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Friday, May 25, 2018

GOTLAND GAMES – 26 medals from Sweden

The 17th Island Games were hosted this year in Gotland, Sweden, at the end of June. This was the second time that the island...

FESTIVAL OF RUGBY – Sportsmanship and comradery

While the international media focusses on the division that Brexit is causing between the UK and its current European partners, the international rugby community...

TECHNICAL APPROACH – Desi Curry – Creating Gibraltar’s football identity

Gibraltar’s football factory produces a blend of British and Mediterranean styles that, under the right guidance, could potentially allow local players to compete at...

SHOOTING STARS – New hatchlings at the range

Facing life down the barrel of a gun might sound intimidating, but some people on the Rock do exactly that on a regular basis...

NOTHING BUT NET – Women’s basketball gears up for youth championship

It is very easy to be on the receiving end of a brutal beating in basketball. With technique, stamina and teamwork at its core,...

ALL ON BOARD – Dice and spikes for the open tournament

After chess success, it’s time to summon backgammon at the Caleta Hotel for the second edition of the Gibraltar Backgammon Open Championship scheduled for...

TENNIS SENSATION – Amanda Carreras – Hitting Aces for Gibraltar

Tennis is a tough sport both, physically and mentally. It is all about precise timing in every stroke. Being off even a millisecond can...

CONQUERING THE CHANNEL – Payas takes on the ‘Everest of Open...

It was 6am and the gulls were still nesting on the cliff face towering over Dover’s shoreline. There, on a gusty September morning last...

LINCOLN RED IMPS – From part-timers to Champions League legends

Celebrating 40 years of football accomplishments could not have come at a better time for Lincoln Red Imps. Heralded as one of the greatest...

FIFA FUTURE – Guillem Balagué: Football transcends borders

  The interest in football on the Rock reflects its diverse culture. The combination of Latin flair and stalwart British determination is a direct catalyst...