Tag: Tournament

Gaming

First in Fortnite World Cup

This summer saw the world’s first esports tournament for Fortnite, the hugely successful battle royale game released by Epic Games in 2017. The event took place in New York’s Arthur Ashe Stadium from 26th – 28th July and featured 100 solo competitors and 50 duo teams competing for prizes from a pool of $30 million….

Sport

Charity Rugby match to take place at UEA

On Saturday 16th March, the annual Potter Legacy Cup will take place at Colney Lane, raising money for two charities. The Potter Legacy Cup is the result of a collaboration between UEA Sport, UEA men’s and women’s Rugby clubs and UEA Touch Rugby. The match is played in honour of David Potter, UEA men’s Rugby…

Sport

UEA compete in mixed Dodgeball tournament

The nature of the sport of Dodgeball, in most instances, splits men and women into their gender brackets, allowing only men to play men and women to play women. The University Mixed Open occurs annually to change the entire nature of the sport itself, it allows for the differing aspects of the women’s and men’s…

Sport

UEA captain George called up for England

UEA men’s Football captain Ben George has been selected for the English Universities team, it was announced today. Centre-back George, from Lowestoft, won the 2016-17 Norfolk Junior Cup at Carrow Road in his first season at UEA, after making the switch from Kirkley and Pakefield when he started his studies. George made his debut for…

Sport

Swimming success at BUCS Nationals

7 finals, several club records and many PB’s made BUCS Nationals 2019 one of the most successful ever for UEA Swimming. The women performed excellently, making the A Final for the Freestyle Relay- Kioni Broomfield, Megan Pirrie, Rikke Nagell-Kleven and Hannah Binning – pushing them up to compete against the likes of Loughborough and other…

News

I’m a President Get Me Out of Here!

On 15 March, UEA Netball Club are hosting an I’m a Celebrity-style event at the LCR where 15 Presidents from both sports clubs and societies go head to head to compete to be crowned UEA’s Best President. Those competing can expect to be experience a process of elimination through various bushtucker trials, with games to…

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