A documentary challenging the stigma surrounding men in sport, who have suffered career changing injuries and the struggles they face opening up about their mental health. Created by Luke Hewitt, Harvey Gough, Molly Gardner, Kerry Martin and Kieran Neville. With special thanks to Dr Stewart Cotterill, Chris Gibson, Liam McGarry, Soham Town Rangers FC, Curtis […]
Find out the current state of the game, and how important awareness of mental health is within the academy system today.
WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT? Over the better part of the last two and a half decades, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) has become one of the fastest growing sports on the planet. Through the success of the sport’s flagship promotion the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) MMA has managed to break into the mainstream and […]
This seven minute documentary looks into the life of athletes that are affected by mental health issues. It looks at both current and retired athletes whose mental health problems stem from different reasons. The aim of the documentary is to find out the different reasons why the issues come about and how it affects their […]
A former Dorset disability care worker recalls both the struggles and importance of sport for disabled children. Alison Mulholland, a former care worker for Chailey Heritage School, spoke about the sporting opportunities at the school. Located in Sussex, they look to work with children with complex, physical disabilities, sensory impairments and learning difficulties. Were there many […]
Despite a brave performance from huge underdogs Bournemouth Poppies FC, conference side Eastleigh progressed to the fourth round of the Hampshire Senior Cup, overturning a 1-0 deficit to win 3-1. The ground and facilities at Eastleigh’s Silverlake Stadium are a far cry from Bournemouth’s Victoria Park, making it a special occasion for the players of […]
Sport BU partner with Victoria Education Centre to provide opportunities for disabled students. Bournemouth University has partnered with Victoria Education Centre, AFC Bournemouth, and the Premier League to promote a disability-inclusive sports league for students and members of the community. The league, including six other local schools – Winchelsea, Oakdale, Longfleet, Victoria, St. Josephs and […]