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Top rowers inspire design students

Top rowers inspire design students

Press releases   •   Feb 14, 2020 09:45 GMT

Students on Northumbria University’s Design for Industry degree took part in a design challenge with a difference when they were visited by two of the UK’s best ocean rowers.

England’s biggest ever Boccia Open comes to Northumbria’s Sport Central

England’s biggest ever Boccia Open comes to Northumbria’s Sport Central

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2020 17:29 GMT

North East based not-for-profit organisation SMILE Through Sport, founded by Northumbria alumnus and Paralympian Stephen Miller MBE, is hosting the biggest ever Boccia open event to take place in England.

Sport to promote economic and social development in Zambia

Sport to promote economic and social development in Zambia

Press releases   •   Dec 05, 2019 12:15 GMT

A cohort of five students and staff from Northumbria University will visit Zambia next summer to take part in the Volunteer Zambia programme, an initiative that Northumbria has played a significant role in over the last 15 years.

New world record for Northumbria Paralympic swimmer

New world record for Northumbria Paralympic swimmer

Press releases   •   Nov 19, 2019 17:00 GMT

Northumbria University swimmer and five times Paralympic medallist Taka Suzuki, has set a new world record in the S4 100m Freestyle Short Course.

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A Celebration of Sporting Excellence

A Celebration of Sporting Excellence

Events   •   Jan 05, 2017 17:11 GMT

Guest-speaker Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE, 11-times Paralympic Gold Medal Winner & Chancellor of Northumbria University, will reflect on Northumbria’s Paralympic success in Rio where we achieved six medals, including gold, in what proved to be Great Britain’s most prosperous Games since 1968.

Feb 16, 18:3023:55 GMT

Sport Central Northumbria University Northumberland Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST

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