After nine weeks of fixtures, avid fans have been left with a scintillating start to the Premier League season.Read More »
On Monday 30th September the Pole Fitness Club was running a taster session. I had been to the stand at the Sports Fayre and as a third–year student I have felt the need to throw myself into as much as I can this year and try as much as I can because trust me, time flies.
I went along and was greeted by a number of the committee members, all of whom couldn’t have been more welcoming, friendly and reassuring to both myself and the rest of the group as I think for the majority (if not all!) this was our first time trying out pole.» >Read More »
On Saturday 2nd November South Africa became third-time champions of the Rugby World Cup.
The game started rockily for England – a sub was called on to the pitch at not even 3 minutes in to the match. And then South Africa got their first penalty: Willie le Roux scored the first 3 points for the Sprinkbok team. England went on to get a penalty in the minutes following and even the scores; this was the tale of the first half of the match.» >Read More »
I have played Futsal on Tuesday nights for six months now and, whilst I am no more skilled and wield no better foot-eye co-ordination than when I started, I have at last found a sport I enjoy and a team I feel a part of. Alas, dear reader I am neither a sportsman or a football fan, but I did need to find something more constructive to do with my free time that wasn’t Wednesday Union, VKs or Netflix. » >Read More »
Friendly, welcoming and inclusive are just a few words I would use to describe Reading University Swimming Club. The club is an amazing way to meet new people who share an interest in swimming, to compete across the county against different universities and also to be a part of a sociable and fun group.
As a club we split in two; the competitive swimmers, for those who want to compete in competitions all year round; and the social swimmers, for those who want to build fitness, and do something they enjoy!» >Read More »
The first game was between England and New Zealand on Saturday 26th October. England defeated the defending champions 19-7 and are now at the top of the league tables.
England scored from 90 seconds in, and continued adding to their score throughout while the All Blacks failed to score until the second half.
The second game was South Africa against Wales and was played on Sunday 26th October. Wales lost in the semi-finals yet again this year.» >Read More »
Knowing where to start when it comes to joining the gym can be really tricky. Here's everything you need to know.Read More »
On Thursday 1st of August, Khadijah Mellah became the first Muslim Hijab wearing woman to race on a British racecourse and win. The 18 year old from Peckham, South London, made history with her mount, Haverland, as they both crossed the finish line to victory at Glorious Goodwood’s charity race, the Magnolia Cup.
The daughter of a handyman and a black belt holder in karate, she developed an interest in horses and riding at an early age but the location of her home in South London made it difficult to do anything about her love of the sport and horses.» >Read More »