Getting Fit

Getting Fit

“CrossFit means understanding that fitness is a journey, recognising where you are on that path, and understanding how to move forward on that path as long as life allows you to.” CrossFit is a Millennial phenomenon: but there’s nothing technologically advanced about it. High-intensity, fullbody movements that obliterate the distinction...

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All smiles and cheers at this year’s ActiveWestminster Awards

All smiles and cheers at this year’s ActiveWestminster Awards

The ActiveWestminster Awards were celebrated in fine fashion this year. Held at the Lords, the Home of Cricket, the ground proved to be a fitting venue for the wide array of talent that was on display. Entering into the reception area, guests were greeted with the sweet euphony of Mariah...

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The noble art of fencing is a sport struggling for recognition

The noble art of fencing is a sport struggling for recognition

Fencing has a proud Olympic tradition in the UK dating back over one hundred years to when our men’s épée team won consecutive silver medals in the 1908 London and 1912 Stockholm games. Medals have however been relatively few and far between in the sport since. The painful statistic is...

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Ashes 2017 Preview

Ashes 2017 Preview

As both sides finalise their preparations for the first Ashes test match on the 23rd November at the Gabba in Brisbane, it is the Australian hosts who head into the series as firm favourites. Although going into the series as victors, it is the English side that have been the...

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Shock to the System: Electric Cars and the Future of the Automotive Industry

Shock to the System: Electric Cars and the Future of the Automotive Industry

Thomas Edison once proclaimed that “we will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles”. With exception to the Amish community, Edison’s prophecy came true for most households across the world. If only car manufacturers found it so easy. Tesla, arguably the world’s most famous electric car...

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MoT changes could make roads more dangerous

MoT changes could make roads more dangerous

Campaigners have criticised government planned changes to the MOT test, which they say will make our roads more dangerous. Due to improvements in reliability and safety in modern cars, the government has planned to extend the annual roadworthiness test from three to four years. This plan is currently undergoing a...

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Stars come out to raise money at #Game4Grenfell

Stars come out to raise money at #Game4Grenfell

Jose Mourinho played pantomime villain role with aplomb at the #Game4Grenfell which took place at QPR’s Loftus Road Stadium. The Manchester United manager took to the field as a goalkeeper alongside a plethora of other celebrities, to raise money in aid of the victims and survivors of the Grenfell Tower...

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Iconic London black cab goes green

Iconic London black cab goes green

Geely is a Chinese company that you might have never heard of. But you have seen some of its products on the road, and will soon ride in them. Not only does it own Volvo, which it acquired from Ford in 2010, but it also owns The London Taxi Company....

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NFL International Series – London’s aim to become a global gridiron super city

NFL International Series – London’s aim to become a global gridiron super city

London is set to host four American Football games at Wembley and Twickenham Stadiums, for the first time since the National Football League introduced the NFL International Series in 2007. The playing of four games throughout September and October in the UK capital for the first time (half of a...

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Colin Jackson CBE endorses Sporting Champions at Westway Sports and Fitness Centre

Colin Jackson CBE endorses Sporting Champions at Westway Sports and Fitness Centre

Everyone Active at Westway Sports support even more talented athletes as part of its ‘Sporting Champions’ scheme. Up-and-coming athletes in the North Kensington area have been given the opportunity to gain professional support as part of a local talent development scheme.  Now in its second year, Everyone Active’s Sporting Champions...

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