lion heart

November 14, 2017 by Annie Lyons

On the up side: cardio, stamina and wrist strength.
Squash 2nds/3rds

April 12, 2017 by Matthew Lees and Ellie Kirwan

March 4 saw Cambridge host the joint men’s and women’s seconds/thirds squash Varsity. Catch up on wins for the men and a strong performance from the women with reports from all ...

March 15, 2017 by Tom Goulding

The Blue Bird caught up with the University Women’s Football freshers ahead of their Varsity match this weekend to find out a little more about the girls who are going ...
The 2015 men’s team after an 11-1 victory at seconds Varsity

March 3, 2017 by Matt Lees

This weekend, Cambridge is hosting the 2nds/3rds squash Varsity in what promises to be a thrilling day of action. Meet the teams and get all the information you need about the ...
The victorious ladies! From left, Anisa Shahira, Anira Perera, Laura Mullarkey (PotM), Katie Hanlon (Captain), Miranda Nicholson and Sasha Haco.

February 25, 2017 by Matt Lees

CUSRC Women took a fantastic win 3-2 for the first time in two years, while the men struggled against a dominant O*ford side. The combined Men’s and Women’s Squash Varsity ...
Jamie Giddins

February 25, 2017 by Jamie Giddins

Come and meet the bearded, banterous Real Tennis team!

February 18, 2017 by Cambridge University Squash

With the Varsity Match looming large less than 24 hours away, we thought it a most opportune time to introduce the valiant warriors who will defend the Light Blues’ honour ...

February 5, 2017 by Leonardo Buizza

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

February 5, 2017 by Thevesh Theva

Thevesh Theva gives an update on the CUSRC Men’s Blues start to 2017 in Cambrideshire League. With the Varsity Match a mere fortnight away, the Blues are in great form. ...
Squash 2nds/3rds

February 4, 2017 by Isaac Freckleton

Isaac Freckleton, men’s 2nds/3rds captain, provides an entertaining report of all the action on and off the court. Squash 2nds/3rds Varsity will be held at the Cambridge University Sports Centre ...

January 20, 2017 by Leonardo Buizza

A look back at some of the performances from the end of last year for our first Team Of The Week of 2017!
BB advent 10

December 10, 2016 by Matt Lees

DAY  10 Only one athlete in Cambridge history has achieved 10 blues in a single sport: squash player Harry Leitch, who won his 10th blue in 2013. Leitch studied undergraduate ...
Liley and Lees pose with D-Plate champion Mitchell-Williams at the end of a brilliant weekend of squash.

December 9, 2016 by Matt Lees

CUSRC sent three of its finest athletes to Nottingham to compete in the 2016 BUCS Individuals Squash Championships last weekend in the form of Tom “Mitch” Mitchell-Williams, James “Lily” Liley ...
GDBO blue

November 25, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

We are so close to the end of term, and we’ve had plenty of brilliant performances come in this week! CUSR Men’s Squash: A great squad effort against Melbourn (NB not ...

November 24, 2016 by Thevesh Theva

In keeping with the doctrine that a Captain is elected so that all may have free license to make sport of him, we begin and end this match report with ...

November 11, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

End of Week 5 - who nailed it with the most impressive performance of the week?

November 8, 2016 by Thevesh Theva

Per Luis de imperator; non est in corpore, sed semper in cordibus nostris. Eager to build on a strong 20-1 win against St Ivo, CUSRC PP1 bravely weathered the hour-long ...
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May 12, 2016 by Richard Ollington

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

March 5, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Cambridge went into this year’s Men’s Rackets Varsity (one of the oldest, the Men’s match being established in 1925) as favourites, having won the previous two years convincingly. However Oxford were ...
Ox v Cam 2

February 29, 2016 by Richard Ollington

Roundup of the year so far - who is sportiest?
GDBO blue

February 19, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Squash and Volleyball Varsities are this weekend - look out for them!
photojoiner (1)

February 15, 2016 by Izhan Khan

Key Player Profiles are back! This time it is the turn of the Squash men to be featured!
The 2015 men’s team after an 11-1 victory at seconds Varsity

February 10, 2016 by Izhan Khan

With only 10 days to go, find out who will be representing the light blues in the Squash Varsity Match!
Harry Leitch competes for Scotland

January 24, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Dr Harry Leitch, Hawk of the Year 2014, tells us how he thinks Cambridge could better support its sportspeople.
Harry Leitch competes for Scotland

January 16, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

Dr Harry Leitch has represented Scotland 70 times at squash - hear his thoughts on Cambridge sports, support from the University and being a Junior Doctor!
BB advent 8

December 8, 2015 by Richard Ollington

On Day 8, we take a look at Jamie Giddins and the multiple sports he plays
Who what where why

November 24, 2015 by Alice Durrans

Is there a right and wrong way to select the best players and the best teams?
Djokovic is a proponent of a gluten free diet

October 29, 2015 by Ali Hemingway

Ali Hemingway writes about how to balance a gluten free diet with the strains of high level sport
CUSRC Men compressed

October 18, 2015 by CUSRC

Find out how Cambridge's squash team did in the Cambridgeshire League.

October 9, 2015 by Ali Hemingway

An opportunity for women interested in improving their squash and meeting other players, run by former University No. 1 and Welsh senior squad player Ali Hemingway
2015 Women's winning team at varsity

September 17, 2015 by Matt Lees

Don’t miss the chance to play a great sport and help ‘squash’ Oxford with CUSRC
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?

March 7, 2015 by Izhan Khan

Live updates on all of the Varsity games happening today!

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.
squash team 2k14

March 2, 2015 by Izhan Khan

The Annual 2nds/3rds Varsity Match is taking place on 7th March, starting at midday at the University Sports Centre. The women are hoping to emulate the resounding success of their ...
Winning varsity team with coach

February 21, 2015 by Laura Mullarkey

CUSRC ruthlessly put Oxford to the sword

February 21, 2015 by Blue Bird News

With numerous Varsity matches being played and coming soon, the Blue Bird looks at who is hitting form at the right time

February 20, 2015 by Blue Bird News

The Blue Bird brings you some more impressive performances from around the sports!
squash team 2k14

February 9, 2015 by Izhan Khan

As squash varsity draws closer The Blue Bird can reveal the team that will line up against the other place on 14th February. Watch out Oxford!

November 11, 2014 by Maddie Skipsey

CUSRC are giving away t-shirts, all you have to do is win a point against a blue. Simple!
George Johnson, Blue's Captain, in action.

October 30, 2014 by Maddie Skipsey

Find out, among other things, why the squash have decided to withdraw from BUCS this year.
Cambridge sport

October 24, 2014 by Tom Bennett

The Blue Bird wants to lead a campaign to change Cambridge sport for the better. This is what we're planning.

October 22, 2014 by Lauren Thomas


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.