Queens' Olympians, Blues & Internationals

Queens' students represent the University and national teams in many sports.

Olympians & Paralympians

  • 2012 London       David Knott (2015) - Goalball
  • 2010 Vancouver   Fiona Hughes (2010) - Cross-Country Skiing
  • 1972 Munich        Lindsay Williams (1964) - Canoeing (Candian doubles, slalom)
  • 1964 Tokyo          Geoff Thwaites (1965) - Swimming (200m Backstroke & 4x100m Medley Relay)  
  • 1964 Tokyo & 1968 Mexico  Peter Jacobs (1959) - Fencing (Epee)
  • 1956 Melbourne   Ian Welsh - Rowing (Men's Coxed Eight)
  • 1948 London       Tony Butcher (1944) - Rowing (Men's Coxless Four)
  • 1906 Athens        Francis Edwards (1904) - Athletics (5 mile)

Among many others:

2015-16

  • Eleanor Duck (Natural Sciences): Blues in Athletics and Lacrosse; co-captain of Lacrosse; Osprey of the Year 2016
  • Dr Jamie Roberts (MPhil Orthopedic surgery): Blue in Rugby 2015; Wales and British & Irish Lions international
  • Fiona Hughes (Engineering PhD): Olympic Cross-Country Skier (Vancouver 2010)
  • Ian Middleton (Geography): Men's Blue Boat cox 2014-16
  • Will Reid (Engineering): Sailing Blue and Rear Commodore of CUCrC
  • Tom Harvey (Philosophy): Fencing Blue, President, England Student Five Nations