Roses 2015

Indoor men’s hockey firsts storm to victory

York’s indoor men’s hockey firsts thrashed Lancaster 7-2 in the Tent on the Friday of Roses

Swimming domination for the White Rose

York stormed to victory in both the men’s and women’s swimming events, breaking numerous club records along the way

York Win Roses 2015

York have beaten Lancaster and reclaimed the Carter James trophy

Roses 2015 Sunday: As it happened

Coverage from the final day of Roses 2015, York need 15 points today to reclaim the Carter James trophy

Roses 2015 Saturday: As it happened

Live coverage of all the action from the second day of this year’s Roses tournament

Roses 2015 Friday: As it happened

All the live coverage from Friday of this year’s Roses, right here in York

Roses 2015 Preview: Women’s Rugby

The form guide suggests Women’s Rugby could be on to a winner at this year’s Roses, despite a difficult year for the club

Roses 2015 Preview: Octopush

After an impressive year that included a fourth place Nationals finish, York Octopush are set for victory at this year’s Roses

Roses 2015 Preview: Cycling

York’s cycling club is gearing up for this year’s home Roses, with the aim of putting Lancaster in a spin

Roses 2015 Preview: Men’s Cricket

The men’s cricket is always one of the highlights of the Roses weekend, and this year will be no different as the White Rose look to take all seven points on offer

Roses 2015 Preview: Volleyball

Nouse gets the inside track on this year’s Volleyball fixtures which, as with previous years, promises to be one of the most exciting ties of the tournament

Roses 2015 Preview: Men’s Football

Men’s football has been fallow ground for York in recent Roses tournaments. Can they convert their BUCS progress into points?

Roses 2015 Preview: Badminton

After a chastening weekend last time out in Lancaster, the Badminton club will be desperate to make amends and plunder the significant haul of points available in this sport

Roses 2015 Preview: Darts

The Darts team are looking to thrive off the York home support in their attempt to secure the points for the White Rose

Roses 2015 Preview: Basketball

After the men’s glorious victory over the Red Rose at last year’s tournament, both the men’s and women’s basketball teams return to Roses rejuvenated, looking to win all eight points on offer

Roses 2015 Preview: Swimming and Water Polo

York are usually the dominant force in the pool at Roses, expect no less this year. The White Rose are tipped to take all 16 points on offer

Boxing Clever

All eyes will be on the University of York Boxing Club as they take centre stage on Friday Fight Night. Tom Harle profiles the club ahead of their first competitive bouts

Roses 2015 Preview: Netball

After a second place BUCS League finish, the University of York Netball Club are full of confidence ahead of this year’s Roses tournament

Roses 2015 Preview: Men’s Rugby Union

After a tough year for University of York Men’s Rugby Union, the club will hope to end the season on a high with a dominant performance at this year’s Roses

Roses 2015 Preview: American Football

After a narrow loss to the Lancaster Bombers at last year’s Roses, the York Centurions will be looking to end a disappointing season on a high with a home victory at this year’s tournament

Roses are White

York Sport President sets the scene for the upcoming War of the Roses

Aloe Blacc, Ballroom Dancing and Stinging Nettles: A look back at Roses 2014

Lewis Hill tells the hair-brained tale of last year’s Roses tournament, held in Lancaster

Roses 2015 Preview: Sailing

Sailing has been a reliable source of points for York for the past three Roses but, with the seconds fixtures now worth points, Lancaster are sure to give the YUSWC a tough time

Roses 2015 Preview: Futsal

The University of York Futsal Club are force to be reckoned with in both league and cup, and it will take a massive upset for Lancaster to emerge with a result in the inaugural Roses fixture in this sport

Roses 2015 Preview: Trampolining

The University of York’s Trampolining Club will be hoping for victory in what promises to be a close fought showdown with Lancaster

Roses 2015 Preview: Women’s Football

UYWAFC has been described by Cass Brown as a “huge asset” to the York Sport Union. Can they translate the plaudits into points at this year’s Roses?

Roses 2015 Preview: Rugby League

The fixture will be the Raiders’ second ever match, and their first gave them reason to think that they can be competitive against the Lancaster Lynx

Roses 2015 Preview: Fencing

Based on past performances, the Men’s firsts could go either way. The men’s seconds and the women will need to win to be sure of a victory for York

Roses 2015 Preview: Squash

Promotion and loss of players meant the men’s team struggled this year, in contrast to solid form in the league and cup from the women’s team. History favours the White Rose, and that should continue this year

Roses 2015 Preview: Lacrosse

It has been another successful year for one of York’s powerhouse clubs, as both men’s and women’s sides have packed a punch after promotion. Expect the Black and Gold to pick up 12 points here

Roses opening ceremony revealed

The countdown to Roses 2015 begins in earnest as YUSU announce opening ceremony plans