All of Northumbria University’s sports teams compete under the name ‘Team Northumbria’, symbolising excellence, commitment and success. We have a long and distinguished history of providing athletes in all sports with the highest levels of coaching and other support services to ensure that they are on top of their game.


Team Northumbria News

Stan Calvert Focus: Table Tennis.

Table Tennis M1 Captain Sam Hitchen is raring to go, ahead of his third and final Stan Calvert fixture. Before the Northumria skipper came to the University, Northumbria had lost the Stan Calvert for six straight years, however times did change. “In fir


Northumbria University will yet again call on their Stan Calvert secret weapons as they look to win the cup for a third successive year. Tennis coach Sean Damer and captain Sam Archer will argue it’s no coincidence that since their participation in the

TN Football Head Coach on Stan Calvert Finale.

Derek Forrest has been one of Northumbria sport’s unsung heroes in recent years after his impact on raising the standard of football at the University. The men’s football head coach arrived at Northumbria in 2013 and has since guided the M2 si

Stan Calvert 2016 Kicks Off.

With just over a month to go before the M1 Football teams of Northumbria and Newcastle University go head to head in the 2016 Stan Calvert finale at Gateshead International Stadium. Due to kick-off on Sunday March 6 at 7.45pm, the finale was the subject o

We Are The Champions! Northumbria 2015 Winners.

Team Northumbria have secured city bragging rights for the second year in a row by becoming Stan Calvert 2015 Champions. In doing so, TN made history by retaining the title for two consecutive years for the first time. TN went from strength to strength ov