The Essex Spartans senior game against the Ipswich Cardinals on Saturday night was a special one for eight-year-old Owen, as he had a big surprise waiting for him when he attended. Continue reading “Mascot Owen speaks to the Spartans”
Essex Spartans American Football U17 Head Coach Steve Watson has led his team of 14, 15 and 16-year olds to unprecedented success in Spartans history this season, with a perfect 12-0 over three local teams Colchester Gladiators, Hertfordshire Cheetahs and Bedfordshire Blackhawks. Continue reading “HC Watson says “Bedford were the real stars””
Entering the tournament already Division champions, the undefeated Essex Spartans American Football U17 side completed another trio of wins on Saturday to cement their place at the Britbowl finals, and into Spartans history. Continue reading “Undefeated U17s head for National Finals”
Essex Spartans American Football team youngsters have taken the BAFA Outer London East Conference title with three games remaining. Continue reading “Academy U17’s take Division crown”
Essex Spartans Academy U17 put in three dominant performances to end their third tournament at 9-0, and crowned Division Champions. Continue reading “Youth team continue march towards perfection”
Do you believe in winning streaks?
What about losing streaks?
I am a lifelong, and long-suffering, fan of West Ham United (I know, right…) and so YES, I really believe in winning and losing streaks. Continue reading “Streakers”
I’m a woman who plays American football.
For a men’s team. It’s not exactly what I set out to do, or planned on happening, but it’s how things have turned out. And what has really surprised me is that it’s been ok. Not exactly the training, that can be bloody hard graft at times, especially motivating myself to go for a run or do weights at 5 in the morning. Continue reading “Guest Blog: Liz Speaks”
The Essex Spartans raised more than £600 for the Essex Air Ambulance and London Air Ambulance services at their home game on Saturday night. Continue reading “Essex Spartans raise £600 for Air Ambulances”
The Essex Spartans raised more than £600 for the Essex Air Ambulance and London Air Ambulance services at their home game on Saturday night.
Essex Spartans Academy U17 maintained their strong start to the season with three more victories in their second tournament. Continue reading “Youth team reaches halfway point undefeated”