Cheerleading club wins University of Portsmouth prize

THE University of Portsmouth's cheerleading club has been announced as the winner of this year's Chancellor's Award.

Saturday, 28th January 2017, 6:32 am

The award is presented to the student club or society that was most inclusive during the previous year.

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The club has more than 100 members and promotes fitness by holding one-to-one gym sessions with competition coaches and regular conditioning training.

Vice-chancellor Sandi Toksvig said: ‘I’m passionate that our staff and students should engage with their bodies as well as their minds. It’s marvellous the cheerleading club has won this year’s award.’