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Women in Sports: Why Can’t We Play Full-Contact Rugby?

March 3, 2020

Imagine an intense, competitive sport match in a stadium full of enthusiastic crowd. Normally what comes into mind is an image of a popular sport league, such as Premier League, NBA, and Major League Baseball. It is an uncomfortable truth that the vast majority of professional sport leagues are male...

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The Greatest Sporting Rivalry: Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

March 3, 2020

People love to compare. From the days of Pele to Maradona and the reign of Zidane, the footballing sport has seen some phenomenal athletes. In our generation, we are blessed enough to witness two footballers who make the case for being the greatest's of all time - Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. &nb...

Kobe Bryant: The Life and Legacy of a Legend

Kobe Bryant: The Life and Legacy of a Legend

February 12, 2020

On January 26, former NBA player Kobe Bryant, aged 41, was killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, Calif. Along with Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven other passengers passed away due to the accident. The helicopter was on its way to a youth basketball tournament at Mamba Sport...

Quick Fit: A 20 minute workout for you – The Review

Mariam Eapen, Deputy Editor

January 30, 2020

Working out has always seemed to be more of a chore for me rather than something to enjoy. Naturally then, I would not want to spend forever picking out my routine, examining the benefits it comes with and of course the right music to keep me energised throughout the exercise. So, when Adeoyin and Zara told me about the fitness article they were working on, I was genuinely intrigued and decided to try it out for myself. Hopefully, with this review, you will be able to choose the workouts best suited to you and your preferences.   Personally,...

Quick Fit: A 20 minute workout for you

Quick Fit: A 20 minute workout for you

January 28, 2020

Quick Fit: A 20-minute workout for you   Then choose one group of exercises to complete your 20-minute workout (complete each exercise 50secs/10sec rest repeat until you reach your 20 min goal) Jumping Jacks (50 secs) 10seconds rest Burpees (50 secs) 10seconds rest Lateral hops (50 secs) 1...

Meet Your Marymount Coaches!

Meet Your Marymount Coaches!

Zara Zulkifli and Adeoyin Adewunmi

January 21, 2020

Full Name: Dan Lowe Time at Marymount: 1 year, 2 months Sports he likes: Football, basketball, rugby, tennis Sports he professionally coaches: Football, basketball, tennis Inspiration in life: Doing a job where you can give back and reward people Hobbies: Above mentioned sports, cinema...

ISSA Football Tournament 2019

Adeoyin Adewunmi and Zara Zulkifli

November 27, 2019

Earlier this month, the Marymount Football team travelled to Portugal to compete against various schools from around the world for the ISSA tournament. The team made it to the finals, played against the Deutsche Schule London, and came second overall. Fay Kubba, the Vice-Captain, explained that even though they did not win the tournament, the moments that she would not forget were the ones spent with the team in the streets of Cascais, forming memories that would stay with her for life. It was not only the moments off...

Meet Your Marymount Coaches!

Meet Your Marymount Coaches!

Adeoyin Adewunmi and Zara Zulkifli

November 26, 2019

Full Name: James Elden Time at Marymount: 3 years Sports he likes: Tennis, football, rugby, touch rugby, cricket, surfing Sports he coaches: Football, tennis, badminton Inspiration in life: Influencing the next generation Hobbies: Tennis, computer gaming "Supportive, positive and incredibly funny!" - Isabella G...

Meet Your Marymount Coaches!

Meet Your Marymount Coaches!

Zara Zulkifli and Adeoyin Adewunmi

November 14, 2019

Full Name: Alex Clainos Time at Marymount: 4 years, 7 months Sports he likes: Football, tennis, basketball Sports he coaches: Football, tennis Inspiration in life: Family – they always encourage and inspire him to be a better person. Hobbies: Movies (comedy and drama), musical theatre, t...

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