Founded in 2014 as LSU Darts, LSU Darts & Cue Sports is a unique and hugely successful society that has a lot to offer!
PLAY. SUPPORT. SOCIALISE. GET INVOLVED!
Whether you've never picked up a dart or cue in your life, or you are a regular to the oche/table, LSU Darts & Cue Sports is the perfect place to...
As you can see, LSU Darts & Cue Sports is not just about playing darts/pool and drinking! Throughout the year, there are loads of ways to get involved including; events, socials, matches, practice and even fundraising!
LSU DARTS CHAMPIONSHIP
"LOUGHBOROUGH'S ANSWER TO ALLY PALLY"
The LSU Darts Championship is an annual darts tournement held in Room 1 at the Loughborough Students Union, in front of a sell out crowd of 400+ students. All members can attempt to qualify for this event, with the best 8/10 facing each other in a knock out tournement to see who is the best.
COULD YOU BE HOLDING THE TROPHY AS THE WINNER NEXT YEAR?
In 2017 Cue Sports was added to the society. Members compete in society tournaments and BUCS Competitions as well as joining the ever increasing number of society socials.
WINNER of BEST NEW SOCIETY 2015
2015 CHAMPIONS of LOUGHBOROUGH & DISTRICT PUBS CLUBS DARTS LEAGUE DIVISION 4
WINNER of BEST SOCIETY WITHIN SECTION (OUTDOOR AND SPORTS) 2015
2016 CHAMPIONS of NORTH EAST UNIVERSITIES DARTS LEAGUE
WINNER of OUTSTANDING EVENT AWARD (LSU DARTS CHAMPS 2015)
2016 CHAMPIONS of LOUGHBOROUGH & DISTRICT PUBS CLUBS DARTS LEAGUE DIVISION 3
WINNER of BEST SOCIETY WITHIN SECTION (OUTDOOR AND SPORTS) 2016
2016 CHAMPIONS of LOUGHBOROUGH & DISTRICT PUBS CLUBS DARTS LEAGUE DIVISION 7
WINNER of SOCIETY MEDIA AWARD 2016
2017 RUNNERS UP in NORTHERN UNIVERSITIES DARTS LEAGUE
2018 CHAMPIONS of NUDL SOUTH DIVISION 2
Matthew 'cue sports' Taylor
Position: Chairman & Cue Sports Captain
Course: Aeronautical Engineering
Career Stats: BUCS Pool Last 256, 160 High C/O
Honours: Pool Premier League Semi Finalist, Played 1 Uni Darts Match
Other Interests: Middlesborough FC, Cricket, F1
Interesting Fact: Raising money for the London Marathon this April! For Eve Appeal
Walk out song: Reach up (Papa's got a brand new pig bag) - Perfecto allstarz
Elliot 'el crappy tan' Taylor
Position: Darts Captain
Career Stats: too many to mention
Honours: NUDL Singles Last 64, big weekender last 128, lsudcs best chat winner x2
Other Interests: talking, being old af
Interesting Fact: unbeaten in nudl singles knockout stages as fell asleep instead of playing
Walk out song: take me out - ferdinand
Adam 'The Finisher' Lofthouse
Position: Social & Media Rep
Hometown: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Course: Automotive Engineering
Career Stats: 100 High C/O, King of doubles
Honours: NUDL Singles Last 64, Beat Matthew Taylor twice at Pool
Other Interests: Karting, Leeds United, F1, Nottingham Panthers, drinking
Interesting Fact: Mentions he does AU Kart every second of the day
Walk out song: The game - Motorhead
Sam 'blucky' Bluck
Position: Stash & Events rep
Course: International Business
Career Stats: 132 High C/O, 5 180s, once put 4 darts in the bull
Honours: beat michael van gerwen in a game of around the clock
Other Interests: west ham united, wales rugby team
Interesting Fact: i get angry when people insult wales
Walk out song: delilah - tom jones
'dci waldo' Robbie walden
Hometown: Wymondham, Norfolk
Course: Sport & Exercise Science
Career Stats: 7 180s, 1 time 126.3 first 9 darts average , many white balls potted
Honours: Wymondham high school sportsman of the year 2016
Other Interests: norwich city, baseball and basketball
Interesting Fact: Once narrowly lost a 200m race to a now profeSsional footballer
Walk out song: Butterfly Effect - Travis Scott