Saturday, August 13

Tag: Facilities

Renovation Revitalises Rhul Sport
Sports & Socs

Renovation Revitalises Rhul Sport

Nobles took quite a transformation over the summer. The former sports field, consisting of football and rugby pitches, is now unrecognisable. In their stead stands a sand based hockey pitch, tennis and netball courts; in addition there is a multi-use games area and the 3G pitch. Only returning students can fully appreciate the new facilities at their disposal given the virtue of comparison to those they replaced. Gone are the days of training in half-darkness throughout winter when the only source of light was the archaic and unreliable scattering of floodlights - which when turned on sounded not too dissimilar to that of a plane departing the runway. No longer are we attempting to play anything that resembles sport with severely waterlogged terrain underfoot, helplessly churning it up ev...