Roster 2020-21

Below is the squad from 2019-20- our new intake to be add shortly.

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.