Team Durham Student Experience

Enabling Exceptional People to do Exceptional Things

A Different Perspective

 Annabel Getley  Somehow it is already halfway through my second term here at Durham, time has absolutely flown by and the season is reaching its climax with the beginning of the cup knock-out rounds. For me this season definitely hasn’t... Continue Reading →

The Beginning

Cordelia Griffith Hi, my name is Cordelia Griffith, a 21-year old Undergraduate student athlete at Durham University. I am a cricketer, currently in my third year studying Law. Introduced to cricket at a young age, by my Dad who played... Continue Reading →

Durham, Round Two!

Happy New Year Palatinates! Back in Durham and it feels great!(Tony the Tiger voice) The expected catching up with classmates and teammates about their holidays (excluding the bit about exams, papers, and readings) My holiday included a trip back to... Continue Reading →

Student Leadership: Running a University Sport Club

Sophie Szyszko  Hi, my name is Sophie. I am the club Volleyball captain. I am currently balancing training hard to compete in volleyball with a Physics degree, and everything in between.   Undoubtedly, one of Durham's great strengths as a... Continue Reading →

The Closing Weeks of the Term

The last week review in Durham before heading to Sunny South Florida!!! First must address the night of December 3rd, spent watching the Durham University Orchestra. I have never been to an Orchestra and neither has my teammate, Ben Reinartz,... Continue Reading →

The Final Chapter

  Adam Brocklebank  Hi, my name is Adam Brocklebank, I’m a 21 year old Undergrad student at Durham University. I am studying Sports, Exercise and Physical Activity and play Rugby Union for the 1XV. Having played Rugby Union for a... Continue Reading →

The Last Hill Run

  Sean Richardson I am 19 year old, first year Medical student, and very proud to have received a VC scholarship for rugby from Durham University. I started playing rugby at age 12 at 8 and by age 16 was playing... Continue Reading →

Preseason 2016

Catriona McLellan & Emily Kilner Hello! We are Emily and Cat, we're both members of the DUHC Women’s 1st XI and current Vice Chancellor’s Scholars for Sport. We hope this blog will give an insight into the life of a student-athlete and how we balance... Continue Reading →

A Week in the life of a Rugby Athlete

Buchan Richardson I’m Buchan. Half Scottish, Half English. Born and raised down south of London. Fortunate enough to have represented both countries at Rugby Union at various age levels and now I captain the team at Durham University! I’m studying... Continue Reading →

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