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Rich Bielby

Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Extragalactic & Cosmology Group, Durham University, UK

St Ives, Cornwall 09
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RAS National Astronomy Meeting 5-a-side Cup

The RAS NAM 5-a-side Cup is a yearly football tournament held as part of the week-long National Astronomy Meeting. Below I've listed all the NAM Cup finals that I know about, with scores, teams and scorers where I've been able to find them out (hover over a given team name or score to get more details if they're available).

Wins by Institution

Institution WinnersRunners-up
St. Andrews 3 2
Edinburgh 3 1 (1)
Durham 3 1 (1)
Leicester 2 3
Cambridge/IoA 2 1
Belfast 1 4
Cambridge/Cav 1 1
MSSL 1 1
Liverpool 1 0 (1)
Birmingham 1 0
Bristol 1 0
Portsmouth 1 0
Imperial 0 1
Oxford 0 1
Numbers in brackets are stats as part of mixed teams.


YearWinner Runner-Up VenueNotes
2018St Andrews1-1France-Germany-ChileLiverpool (EWASS)St Andrews won on penalties.
3rd/4th place game: Durham 3 - 0 Liverpool.
4 or 5 mixed teams, including both finalists.
2017St Andrews - ImperialHull
2016St Andrews - DurhamNottinghamMini-league of 5 teams (St Andrews A & B, Durham, Nottingham, Glasgow)
2015Liverpool1-1Mixed teamLlandudnoLJMU won 4-3 on penalties.
2014Portsmouth1-1Ed-Dur-LJMUPortsmouthPortsmouth win 4-3 on penalties, Photos and report
2013Edinburgh 6-1St. Andrews St. Andrews
2012Durham 3-1Belfast ManchesterPhotos
2011MSSL - Belfast Llandudno
2010Edinburgh 2-0MSSL Glasgow
2009Belfast - St. AndrewsHatfield
2008Edinburgh - Belfast Belfast
2007Durham 4-0Edinburgh UCLan, Preston
2006Durham 1-1Belfast LeicesterDurham win on penalties
2004Leicester 1-0Cambridge/IoAMilton Keynes
2003No tournamentDublin
2002Bristol 4-1LeicesterBristol
2001Cambridge/IoA -Cambridge/CavCambridge
2000No NAM
1999Cambridge/IoA -LeicesterGuernsey
1998Cambridge/Cav -St. Andrews
1997 -Southampton
1996Leicester 3-0OxfordLiverpool

Some of the above info is taken from Chris Evans.