Roster 2019-20

Each year scholarships are awarded to our most promising and successful Athletes. We are very proud to support the following Scholars for the 2019-20 season. This page is being update in to include all new scholars by October 1st.

Julie Rogers

Event: 100m (T63)
Personal Best: 16.82
Coach: David Norton
Course: BSc Economics
Favourite Athletics Experience:  Competing at two Diamond League meets this season.
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 Amy Odunaiya

Event: 100 + 200m
Personal Best: 12.08, 24.4
Coach: David Norton
Course: MSc Strategic Marketing
Favourite Athletics Experience:  Medalling at BUCS Indoor and Outdoor 2018
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 Piers Copeland

Event: 150m
Personal Best: 3:43.23
Coach: Bob Smith
Course: BSc Economics
Favourite Athletics Experience:
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Joe Brier

Event: 400m + 4x400m
Personal Best: 47.31
Coach: Matt Elias
Course: BSc Sports Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Massage
Favourite Athletics Experience: Winning a medal at the World Juniors in Finland
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Fiona Hockey

Event: Pole Vault
Personal Best: 3.80m
Coach: Ed Thompson
Course: BSc Sport and Physical Education
Favourite Athletics Experience: Winning a medal in my first year at BUCS and then following it up again last year.
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Ciaran Lewis

Event: 3000m SC
Personal Best: 8:58.46
Coach: James Thie
Course: BA Accounting and Finance
Favourite Athletics Experience: Winning Bronze at BUCS last year.
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Jake Smith

Event: 5,000m and 10,000m
Personal Best: 14.42, 30:15.81
Coach: James Thie
Course: BSc Sports Development
Favourite athletics experience: BUCS 10,000m winning silver last year.
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Hannah Tapley

Event: High Jump
Personal Best: 1.75m
Coach: Sharon Haveran
Course: BSc Sports Coaching
Favourite athletics experience:
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Scholarships are typically awarded at £500 per year. Most scholars are also entitled to BUPA medical insurance and free massage support throughout the year. To apply for a scholarship, please follow this link and send a completed form to the Athletic Union. Please be aware that scholarships are very competitive and awards are based on (a) GB international representation  (b) BUCS points contribution (c) personal bests.