Varsity: What you need to know!

Yes it is that time of year again my friends. Golden leaves are falling and cold winds are rising as the sporting event of the year is upon us once again. The ultimate showdown, posh vs poly, Uni of vs Carnegie! LEEDS VARSITY! Anyway before I get too carried away, the battle for bragging rights …

Fitness Challenge: The Barbell beast challenge

Fitness Challenge: The Barbell beast challenge by Dan Wood, Sports Editor   Summer 2016 has been a good one hasn’t it. Great Britain has done brilliantly at the Rio Olympics and look to do the same at the Paralympics, festival season is in full swing and we’ve actually had decent weather! However as a certain …

Beckett Athletes at Rio 2016

Written by Daniel Wood   Unless you have been living under a rock for the last month you will know all too well that the Rio 2016 Olympics is in full carnival swing. It has been an eventful first week in this year’s mega sporting competition; from painful leg breaks in gymnastics to spectacular achievements …

IMAGE RIGHTS IN SPORTS: A Brief Look

IMAGE RIGHTS IN SPORTS: A Brief Look  Written By Ugochuwku Johnson Amadi, PhD Student, Faculty of Business and Law, Leeds Beckett University Strictly speaking, image rights are the entirety of rights an individual has on their person in relation to the prerogative to commercially exploit those rights to the exclusion of others subject to the …

Leeds Beckett Female Multi Sport Event – This Girl Can & Us Girls Rocks Festival

Leeds Beckett Female Multi Sport Event – This Girl Can & Us Girls Rocks Festival Written by Louisa Harvey   The aim of the event was to encourage more female students to participate in sport and to promote an alternative aspect that isn’t just focused on competition, but a fun recreational approach. There can be …

England V.S Estonia Review

It was a cold Friday night, the England team stepped out onto the field full of hope. They line up, looking determined and focused. The national anthem comes on, and the whole country feels that sense of pride. Eleven men proud to represent their country assume their positions on the pitch, ready to show the …