Motoball – when two great sports collide

Motoball – when two great sports collide

It is always a challenge finding new sports to cover, so I was excited to discover Motoball. Put simply, Motoball is the game of football on motorbikes. In the UK there hasn’t been a team for nearly 50 years so UK Motoball hosted this exhibition match at the Dirt Bike...
Punters love a firm bottom

Punters love a firm bottom

A couple of weeks ago, I was lucky enough to cover this quintessential British event – the Punting Championships. It has to be said that this is one of the most graceful of all river sports. Punting of course has a long history on the river Thames with the...
The greatest show on turf!

The greatest show on turf!

They say it gets easier the more times you do it – I am not sure that’s right. It was the 20th time that I had covered this unique race but I have to say camping in a field with 43 lawn mowers racing around can leave you lacking some sleep. My 13 year old son loved it...