December 2022 news
Loughborough athletes win European Cross Country medals
There were eight past and present Loughborough athletes in action at the European Cross Country Championships in Turin, Italy on Saturday 17 December, where Great Britain & Northern Ireland topped the overall medal table.
Medals galore for Loughborough badminton athletes
The English National Championships took place at the National Badminton Centre, Milton Keynes on 10 and 11 December with Loughborough athletes bringing home a total of 6 medals.
England Rugby icon receives honorary degree from Loughborough University
England Rugby Women’s captain Sarah Hunter MBE has been awarded an honorary degree from Loughborough University.
Lightning successful in Allianz Premier 15s tender process for 2023-24 season onwards
The RFU can confirm that Loughborough Lightning have been offered a place in the Allianz Premier 15s competition from the 2023-24 season, subject to the signing of shareholder and other agreements.
Ultra X co-founder trains for success with Loughborough’s Physiology services (VIDEO)
Sam Heward, an Ultra Runner and co-founder of Ultra X, has shared his experience of undergoing physiology testing at Loughborough University in order to improve his running performance.
Lightning Netball confirm two training partner additions to 2023 squad
Loughborough Lightning Netball are pleased to reveal that Lightning stalwart Lauren Nicholls and rising academy talent Alex Johnson will join the squad for 2023 as additional training partners.
Alumnus Donaldson appointed Head of Para Sport
Alumnus Alasdair Donaldson has been appointed Loughborough University’s new Head of Para Sport.
Wonderful Wiffen breaks yet more Irish records
Loughborough swimmer Daniel Wiffen continued his remarkable recent form to break two new Irish records at the 2022 Scottish National Championships in Edinburgh.
Loughborough University selected as new England Athletics Talent Hub
Loughborough University has announced a new partnership with England Athletics that will see it become a new national Talent Hub.
Loughborough University agrees ground-breaking partnership with West Ham United Women (VIDEO)
Loughborough University has become the official higher education partner of West Ham United Women – the first partnership of its kind in the Barclays Women's Super League.