Sport research uses magic of Disney to encourage girls to play football17 February 2020
A major youth sport programme based on Leeds Beckett University research has been launched by UEFA.Read more
Top five horror films for couples to enjoy this Valentine’s Day14 February 2020
Valentine's Day is traditionally a time to settle down and watch a romantic film with your partner.Read more
National award for work on jockey and rider training programmes14 January 2020
A former Leeds Beckett University Masters student who helped develop a programme for training coaches in the horseracing industry including ex top professional jockeys has received a national award.
Leeds Beckett University Honorary Graduate awarded MBE28 December 2019
Gabby Logan has been appointed an MBE in the New Year Honours list for services to sports broadcasting and promoting women in sport.
Leeds Beckett University student named England Rugby Union under 18s Head Coach15 November 2019
Leeds Beckett University MSc Sport Coaching student, Jonathan Pendlebury, has been appointed Head Coach of England Rugby Union’s under-18s academy team.
Brownlee brothers awarded Honorary Doctorates by Leeds Beckett University8 November 2019
Alistair Brownlee MBE and Jonny Brownlee have been awarded Honorary Doctorates by Leeds Beckett University.
Olympians to receive Honorary Doctorates from Leeds Beckett University8 October 2019
Leeds Beckett University is to award Honorary Doctorates to local Olympians, Alistair Brownlee MBE and Jonathan Brownlee next month.
Carnegie School of Sport building on track with topping out7 October 2019
Leeds Beckett University marked a construction milestone for its £45m Carnegie School of Sport building with a topping out celebration with alumni from partner sports clubs.
Leeds Varsity champions3 October 2019
The university’s sports teams have regained the Leeds Varsity trophy for the 14th time, with an overall score of 102 against University of Leeds’ 78.
Former Leeds Beckett student named UEFA Women's Player of the Year30 August 2019
Leeds Beckett graduate and England football star Lucy Bronze has been named UEFA Women’s Player of the Year – the first ever English footballer to receive the accolade.
Leeds Beckett University students to lock horns in Challenge Cup semi-final22 July 2019
The Coral Challenge Cup semi-final clash between Halifax and St Helens will see four current and two former students from Leeds Beckett University take to the field on Saturday 27 July.