Tag : Adam Le Roux

Try something new with Adam Le Roux – Quidditch

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This week saw me face my biggest challenge yet. So far I had conquered (sort of), korfball, mastered motorsport and done just fine at fencing, but this week’s task was at a different level altogether. Because this was the week that I took a dive into the world of Quidditch. … Read More

Men’s Volleyball keep promotion push alive after breezing past York

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The Men’s Volleyball 1s continued their strong start to the season with a 3-1 victory over the University of York, but it was anything but easy going for the Gryphons in this tense encounter. In their three matches this season the home side have only lost two sets, showing the resilience … Read More

Water Polo still await first win

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After a narrow defeat to Loughborough in the season opener, Leeds went down once again as Durham took a 14-4 victory at the Edge on Tuesday night. The visitors had finished second in the Premier Division last year so the Gryphons knew to expect a tough match in the pool … Read More

Interview with Leeds Gryphons Womens Football Captain, Eve Griffiths

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The 2014/15 BUCS season gets underway next week, and The Gryphon spoke to Club Captain of the women’s football team Eve Griffiths about the season ahead, and her thoughts on women’s participation in sport. With BUCS promoting women’s involvement in football this week, Eve talked about how the Uni side … Read More

Rugby – Interview with two of England Women’s Rugby Union World Cup winning heroes

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With women’s participation in sport the hot topic of the week, The Gryphon’s Adam LeRoux caught up with Emily Scarratt and Tamara Taylor of England’s Women’s Rugby World Cup winning side during Varsity last week. The pair showed off their silverware during halftime at Headingley, and when asked about their … Read More

Varsity: Mens Volleyball – Uni soar to produce excellent comeback

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A terrific all round performance from the men’s volleyball team saw the Gryphons see off Leeds Beckett in this scintillating Varsity clash, winning 3 sets to 1. Things weren’t always plain sailing for the hosts as they got off to a sluggish start, losing each of the first eight points. … Read More

Varsity: Handball – Inaugural Varsity Handball clash produces a thriller

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Leeds Beckett came out victorious in the inaugural Varsity handball match in what was a competitive encounter, winning against Leeds Uni 29-17. The match started frantically, which to anyone who has watched the sport before, is no surprise. Goals were going in at both ends, with Beckett leading narrowly 5-4 with … Read More

Sport | Moto GP – Spanish contingent out to impress in opening race

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MotoGP returns this weekend in the blistering sunshine of Qatar. It was last November that Marc Marquez became the youngest ever World Champion at the end of a scintillating season, and if pre-season testing is anything to go by, this season looks to be just as competitive as the last. … Read More