How I became a sports reporter: Kieran Canning, AFP

Kieran Canning, originally from Airdrie, is living the DREAM. Based in Madrid, he’s the Spanish sports correspondent for AFP (Agence France-Presse), a major French news agency. His day is consumed by sport – mostly football – and he’s covered some of the biggest events the sporting calendar has to offer. He’s currently in Rio chasing […]

Rio Olympic Opening Ceremony: What We Know

The Olympics are here!  All eyes are on Rio as an estimated 900 million people will tune in to watch the Olympic Opening Ceremony on Friday night. So far, thanks to a full rehearsal to an invited audience at the Marcana stadium, we know that Gisele Bundchen gets MUGGED as part of the performance to “show the realities […]

5 of the best summer fitness trends to try

Wimbledon workout week anyone? Visit to book your space in our 'Balls and Bands' themed workout! @createvictoria A photo posted by Move Your Frame (@moveyourframe) on Jun 13, 2016 at 12:17pm PDT Over pricey gym memberships? Yawning at the idea of Yoga? Maybe it’s time to shake up your workout. Summer is the perfect […]

Five Bad-Ass Serena Williams Moments

She’s an athlete, model, performer, brand ambassador, feminist and role model for sportspeople everywhere. Serena Williams smashed her way to Wimbledon victory on Sunday by winning her 22nd Grand Slam title, bringing her into a tie for Open era record on Grand Slam singles titles. But Serena hasn’t just been killing it on centre court. She recently spoke […]

World’s Best Football Commentary Moments #R1Commentary

Radio 1’s Chris Stark and Scott Mills have caused a stir with their alternative football commentary for BBC’s Euro 2016 semi-final coverage, France versus Germany. Here we pop into the commentary box to scream, shout, sweat, cry and squeal with the world’s top commentators. Let’s start with Iceland…. “NEVER WAKE ME UP! WE ARE NEVER GOING […]