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Gateway College Football Team Storms Through To National Finals

Gateway College Football Team Storms Through To National Finals

The triumphant 12 Gateway students nimbly saw off competition from 16 other College football teams from across the East Midlands in the Association of Colleges (AOC) 7-a-side Football Tournament at the end of 2016, landing Gateway with the coveted place of representing the East Midlands in the National Finals in April.

In the regional heats, the Gateway College team came top of their grouping above Tresham College, Bilborough College and Grantham College to take the shield.   

They had beaten Burton and South Derbyshire College in the quarter-final and, Wyggeston…

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College Team Wins the ‘Blatherwick Cup'

College Team Wins the ‘Blatherwick Cup'

Current and former Gateway students and staff went head-to-head in the annual cricket match hosted by and named after former teacher Graham Blatherwick.  The Blatherwick Cup takes pride of place in the Colleges sporting calendar with members of Gateways alumni and staff forming the Graham Blatherwick XI team and playing the current College cricket team.

Despite some powerful hitting by Shevang Devji and stout resistance from Nigel Reeves and Philip Munden, the team of Gateway College alumni slumped to a 63 run defeat on the hottest Leicestershire day for 137 years. Some…

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Gateway Participate In Leicester Colleges Annual Varsity Sports Festival

Gateway Participate In Leicester Colleges Annual Varsity Sports Festival

 

Over 250 young people aged 16 - 20 from four Leicester City Colleges took part in the annual Further Education (FE) Varsity Sports Festival on Wednesday 22nd April at the University of Leicester which saw Regent College claim the trophy.    

The emphasis of the day was on participation and having fun with Gateway Sixth Form College, Regent College, Leicester College and Wyggeston and Queen Elizabeth I College battling it out to be the champion.  Events ranged from mixed and male and female cricket, volleyball, table tennis, badminton and a football…

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Gateway Win East Midlands Men's Basketball Title

Gateway Win East Midlands Men's Basketball Title

 

Congratulations to the Gateway College Basketball Academy men’s team who beat tough competition to win the British Colleges Sport (BCS) East Midlands Basketball Division 1 2014 title. 

Coach Karl Brown said, "the team have done great, credit to Gateway College.  With hard work we hope the team will continue to improve and win more titles." 

 

Pictured, the team are: Akiel Dublin, Chand Mistry, Ryan Hubala, Kamen Smith, Sam Kirk, Darius Birhenough, Jasampreet Singh, Kyle Mistry.

Each year the BCS celebrates the efforts of colleges and students nationally…

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