UOB Shine at BUCS Outdoors Despite Funding Issue

Tweet On the weekend of the 4th and 5th of May, the University of Brighton Athletics team competed in the annual BUCS Outdoor Nationals in Bedford, coming away with a total of 4 medals including George Turner’s gold in the mens pole vault. DJ Thomas won silver in the men’s shot put, throwing a massive 15.87, while George Mills won bronze in the 1500m. However, the biggest cheer from the crowd came when Bryn Smith burst through right at the end to claim a photofinish second place to take away…

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Foodies Festival celebrated in Brighton

Tweet The Foodies Festival is taking place in different parts of the United Kingdom.  This amazing event is being celebrated from Brighton to Oxford to the city of Edinburgh. I had the chance to visit the festival hosted in Brighton during the Early May Bank Holiday weekend. More than 200 people displaying artworks, food, drinks from different parts of the world, who were part of the UK’s biggest food festival in Brighton , told us how they were experiencing their day. The great celebration involved more than food and drinks….

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Manchester City- The Cost Of Success

Tweet With Manchester City winning back to back premier league titles, I decided to get down to the last and most important game of the season to see what the hype was all about. With Liverpool achieving 97 points and not winning the title, its only right to state that they were marginally unlucky, with a few defining moments it’s clear that city were a complete force during the 2018/19 season. As I found myself in the away stand surrounded by city fans who had travelled from their hometown, most…

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A brand new stadium: The key to success?

Tweet Another campaign ends in the Premier League after a series of surprises, but the season has not ended for Tottenham Hotspur, the Lilywhites are still to play their first ever Champions League final on June 1st. The North London side finished fourth in the Premier League this season and fans have said they are satisfied with just a top four finish, even if they fail to win the Champions League. It is safe to say that the majority of Spurs fans did not expect much coming into this season…

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Podcasts 101: A beginners guide

Tweet As the popularity of podcasts continues to grow, not just across the UK, but worldwide, there are more and more people who want to make their own – but they don’t necessarily know how. I spoke to Harry Trend, a founding member and contributor of the ‘Pitchside Podcast’ to hear his advice for making your own podcast. If you are an aspiring podcaster then make sure you listen carefully to Mr Trend’s dos and don’ts of podcast creation – it really is much more simple than you would think.

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‘Desire and determination are essential’ – The journey to success for young athletes

Tweet With the Olympics just one year away, 20-year-old George Mills, a runner for Brighton Phoenix athletics club, is eager to breakthrough to the big time after years of junior success. He said that, “it has to be the main goal to reach the games,” acknowledging the professional requirements that are imperative to achieving success in athletics. He added: “Desire and determination are essential.” “The first advice I’d give to an upcoming athlete would be to enjoy it all and put 100% into what you do. After that, I’d say…

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