Winning Students

Gwangju 2015 - Days 1-6

Matthew Carder, Patrick MacHugh, and Martin Campbell have all been in action for Great Britain on the badminton court this week 7 July 2015

The Universiade or World University Games kicked off in Gwangju, South Korea on Thursday and we’ll be keeping you up to date with the 12 Winning Students athletes competing in their five sports. Here’s the story so far:

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Weekend Report - 2-7th July

Gemma Gibbons celebrating her win at the Ulaanbaatar Grand Prix 7 July 2015

A Gemma Gibbons Grand Prix Gold was the pick of the results this weekend, but there were plenty of good performances by Winning Students athletes in various other sports.

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Gwangju 2015 - Days 6-8

Craig Benson, right, collects his second medal of the Games 9 July 2015

All of our athletes have now started their Universiade events, with a few more finished as well, and another medal into the bargain.

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Gwangju 2015 - Days 9-13

Hannah McCook (fourth left) and her GB Golf teammates 14 July 2015

The Universiade closing ceremony today brought the curtain down on a World University Games where hosts South Korea were worthy winners; collecting 13 more Golds than their nearest rivals. How did our Winning Students get on in the final few days of the competition?

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Weekend Report - 7-13th July

Jack McDonald (bottom right) and his Scotland teammates after their European Team Championship victory 14 July 2015

Jack McDonald played a pivotal role throughout the European Amateur Team Championship and won both his matches in the final as Scotland took the title for the second time in six years in Halmstad, Sweden at the weekend.

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Weekly Report - July 22-27th

Lewis McCue's splashing celebration as he and his coxless fours GB team take World U23 silver 28 July 2015

Lewis McCue and his Coxless Fours teammates took silver for GB at the U23 Rowing World Championships on Saturday, in a week that saw Winning Students scholars medalling in a few sports.

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