Last week US troops were withdrawn from Afghanistan after 20 years of occupation and upon their exit the Taliban swiftly took over the country. Millions of civilians have been left terrified as mass evacuations are taking place in Afghanistan. Their former president, Ghani has been allowed into the UAE on humanitarian grounds as the chaos continues. US troops are set to fully withdraw from the … Continue reading What Is Happening In Afghanistan And What Is The UK Doing To Help?
Winning a grand total of 65 different medals in this years Olympics, Team GB ranked 4th in terms of most medals won at the games. Team GB is taking home 22 gold medals, 21 silvers and 22 bronze medals. Team GB won golds in various different events at the games. Some of these included: Aquatics, sailing, BMX and many many more. Adam Peaty secured the … Continue reading Team GB’s Different Olympic Gold Medal Successes
Oliver Townend, Laura Collet and Tom McEwan are Team GB’s 11th gold medalists. The trio won team GB’s first gold in the sport for the first time since 1972. The group led by 17.9 penalties at the show jumping finale after McEwen went ahead riding Toledo De Kerser, Collett having four faults with her horse London 52 and Townend also collecting four with Ballaghmor Class. … Continue reading Team GB Go For Eventing Gold
Charlotte Worthington won a BMX freestyle gold medal on her Olympic debut, as Team GB’s gold medal count increases. Worthington’s skills won over judges as after a disappointing error in her first run, she was able score a whopping 97.5 in her second. After adding both a front and back flip onto her 360 backflip She walked away with the gold. Worthington was able to … Continue reading Charlotte Worthington Ensures Team GB Win Another BMX Gold
Team GB’s Jonny Brownlee, Jessica Learmonth, Georgia Taylor-Brown and Alex Yee won the gold medal in the triathlon mixed relay. The event featured a 300 metre swim, a 6.8 kilometre cycle and a 2 kilometre run. Jess Learmonth started the event for Team GB with an outstanding first leg but it was the efforts from the rest of the team that solidified the win. Brownlee … Continue reading Team GB Grab The First Ever Gold In The Mixed Relay Triathlon
Team Gb has now secured eight medals in aquatic events. Four gold, three silvers and a bronze means their previous collection of seven overall medals has been beat. Luke Greenbank, Adam Peaty, James Guy and Duncan Scott swam to silver success in the 4x100m relay final, marking the end of a terrific medal campaign for Team GB. Team GB finished 0.73 seconds behind the US … Continue reading Team GB Secure Record Breaking 8th Swimming Medal