Sports

Christian Benteke of Aston Villa is Set to Beat Arsenal’s Defence in the FA Cup Final

Players in Arsenal's defence line will be getting more anxious about stopping Christian Benteke in this year's FA Cup final. Aston Villa's Ashley Westwood says that Arsenal's defenders would be embarrassed by Benteke and he is sure that Tim Sherwood's team will prove bookmakers wrong at Wembley. Bookmakers had earlier predicted that the odds were against Villa in their FA Cup semi-final match. But they were simply outstanding during their match against Liverpool, beating them 2 – 1 and moving Read more [...]

A Skier’s Class Act: Snow Schools on Whistler Blackcomb

If you are planning a ski holiday to Whistler Blackcomb, you may be keen to brush up on your skills. If so, you will have plenty of opportunities to improve your technique through the various programs provided by the official ski school. Here is a guide to the ski school and what they have on offer so you can start planning your instruction when you arrive. Whistler Blackcomb Ski and Snowboard School There is only one school in Whistler, but it provides a huge range of classes and lessons including Read more [...]

Ironman Mont-Tremblant: Bigger and Better Than Ever

In the world of sports, few events can boast a reputation for endurance that comes close to the Ironman. This race is known across the world as one of the toughest events there is, and every year it arrives in Mont-Tremblant for one of the qualifying races for the world championship. Here's what you need to know if you want to spectate or take part in the race. Overview of the Ironman The Ironman is a race that is held in locations all over the world and is organized by the World Triathlon Corporation Read more [...]

Not for the Faint of Heart: Skiing Corbet’s Couloir in Jackson Hole

If you’re a professional skier, one of the toughest things for you is finding a slope that challenges you. Well, look no further than the Corbet’s Couloir at Jackson Hole. It’s More Than Just Steep Yes, it’s a steep drop, but getting in to the Couloir can be challenging in and of itself. If you’re not comfortable with “drop ins,” then you’re not going to like this. You literally have to scoot down an uneven terrain or jump into the slope to get going. And, once you’re in, the Read more [...]

Excellent Fitness Ideas Requiring Little Commitment

Keeping fit while travelling can be difficult, especially when you’re not staying in the same place for long. There often seems no point forking out for a gym membership if you’re not going to make the most of it, joining a sports club when you know you’ll have to leave before you really get into it or purchasing equipment that you’ll soon need to get rid of. All exercise requires some level of commitment but there are good options available to travellers, gap year students or anyone else Read more [...]

Getting Your Yoga Fix While Studying Abroad in England

General Trip Preparations What an exciting adventure! After completing, submitting or collecting more official applications and documents than you thought possible, you've now begun a course of study in England. Your earlier assumptions that preparation for a study abroad program in another English-speaking country would be less difficult to coordinate have been eliminated. You've taken care of trip details such as calculating the exchange rate, purchasing study abroad travel insurance and finding Read more [...]