Jack Lennie

Jack Lennie

Jack was born and raised in the North East of England. He has a BA Hons in Event Management from Leeds Metropolitan University and has a Primary PGCE from Northumbria University. He has coached a variety of sports in both the UK and USA and is a former Primary School teacher. He is a lover of all sports and has a particular fondness for Football, Cricket and Golf. Jack is also a lifelong, suffering Newcastle United fan. You can follow him on twitter @jacklenniesport

What has happened at Sunderland?

What has happened at Sunderland?

As a proud Geordie, people might think my first reaction to Sunderland’s current woe, is to point and laugh. To be fair, that was my initial response. But thinking it about it more deeply, I would love to see Sunderland back in Premier League, for the simple fact, it’s the...

Nottingham Panthers – A true ‘British’ underdog story!

Nottingham Panthers – A true ‘British’ underdog story!

I’ll be honest, I don’t know that much about Ice Hockey. In fact, what I do know, comes from the Mighty Duck films and watching players fight each other on YouTube. But recently, Ice Hockey has tweaked my interest and it’s all because of one team, The Nottingham Panthers. Britain...

Manchester United’s Juan Mata proves not all footballers are bad

Manchester United’s Juan Mata proves not all footballers are bad

Just when you thought footballers were all the same, a bunch of overpaid, womanisers with more money than brain cells, along comes Manchester United’s Juan Mata, who is trying to change perceptions. Mata is spearheading a campaign called, ‘Common Goal’. His aim is to get professional footballers to give 1%...

Top ten sports funniest moments

Top ten sports funniest moments

Sport can be wonderful, passionate, heart wrenching, but often it can simply be funny. So i've put together a top ten sports funniest moments...enjoy 10. Olivier Bernard – A French knockout. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LltnTI7MzIM The former Newcastle fullback was minding his own business, when out of nowhere he felt the full force...

What will Tiger do next? Make some friends…hopefully

What will Tiger do next? Make some friends…hopefully

From the outside looking in, it appeared that Eldrick “Tiger” Woods had it all. Number 1 in his chosen profession, more money than sense, a model wife and two beautiful children. However, on November 27th 2009 the mother of all scandals brought an end to Tiger’s perfect facade. He was...