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 …

The Empire of David Beckham

David Beckham agreed terms to sign with LA Galaxy in January 2007, national media suggested the move was little more than a P.R stunt to boost Beckham’s transition from athlete to celebrity whilst suggesting that Beckham’s catalyst in putting pen to paper was the option to begin his own franchise in Major League Soccer. Almost …

World Wide University Sports Battle!

    So who here has heard of the World University Games? Basically for those who haven’t, it is a multi-sports battle of the Universities. It is held every year by the International University Sports Federation for athletes at university. Well the 2013 World University Games were officially opened on the evening of Wednesday 11 …

Five Top Tips for Running as a Beginner

    Running is a fantastic way to stay in shape, lose weight, and maintain overall health. It’s a cheap and easy way to exercise; and all you have to do is run, with little gear required. In as small a time as thirty minutes you can get a very complete cardio workout. With all …

Arsenal Vs Bayern 2013 (3-1)

    Peep Peep Peeeeep! The sound that echoed through 60,000 ears, to Signal Arsenal’s dreams of obtaining a trophy since 2005 whistled across the Emirates last night. With team morale down after the fifth-round defeat at home to underdog Championship side Blackburn Rovers, left the North London side with a storm of criticism. While …

En Guarde! – Carnegie Fencing Club

      As we know, Leeds Met offers a plethora of sports and activities for students and staff alike; from athletics to Kung fu, there’s something for everyone. But perhaps one of the less recognised clubs that operates within the Carnegie sports family is fencing. Up and running for five years, the club has …