Loughborough University are hosting the biggest sporting event in the university calendar this week, starting on Tuesday 24th March, with the main event BUCS Big Wednesday happening on 25th March.

Princess Anne at the Queen's Birthday Parade 2013
Princess Anne at the Queen’s Birthday Parade 2013

HRH Princess Anne is a Patron for BUCS: British Universities and Colleges Sport. As the first Royal Olympian, students from across the country set to catch a glimpse of Princess Anne, or even meet Her Royal Highness as the Princess presents medals on Wednesday.

As one of the biggest sporting events of the year, Loughborough will host games of badminton, tennis, table tennis, volleyball, basketball, netball, football, hockey, rugby league, rugby union, fencing and lacrosse. Student teams will partake in these sports in the aim to claim the title of champion in each respective sport. The pool of talent is set to be huge, with big battles going on throughout both days.

This week is set to be huge for Loughborough and university sport for 2015. Loughborough truly looks forward to welcoming Princess Anne as well as student sport teams from across the country to our campus.

You can follow all of the action via LSU Media as well as on Twitter using #BUCSBigWednesday. 


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