Varsity, one of the biggest events in the sporting calendar is back for 2017 having gone from strength to strength gaining even more participation and spectators than ever before. Last year saw the Ice Hockey final set a new record for the highest attendance at a Varsity ice hockey game outside of North America.
Category: Varsity 2017
On Saturday 17th December athletes from Sheff Ski and SHU Snow left Sheffield ready to take on The Alps. Hundreds of students from both Universities were ready to compete and spectate at Snow Sports 2016, the annual competition between The University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University.
This year’s Varsity competition has marked the twentieth year of Varsity, and what a competition it has been. It has been neck and neck throughout, with both Universities drawing on a number of days the competition has been tight. However, the overall score for this year’s competition was 42-35 with University of Sheffield retaining the title for the fourth year running.