A Bishop Burton College football team has reached the last 16 in the country for the first time in its history.
Sport is a big part of life here at Bishop Burton and we aim to encourage a healthy and balanced lifestyle amongst our members, through involvement in sporting and fitness activity, as well as providing a platform for those who have the ability and desire to be successful at the highest level possible.
The expertise and facilities combined create an environment that enables our teams to perform at the highest level in the UK.
From university premierships to the elite leagues in college sport, Bishop Burton is the only college in the north to provide opportunities at the highest level across more than 40 sporting disciplines.
Last season, alongside the launch of BUCS Super Rugby, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) further strengthened its commitment to supporting and growing the game within the higher education sector by investing and supporting universities through the RFU University Partnerships programme.
Following a monumental win in 2014, the England Rugby Women’s team is back at Bishop Burton braving the East Yorkshire rain in a bid to hold on to the World Cup trophy later this year.
In the year that saw the College win countless national titles in Netball, Football and Rugby, Bishop Burton College had lots to celebrate at its annual sports awards earlier this month.
Bishop Burton College’s Degree Football Team has secured a fourth promotion in five years and will now compete at its highest ever level.