BU Beach Volleyball Scholars open the season with a Bang!

BU Beach Volleyball Scholars open the season with a Bang!

SportBU Scholars and England National Team athletes Harry Jones and Issa Batrane have already been busy on the sand early in the 2018 season, with a number of training camps and tournament already under their belts. In early March, the boys took the trip to Muscat, Oman to compete in their first World Tour Tournament as a team. In hot…

Move to South Africa

Move to South Africa

    After getting a placement job in Stellenbosch, I decided to move out there for the British winter season 2017/18. The Mediterranean climate and hilly terrain of Stellenbosch make it a very popular destination for many top athletes. I train under coaches responsible for repeated success at World, Commonwealth, Olympic and Paralympic levels in both triathlon and its individual…

BU Battles to Gold

BU Battles to Gold

Two Bournemouth University sport scholars compete at the first two British Student Taekwondo Federation’s Championships. On the 19th of November the first of the British Student Taekwondo Federation competitions – the Imperial College Open – was held at the Jean Brown Indoor Arena in Essex. Representing Bournemouth University was Akvile Janaviciute and Immi Hand. After an early start the athletes,…