National Student Rodeo 2017 (The Apocalypse)

We’d hyped it up for months. Our team of two from last year had increased to 8 (plus two on safety). The costumes had been constructed. The party tent had been packed. It was time for NSR!

Cardiff University Canoe Polo Tournament 2017

CU Polo Team at Cardiff 2017

Half the team got up bright and early on the Saturday morning. The other half decided to sleep in and were the last ones to leave the campsite… Once the whole team was assembled at Taf Bargoed lakes, we watched a couple of matches and then got on the water early to warm up ready for our first match. It got off to a shaky start. Helen managed to bin herself before we even got to the pitch. After finally rescuing her, the team were eager to get started and excited to play some polo!

Whitewater Michaelmas 2016

Receiving coaching from PyB's coaches (Photo credit: Plas-Y-Brenin)

Despite a distinct lack of rain during this term, its moving into winter, therefore it’s time for the club to smash some awesome whitewater. We have definitely done so this term.

CUCC Captain featured in Varsity

Our current club captain, Jon Wall has been featured in Varsity. In the interview Jon discusses the sport of Canoe Polo, how he got into it and what he enjoys about it.

Warwick Canoe Polo Tournament

Our first tournament of the year was at Warwick University. It was a tough tournament but gave several new players valuable experience as we build towards BUCS and Varsity competitions in 2017. A full report is here.