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WIN TICKETS TO THE UNIBET CHAMPIONS LEAGUE OF DARTS | COMPETITION

WIN TICKETS TO THE UNIBET CHAMPIONS LEAGUE OF DARTS | COMPETITION

Buzz are giving away a pair of tickets to the Unibet Champions League of Darts meaning you and a friend could be witnessing the eight-player championship in Cardiff in the flesh this September. While watching the action between the group rivals as they attempt to seal their position in the semi-finals and the final, you […]

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GAVIN CHESTERFIELD: BARRY TOWN UNITED | INTERVIEW

GAVIN CHESTERFIELD: BARRY TOWN UNITED | INTERVIEW

Luke Owain Boult speaks to Barry Town United’s manager Gavin Chesterfield about securing their return to the Welsh Premier League after the team was withdrawn from the Welsh Football League in 2013. How did it feel when Barry Town United returned to the Welsh Premier League? Elation mixed with relief, I suppose. It’s been a […]

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MENTAL HEALTH AND ELITE SPORT IN WALES | SPORT FEATURE

MENTAL HEALTH AND ELITE SPORT IN WALES | SPORT FEATURE

Ben Woolhead looks at the taboo of mental illness within the world of Welsh elite sport. The death in 2011 of Wales football manager Gary Speed sent shockwaves around the globe. That the popular former Premier League player suffered from depression, that he had sought to conceal it from even those closest to him and […]

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GIORGIA RESCIGNO | INTERVIEW

GIORGIA RESCIGNO | INTERVIEW

Former snowboard cross athlete and founder of the women’s alternative sport community Letzshare Giorgia Rescigno speaks with Luke Owain Boult and the reasons for founding the company and the importance of challenging ourselves. What is it that Letzshare does? Letzshare aims to encourage women to try new and alternative sports, get together, meet new people, […]

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2017 ADRIAN FLUX BRITISH FIM SPEEDWAY GRAND PRIX | SPORTS PREVIEW

2017 ADRIAN FLUX BRITISH FIM SPEEDWAY GRAND PRIX | SPORTS PREVIEW

For the 17th year in a row, the Speedway Grand Prix comes to the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. The Grand Prix’s strong history with Cardiff guarantees a well-handled event, further solidified by the stadium’s recent deal to host the Grand Prix until 2021 at the earliest. The heavy numbers game involved in preparing the stadium […]

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GLAMORGAN CRICKET ROUND UP | SPORTS FEATURE

GLAMORGAN CRICKET ROUND UP | SPORTS FEATURE

July sees the beginning of the domestic t20 Blast and a particularly jam-packed schedule for the SSE SWALEC Stadium, with barely a moment’s respite from June’s cricket season belter. Home-side Glamorgan kick-off proceedings on the first day of the tournament (Fri 7 July) with a skirmish against Hampshire, who yielded a victory last year to […]

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CRICKET FIXTURES | SPORTS PREVIEW

CRICKET FIXTURES | SPORTS PREVIEW

June is a busy one for the SSE Swalec Stadium this year. With the ICC Champions Trophy being played all over England and Wales, Glamorgan’s ground will host an array of international fixtures over the course of a month. For those of you who don’t know the format will be 50 overs- that’s a whole […]

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CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL | SPORTS PREVIEW

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL | SPORTS PREVIEW

For the biggest match in European club football, it could only be the Principality Stadium. On Sat 3 June, Spanish giants Real Madrid face Serie A champions Juventus in the Champions League Final – an exhibition of world class attack and defence. Indeed, the Old Lady’s defensive record has been impeccable both in Europe and […]

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WELSH OPEN STONE SKIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS | SPORTS FEATURE

WELSH OPEN STONE SKIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS | SPORTS FEATURE

On the Sunday of the May Bank Holiday, Llanwrtyd Wells hosts the Welsh Open Stone Skimming Championships on the lake at the Abernant Lake Hotel, by kind permission of Manor Adventure Ltd. Everyone’s skimmed a stone on water at some point in their lives, so this is an opportunity to see how your skills measure […]

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ABERYSTWYTH CYCLE FEST | SPORTS FEATURE

ABERYSTWYTH CYCLE FEST | SPORTS FEATURE

This festival is a celebration of cycling in Mid Wales, including town centre criterium racing, downhill mountain biking and a mass participation ride – the Continental Welsh Wild West Sportive, covering all the best roads in Ceredigion. Aberystwyth Cycle Festival also includes fringe events all week and of course brings you all the thrills of […]