Sports Conferences – Why Attend?

Three reasons to attend conferences: It's about who you know: conferences are a great networking tool for starters, providing an opportunity to meet and speak with like minded individuals and experts in your field. Stay ahead of the game: as the staging ground for the latest research and advances in sport, attending conferences will keep your practice current and … Continue reading Sports Conferences – Why Attend?


Men’s Rugby Secure Place At Top Of The League

On Wednesday 15th February UEL rugby played Queen Mary’s in a league match at home at East London Rugby Club; an important match for both teams, being first and second at the top of the table. The first points of the match went to Queen Mary’s with an early try, which was also successfully converted. … Continue reading Men’s Rugby Secure Place At Top Of The League

Sports bursaries & funding

Coaching & Officiating bursaries for UEL students UELSports Coaching & Mentoring Programme (click here) UELSports Officiating Bursary (click here) You can also contact us via email:  Sports Coach UK have developed a guide for coaching / officiating funding opportunities. Click here to download. UK Anti-Doping: Become an anti-doping advisor (click here) Individual sports Athletics: Peter White … Continue reading Sports bursaries & funding

Sports Volunteering

Students - check out our latest selection of live volunteering roles related to sport, all found on the UEL volunteering hub (1): a central place for UEL students to search and apply for volunteering roles across London. Here are some current opportunities available: East Ham Active community sports project volunteer (Saturday Walking Football) Volunteer Community Coaches wanted … Continue reading Sports Volunteering

Britain Basketball Federation (BBF) Student Intern

Job Titles: Britain Basketball Federation (BBF) Student Intern Reports To: Basketball Programmes Manager (BPM) Location: BBF Office (London) Salary: Voluntary Appointment: The internship will run for a minimum period of 12 weeks with the possibility of extension to 6 months pending review Hours of work: 1 day a week, with the option to extend dependant … Continue reading Britain Basketball Federation (BBF) Student Intern

Want to be more employable?

UELSports is supporting the Professional Development Award (PDA) run by the Careers and Employability team at UEL, and are pro-actively seeking students who are keen to gain this industry standard award. The UEL Professional Development Award is a flexible employability development programme offering you certification for your involvement in employability-related activities. It is open to … Continue reading Want to be more employable?

Meet Emmanuel Kojo Nartey!

Everyone at #TeamUEL would like to welcome our newest Judo Scholar and Rio 2016 hopeful Emmanuel Kojo Nartey! Check out Emmanuel's athlete profile below. Name: Emmanuel Kojo Nartey Achievements: Olympian and 7 times Senior World Championships participatant - 3 times quarter finalist Weight: 73kg Country: Ghana Training Base: University of Bath High Performance centre. Coach: Juergen … Continue reading Meet Emmanuel Kojo Nartey!