Kicking down barriers, with UEL Womens Only Mixed Martial Arts (WOMMA)

My name is Sophie Newnes and I’m a former UEL student and Head Coach at the WOMMA Self-defence classes. We run free martial arts lessons for women at Sports dock in conjunction with “MY UEL Sports”. Open to all females that attend UEL, our classes are held in a fun, safe environment where you can … Continue reading Kicking down barriers, with UEL Womens Only Mixed Martial Arts (WOMMA)

My life as a UELSports Rowing Scholar

UEL Rowing is back in action! Jen, Felicia, Laurel and I finally got to race again this past weekend at the Heineken Roeivierkamp in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. This regatta was pretty special, for several reasons:1. It’s in Amsterdam, a ‘culturally’ rich city with plenty of tourists and free spirits. Great people watching and about one … Continue reading My life as a UELSports Rowing Scholar