Lacrosse team, Tennis blue and occasional Zoologist.

October 18, 2015 by CUWLC

Read up on CUWLC's latest wins!
Nick Evans unleashes a shot at the Oxford goal in the Varsity Match 2015

September 17, 2015 by Stuart Cummings

Open to players of all levels, anyone can give it a go
Ox v Cam Oxford Cambridge who won the most varsities so far

July 29, 2015 by The Blue Bird

Roundup of the year - who was sportiest?
Blues 2015

March 10, 2015 by Hattie Wilson

CUWLC Blues dominated in Saturday's Varsity match, resulting in a 15-5 victory for the light Blues!

March 7, 2015 by Izhan Khan

Live updates on all of the Varsity games happening today!

March 6, 2015 by Izhan Khan

The results are in; congratulations to the Lacrosse Men!

March 6, 2015 by Izhan Khan

It's Varsity Weekend! IZHAN KHAN takes you through what's on and how to stay up to date.
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March 4, 2015 by Izhan Khan

The Blue Bird wants to know which varsity promo video you think is best; get voting!
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March 2, 2015 by Izhan Khan

Another varsity video for you to enjoy, this time from the Men's Lacrosse team.
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February 28, 2015 by Hattie Wilson and India Dunn

Both the Blues and Kingies make it through to the BUCS semi-finals in style. Two resounding wins a week before Varsity: CUWLC are ready and rearing to go!
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February 28, 2015 by Jonny Evans and Hattie Wilson

Men's Lacrosse announce their Varsity Squad, one week ahead of the big day!

February 27, 2015 by Izhan Khan

It's the turn of the Lacrosse team to release their varsity promo video - check it out below!

February 21, 2015 by Jack Congdon

In Defence of the Blue: In his first column Jack Congdon looks beyond the blazer and considers what it means to represent the University in top level sport.

February 20, 2015 by Jonny Dungay

Jonny Dungay speaks about the provision of university facilities

February 13, 2015 by Blue Bird News

Lots of silverware this week, and some fine contributions towards it!

February 13, 2015 by Blue Bird News

Another set of good results from Cambridge teams recognised in this week's poll!
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February 13, 2015 by Sophie Morrill

Another victory against Oxf*rd in the final league match of the season secures the Blues yet another year at the top.

February 7, 2015 by Blue Bird News

The second edition of this feature is here as Cambridge sports teams put in some more stunning performances

February 7, 2015 by Blue Bird News

There were some more impressive personal performances from Cambridge athletes
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February 4, 2015 by Hattie Wilson

With the Blues match against Oxf*rd cancelled due to weather conditions, the Kingies headed to Nottingham to take them on for the second time this season.

February 2, 2015 by India Dunn

The women's Lacrosse teams start the term off with two fantastic victories.

December 6, 2014 by Hattie Wilson and India Dunn

Women's Lacrosse make it through sixteen matches with a 100% per cent record after two more strong wins this week.

December 5, 2014 by Ian Middleton

The end of term may signal the end of work until mid-January but for many University sports teams the workload and fixtures continue.

November 30, 2014 by India Dunn

CUWLC continues to dominate in an unbeaten season so far this term. Both teams enjoyed strong wins against Exeter and Kingston

November 26, 2014 by Luke Juckett

Luke Juckett studied as an undergraduate student-athlete in the US before coming to Cambridge. He has experienced two very different sporting cultures and in a very interesting article suggests how the passing of the sports review might develop Cambridge sport.

November 21, 2014 by Hattie Wilson and India Dunn

Another double victory for CUWLC makes it 12 out of 12 for the light Blues. Can women's Lacrosse make it to Christmas unbeaten?

November 20, 2014 by Bridey Addison-Child

Bridey Addison-Child delves in to the issue of gender inequality.

November 19, 2014 by Hattie Wilson

In her second column, Hattie Wilson explores the highs and lows of aggression in sport.
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November 13, 2014 by Emilie Delacave and Francesca Hirst

With two players out of action from injuries, the matches this week could have been tricky but CUWLC pulled off two more spectacular wins to continue their winning streak

November 6, 2014 by Hattie Wilson and India Dunn

Cambridge Women's Lacrosse have made it eight wins in eight matches with a double victory today.

November 6, 2014 by The Blue Bird

We have four shiny new columnists for the second half of term!

October 30, 2014 by Hattie Wilson and India Dunn

Women's Lacrosse continue their fine start to the BUCS season. Perhaps more importantly, they inflict a defeat on Oxford.

October 23, 2014 by Chesca Hirst and India Dunn

Blues and Kingies dominate against Exeter and Loughborough, things are looking good for the rest of the season

October 16, 2014 by Hattie Wilson and India Dunn

Blues and Kingies started the seasons with two tough fixtures: read on for what happened next…

October 16, 2014 by Jonny Evans

The Blues Lacrosse team started the season in style with a 25-0 victory over the University of East Anglia.

October 8, 2014 by Alex Wiseman

Alex Wiseman assesses the challenges of keeping in shape over the long summer vacation for light blue sportsmen and women.

October 6, 2014 by Sarah Lombard

With the two different spheres of College and University sport, it’s unusual for a Cambridge student to try an entirely new sport at University level. Whilst it’s a great way to meet people from other Colleges, a fantastic tactic for relaxing after a long day of lectures and supervisions, not everyone is up to the additional challenge of learning a sport from scratch. These brave souls tested the waters as beginners when it seemed like everyone else could already swim.