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Student takes part in Bodybuilding competition

In October 2012 second year Sport and Exercise Science student Jack Valler decided to take part in a bodybuilding competition. The UK Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (UKBFF) were hosting their South Coast competition at Portsmouth Guildhall on 28th April 2013, […]

Varsity 2013

Men's rugby dominate Varsity finale

University of Portsmouth 1st 20
University of Southampton 1st 6

As the epic day of sports came to a close, the overall tally was tied at 122 each. The men’s rugby 1sts game was classed as the finale to bring the day to a close and hopefully the winner would […]

Varsity 2013

Women's rugby claim Varsity win

University of Portsmouth 1st 17
University of Southampton 1st 10

After a change of venues, the women’s rugby game was underway at the Clarence Pier pitch. With Southampton only being able to field 12 girls, the format was changed to 12v12. Portsmouth started strong, effortlessly moving through Southampton’s defence and […]

Varsity 2013

Varsity 2013 live blog: live updates as Portsmouth win Varsity for first time

Live and exclusive coverage, photos, interviews, videos, tweets and reaction as Portsmouth record their first ever Varsity win in a cloud of controversy.

University Sport

In pictures: Quad-way tournament