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VIDEO: Short plots next move after Euro success

Short believes his European Open success shows he is on the right path. 8 November 2018

VIDEO: Heriot-Watt University and Judo Scotland scholar, Alex Short, claimed his first international senior medal after winning the men's -66kg title at the European Open event in Glasgow.

The Edinburgh-born athlete spoke to us about his success and how he plans to continue his studies whilst progressing in his sport.

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Euro golds for Winning Students judo pair

Josie Steele won gold in her first ever senior world ranking event. 8 October 2018

Winning Students judoka, Josie Steele and Alex Short, claimed their first ever senior international medals in style at the weekend as they won gold at the 2018 European Open in Glasgow.

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Scott scoops national awards haul

It's been an extraordinary year for Duncan Scott (pic by Scottish Swimming). 30 September 2018

Swimming scholar Duncan Scott’s remarkable year has been recognised at a number of national award ceremonies as he received four end-of-season awards.

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Winning Students Update Summer 2018

Martin Campbell (l) and Patrick MacHugh (r) have announced their retirement. 31 August 2018

With the inaugural multi-sport European Championships taking place in Glasgow and Berlin, World Championships and national selection processes, it’s been a busy, and successful, summer for our Winning Students athletes.

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VIDEO: Arlett aiming for the big time after completing degree

Maddie Arlett recently completed her Masters degree at University of Edinburgh. 15 August 2018

GB and University of Edinburgh rower, Maddie Arlett, has recently completed her MSc in Strength and Conditioning and now hopes to go full-time in her sport. She spoke to us about the flexibility and funding that helped her balance studying with international sport.

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