Like the Six Nations, the annual DURFC charity-inspired season opener comes around one time each year, and, like the Six Nations, this year’s spectacle provided its usual dose of raucousness and unpredictability both on and off the pitch.
We preview some of the teams to watch as Team Durham hope to replicate a sensational year. Could they finally topple Loughborough from the top of the BUCS standings?
Team Durham President Matt Bell explains why this is a particularly exciting year to get involved with sport at Durham.
Durham will have to overcome memories of their recent games against Loughborough, where they lost by ten wickets and 181 runs respectively.
A record year of achievement for Team Durham has seen the university retain its status as the UK’s number one team sport programme.
The mid-Easter songbirds had started to sing, and this can only mean one thing: the BUCS Outdoor Championships 2017 was back again at Bedford International Stadium.
Durham’s reputable rowing programme did not disappoint, as no less than nine individuals and crews left Nottingham with medals.