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Simon Wheatcroft -Achieving the Extraordinary!

Doncaster based ultra-endurance athlete, Simon Wheatcroft is on his journey to become the first blind man to run a 4 Deserts Race solo across the Namibian Desert.  He’s the winner of IG’s Achieve the Extraordinary Competition after winning the public vote earlier this year. The competition marked IG’s third year as partner of Harlequins RFC, the aim was to ask […]

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Harlequins v London Irish – Event 164

With Saracens playing Newcastle it was time to make a journey to The Stoop to watch Harlequins.  One of the joys of travelling to Twickenham are my lovely Quins friends Henry and Sue, a lunch at Patisserie Valerie was arranged!  This was my second Saturday in a row – it seems very strange to be known in Twickenham when I […]

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Harlequins v Bath Rugby – Event 52

A fixture change for Saracens saw me contemplating no sport until the Sunday, that didn’t feel like a plan so I checked out the Premiership Rugby fixture list. The penultimate weekend of the season proper had a list of mouthwatering fixtures, it felt rude not to watch a game a day over the weekend! And so a ticket was bought […]

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Under 15 Academy 12 A-Side competition – Event 49

Having experienced the heady heights of the Press Box at The Champions Cup Final at Twickenham, my next ‘Event’ was of a different kind, but just as important. I had planned to do my watching Essex Cricket in the morning and London Skolars in the afternoon thing again, but a message from Charles Beer a Twitter friend to tell me […]

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Saracens v Harlequins – Event 34

With the 6 Nations and my gallivanting done it was time to return to Premiership Rugby and Saracens.  In what has become a tradition they faced their opponents Harlequins at Wembley. Having changed my mind all week about how I was going to travel car was the option when it came to the day.  In a bid to improve the […]