Tag: Sport

Grassroots Living

A year off sport could be a real setback for an athlete, but lockdown proved fruitful for netball star Serena Guthrie: “Gardening helped me take my mental health to the next level”

By Denise Evans

People And Places

We speak to photographer and director Olly Burn about his moving sport scenes: “I use photography as an excuse to get involved in situations”

By Glorious

Jump To The Beat

Marina Correia describes the euphoria of longboard dancing: “I have developed a kind of unconditional love for the sport. It’s an art and a way of life.”

By Marina Correia

Football Freestyler

Instagram sensation Aguska Mnich is lighting up the world of football freestyle. “I don’t know what’s happening but times are changing”

By Ralph Jones

Defying The Odds

“I knew it would be tough: sharks, wind, currents, swell.” In her own words, Lauren Tischendorf explains the inspiration behind her history-making swim

By Lauren Tischendorf

Double Life

“I remember playing at Twickenham and the next day I was up on a pub roof putting a fire out.” Variety is the spice of life for rugby athlete Shaunagh Brown

By Kate Carter

On The Horizon

“I’m really interested in how we can push ourselves athletically as humans.’’ Paralympian rower Lauren Rowles simply credits hard graft for her sublime success

By Patricia Carswell

In Conversation With Anja Niemi

The art of solitude. The Norwegian contemporary artist and photographer on the empowering effect of embodying a different version of ourselves

By Glorious

Knowledge Is Power

Equestrian sport has traditionally been inaccessible for Black riders. Meet Lydia Heywood, who is setting out to change this

By Jessica Morgan

Stories Of Strength

We speak to author and athlete Haley Shapley: “Often, women see their bodies as form more than function. Strength training helped to shift my perspective.”

By Renee Brincks