The British Universities and Colleges Sport National Championships (BUCS) took place in Sheffield last weekend. Nationals is an annual sporting event where student athletes compete for medals in indoor athletics and swimming, along with a whole host of other events such as badminton, karate, and judo. Don’t think of this as a Sports Day for student athletes.… Read More The UK Student Poker Championships: Home of the Next British Bracelet Winner?
What started as a photo-a-day challenge on Instagram for Andrew Neeme has spawned into one of the most popular poker vlogs on YouTube. His vlogs regularly get in excess of 30,000 viewers capturing the highs and lows of the professional poker lifestyle. According to Neeme, it all started because he felt the traditional ways the… Read More Interview | Andrew Neeme – YouTube’s Hottest Poker Vlogger
This week marked the second anniversary of Backdoor Quads. I remember setting it up as a portfolio for my writing. I could scarcely have imagined how much it would have helped me on the way to where I am now. This anniversary also made me reflect on what was an eventful 2016. I graduated from… Read More Blog | What 2017 Means for Backdoor Quads
There is something Schrödinger-esque about waiting in line to register for a tournament. Firstly you’re trying to figure out whether you’re about to run the purest you’ve ever run, or be out first hand. You just don’t know. You’re surrounded by people thinking exactly the same thing. Young and old. Male and female. This is… Read More Unibet UK Poker Tour Manchester
One of my favourite albums growing up and going through primary school at the start of the Millenium was Robbie Williams’ third album, Sing When You’re Winning. Supreme, Rock DJ and Kids (in collaboration with Kylie Monogue) are all time classic songs that I remember screaming the words to (learnt by endlessly reading the lyrics… Read More Ambassador | “Sing When You’re Winning” – Adam Owen