Glasgow University honours sports students
The event, held in the university chapel today, celebrated the significant number of talented athletes at the University all looking to combine a first class degree while competing at national and international levels in their sport.
One of the athletes is Laura Muir, current 3rd year Veterinary Medicine student, who has already been selected to compete in the 800m at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014.
Another is Lauren Gray (photographed) who won the World Curling Championship earlier this year.
Euan Smith, Assistant Director, Sport and Recreation Service said:- “This is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the success of many of our talented athletes that form part of our student body and alumni. We wish them all the very best in the coming year which will be a fantastic year of sport for the city and the University”.
This is is a full list of students receiving bursaries:
|Kite Surfing||Holly Kennedy|
|Track Cycling||Kenny Ayre|
|Figure Skating & Ice Dance||Ashley mitchell|
|Table Tennis||Lynda Flaws|
|High Jump||Nikki Manson|