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The Gryphon asks: is Louis Smith’s ban from gymnastics right following his video mocking islam?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Yes – Michael Everett “A Muslim, a Jew, a Christian, a Pagan and an Atheist all walk into a coffee shop…and they talk, laugh, drink coffee and become good friends. It’s not a joke. It’s what happens when you’re not an asshole.” – Anonymous It seems like every week there … Read More

Whitlock Makes History: Team GB's Greatest living Gymnast

2 years ago / 0 comments

Over the last few days, it is safe to say that Britain was glued to their television screens by the utterly superhuman skills of the men’s artistic gymnastics. Max Whitlock, 23, became Great Britain’s first all-round men’s gymnastics medallist in 108 years after claiming bronze just behind Japan’s Kohei Uchimura … Read More

Sport | Society in focus – Gymnastics

5 years ago / 0 comments

This week we focus on Leeds University’s Gymnastics Society, as they walk us through their average week, how they are performing and the state of British gymnastics post-Olympics. The society specialise in Artistic Gymnastics and, while they do have members who practise free-running, tumbling and trampolining, they run us through … Read More