Collection OK/34 - University of Strathclyde Sports Union records

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GB 249 OK/34

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University of Strathclyde Sports Union records

Date(s)

  • 1914 - 2000 (Creation)

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0.78 metres

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Name of creator

(1921 to date)

Administrative history

The Royal Technical College Athletic Club was formed in 1921, as part of the Royal Technical College Students' Representative Council. In 1929, it became a separate body with a separate constitution, but still submitted its budgets to the Students' Representative Council. In 1990, the Club was renamed the University of Strathclyde Sports Union.

The Club set up facilities for many sports including rugby, hockey, football, golf, cricket, boxing, fencing, badminton, table tennis, sailing, basketball and swimming.

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Minutes; sederunt books; treasurer's report; handbooks; club magazine; annual awards ball programmes.

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Accruals

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No access restrictions.

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  • English

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