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Old Members Sporting Awards 2013-14

The Old Members Sporting Awards are monetary awards given by the College, and selected by a panel, in name of former members of the College. The awards are usually given to a select few students excelling in their given sport(s).
This year two new awards were given for the first time: the Garry Owen award, endowed by Professor Stephen Blyth in memory of a former member of the Buttery staff who played rugby and football for the College in the 1980s and was elected a member of the Marguerites; and the Jeremy Taylor award in memory of our former Head Porter.

Congratulations goes to the six major award winners for 2013-14, as pictured with Senior Tutor Dr.Hunt and Professor Stephen Blyth.

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From left to right

Zara Reid (Full Blue in Hockey) : Garry Owen Sporting Award

Megan Wilson (University Women’s Cross Country Captain) : A C Blyth Sporting Award

Ilanda Goodman (Full Blue in Tennis) : Jeremy Taylor Award

Miranda Pottinger (Cambridge University Netaball Starting Line): Richard de la Hoyde Sporting Award

Andrew Aistrup (University and national Trampoline Gymnastics) : W Blyth Sporting Award

James Hoad (Full Blue Cross Country, and Captain of CU Orienteering club) : Wilfred Wooller Award

Posted on May 5th, 2014 by in Site News

Old Members Sporting Awards 2012-13

The Old Members Sporting Awards are monetary awards given by the College, and selected by a panel, in name of former members of the College. The awards are usually given to a select few students excelling in their given sport(s).

The four major award winners for 2012-13, as pictured with Senior Tutor Dr.Hunt, were:

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Amelia Southgate

Amelia (pictured second from left) is a second-year Natural Scientist and Captain of Cambridge University Womens Association Football Club. Amelia is set to play in her second varsity match later in the year. As well as representing the University, Amelia plays a leading role in the very succesful college football and hockey teams.

Simon Morris

Simon (left)  is a fourth-year Mathematician and President of Cambridge University Lightweight Rowing Club. Simon has rowed for Christ’s M1 for the majority of his time at Christ’s but has also enjoyed competing for various other college clubs.

Anna Pugh

Anna (second from right) is a second-year Classicist and Captain of the Cambridge University Women’s Lacrosse Club. In an extremely successful season for her team, the Cambridge University Women’s Lacrosse Club were BUCS champions of 2013. In addition, Anna also holds a position on the women’s Blues committee.

James May

James (right) is a second-year Historian and a key player in the Cambridge University Association Football Club 1st XI. After receiving a blue last year, James is has been part of a succesful side, performing strongly in BUCS and is set to receive a second blue at this years Varsity match at Selhurst Park.

Posted on April 2nd, 2013 by in Site News