Sports accessories for the new semester

If you’ve scoped out the nearest gyms in the city you’ve just moved to, or have simply decided to get fit doing home exercises, you’ll be needing some new sports accessories to help you through those workout routines. Here we’ve reviewed 3 of the most beneficial additions to helping you keep fit at uni. Mizuno Wave Phantom 2 trainers  These specially designed netball trainers are light weight, bright, and provide all the support needed for such a high intensity sport. Netball is one of the biggest university sports and the UK’s number one female participation sport. Yet an extraordinary 70% of…

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Best festival accessories for 2018

Got a little extra cash to splash? Still need some vital extras to add to your festival packing? Read on to find out our favourite festival/camping accessories for 2018; they’re sure to both turn heads and help you out of some sticky situations! Klean Kanteen Insulated Classic bottle  This stainless steel reusable bottle is a festival essential.  It’s the perfect way to keep your water ice-cold in the summer heat, or your coffee super hot if you need that extra buzz whilst trekking through the fields. Klean Kanteen comes in a range of sizes, as well as a brand new colour…

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Tech Review: Venturer EliteWin – a unique 2-in-1 notebook

I always considered myself a Macbook user. Apple products were my thing, iphone, ipad, ipod – I couldn’t get enough. After my trustee Macbook pro of 3 years seemed to be on its last legs I decided to look elsewhere in the market.This is when I came across the Venturer EliteWin, a unique 2-in-1 mini notebook.The EliteWin is everything my Macbook wasn’t; speedy, light as a feather and with a battery life that lasted way longer than 30 minutes when not attached to a power source. And the best part, it was a fraction of the price!To begin with I…

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Student Wire Review: The Powershred 73ci Cross-Cut Shredder

Personal identity fraud is a concern for everyone including us students.  Once fraudsters gain enough information on an individual, they can use the information to empty bank accounts, order goods and run up expensive debts in a victim’s name. The first time you are made aware of it is when your bank statement shows you have bought 15 multi-gyms and they have been sent to Nigeria.  University students are one of the highest risk groups for ID fraud: high population density in halls makes it easier for post to be stolen, house parties with friends of friends invited allows relative…

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