Newcastle University has a great reputation for sport, where student life and sport go hand in hand. With over 60 different sporting clubs to choose from, the Athletic Union (AU) is one of the most diverse in Higher Education. From international athletes to recreational participants, over 3,500 students compete as part of ‘Team Newcastle’.



NUSU Sports: An Introduction.

Attention all Newcastle University students! There’s Sport for All at NUSU… Liam Isaac, Inclusive Sport Coordinator at NUSU, takes us through the basics. Here at Newcastle University Students’ Union there are over 150+ sporting opportuni

RUGBY UNION ANALYSIS: Newcastle 32-35 Northumbria.

Another year, another victory: for the second consecutive year Northumbria have bested Newcastle in the Stan Calvert fixture. In terms of their respective league or cup campaigns, nothing was to be gained at Druid Park on Wednesday. However, these teams b

A-Z of Stan Calvert: Part 1.

Not sure what to expect from Stan Calvert? Courier Editor Tom Nicholson presents the first part of an idiot’s guide to the world’s greatest varsity championship A is for Anti-bantz You will no doubt be familiar with banter, that debased term