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RIF010: Urban Surfing in Rotterdam

RIF010: Urban Surfing in Rotterdam

In this radio feature, I talk about RIF010, an artificial wavepool that will be build in Rotterdam this year. I explain what the project is and I cover both the…

EURRadio: Internationals sporting in Rotterdam

Even though Erasmus University Rotterdam is well known for its international character, this international mindedness does not seem to have reached sports clubs at Erasmus already. We try to find…

The Special in Greatness: The Thing That Sets Kobe Bryant Apart From the Rest

The Special in Greatness: The Thing That Sets Kobe Bryant Apart From the Rest

After Kobe Bryant officially announced his retirement, a tremendous wave of praise and respect followed. All the reactions Kobe got exemplified how great Kobe has been during his career, but…

The increasing popularity of esports

Esports have become increasingly more watched in the last few years, sometimes even getting more viewers than big traditional sports events. This feature takes a look into what motivates the…

Radio Feature – Making your New Year’s resolution stick

With the advent of the New Year people get triggered by the motivational spike of transforming their bodies in an outstanding fashion through consistent training and dieting. However that enthusiasm…

Thierry Henry – The Invincible Gunner

Thierry Henry – The Invincible Gunner

Thierry Henry has played for different football clubs, yet Arsenal FC is the club where he will be remembered most. Throughout the years the invincible Henry has become a true…

Radio Feature – YourHealth: Running

A new week means a new episode of YourHealth! This week I will cover running: are there any risks that come with running? I will talk to some professionals in…

STUFIT – Magazine

STUFIT – Magazine

STUFIT – Magazine A magazine with all sort of issues considering your health.  Made by:  Anya Maurus Anne Kik Sophie Poulsen Femke Bijl femke95More Posts…

Rotterdam: Heaven on Earth for Skateboarders

Skateboarding is a popular hobby among the youth, and you can probably find skateboarders everywhere across the country. However, when talking to fanatic skateboarders, it soon appears that not every…

Erasmus University’s Sports Associations: International or Not?

Erasmus University’s Sports Associations: International or Not?

Erasmus University takes pride in positioning itself as an international campus, but what happens to these international students after classes end? Do they get the chance to integrate into the…

Internationals at Erasmus Sport Clubs: Aye To or Way to Go?

Internationals at Erasmus Sport Clubs: Aye To or Way to Go?

As soon as I entered the noisy, not so cosy, but nice sportscafé from Erasmus Sport, I saw Larissa sitting at one of the tables in the corner, together with…

Max Verstappen, the next Formula One world champion?

While his age has been widely discussed around the paddock, his mature behavior and unique driving style have taken away all the skepticism about the eighteen-year-old Max Verstappen. After an…

Blood, Sweat and Tears: The Bikini Body Guide Journey

Kayla Itsines is an international health guru, who has transformed the lives of many women, including mine. Starting off as a personal trainer, she quickly gained recognition and success with…

A hero’s Farewell – Why Team USA Needs Kobe Bryant

A hero’s Farewell – Why Team USA Needs Kobe Bryant

After officially announcing his retirement, Kobe Bryant expressed his desire to play for Team USA in the 2016 Olympics saying “it would mean the world to me to be around…

A Skinny Fox Detox Journey: Worth It?

Skinny Fox Detox is a leading brand of cleansing tea detoxes which promotes weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. The brand has been a hit or miss with girls in…

Students don’t have time for sports

Students don’t have time for sports

Because of their busy schedule and many responsibilities, students rarely have time to do sports. I myself am a university student and have also noticed this issue, that’s why I…

The Five Most Defining Moments In The WWE In 2014

In this quick One Time & One Time Only short podcast, WWE Street Team Member Dylan Kap will discuss the five most defining moments in the WWE in 2014. The…

Fit or Quit

The main idea of the radio feature is to satirically analyze the highly superficial fitness trend that currently drives more and more people into gyms and pushes them to buy…

Steven “The Legend” Gerrard

With 1 Champions League, 1 UEFA Cup, 2 UEFA Super Cups, 2 FA Cups and numerous individual accolades, Steven Gerrard is truly one of the best footballers of his generation.…

Erasmus Extreme Skitrip 2014 (radio feature)

In December 2014 the first skiing-trip of Erasmus Extreme – one of the sports associations from Erasmus University Rotterdam – took place. 44 students spent a week of snowboarding, skiing…

Knock-out the stress

Knock-out the stress

There they stood. One against one. The heavy lights focused on them. All you could hear was applauding and cheering. People surrounded the square box in the middle of the…

All Is Fake: Inside The Wrestling Community

All Is Fake: Inside The Wrestling Community

Back in the year 2003(ish), I got a video game from my parents, for the Playstation 2. It was a WWE game, WWE being World Wrestling Entertainment – the largest…

The dying “Klassieker”

The dying “Klassieker”

Carlo Picornie was a die-hard Ajax fan, quite literally. He was killed after getting hit by a claw hammer right on the head by Leonardo Parton, a supporter of the…

‘Together we beat the Bridges’: a wintry 15K run through Rotterdam

Buckets full of rain, harsh and cutting wind, or better said a typically cold winter afternoon in the Netherlands. These weather conditions, however, did not discourage the record number of…

Sometimes we laugh. Sometimes we cry.

Israel 3. Bosnia & Herzegovina 0. The final nail in the coffin of Safet Sušić’s reign as the Bosnian national teams coach. A little over a year ago, everything seemed…

Sitting is Suicide

Would you ever believe that one of your usual habits could eventually cause you to die sooner? You probably won’t. Therefore, this documentary tries to make you aware of the…

De Kuip

Group Assignment – Documentary   URL:     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-avJeQ57X8   Leopold Bailby – 343603 Mich van Dijk – 373770 Susan Fung – 402174 Charlotte Hartley – 405743 Nick Paredes – 342882 Bailby_Leopold_groupMore…

Rotterdamn’it prepared for the season final

On the upcoming Sunday, Rotterdam’s Ultimate Frisbee team Rotterdamn’it is attempting to reach its season goal of promoting to the third Dutch division on the last competition day of the…

Running for charity 2014

Every year in the Hague the Abn Ambro hosts the charity  CPC (City-Pier-City)  marathon. This year was a celebration of its 40th birthday. This marathon is not only a good possibility…

The Hague: Hundreds run for Save the Children

This Sunday the 9th of March, families and friends from all over The Hague gathered to celebrate the 40th annual City-Pier-City race sponsored by ABN AMRO. The CPC run is…

International Karate Competition-Lotto Dutch Open 2014

In the past, Hong Kong sports team can hardly get a good result because of the lack of resoureces for training venue and equipment. However, the phenomenon is break in…

Purple leaves starts Football x Fashion Contest

Berlin, 01.03.2014 purple leaves starts Football x Fashion Contest On March, 1st the Berlin based fashion label purple leaves started their newest T-Shirt contest. The ‚Football x Fashion‘ design competition…

VNR Fit For Free

Fit For Free located in 58 locations is a great place to go to the gym and exercise at a low cost. Monthly and weekly promotions and deals are being…

EBV Baros International Mixed Tournament 2014

Erasmus Basketbal Vereniging Baros is once again proud to announce the 29th edition of its International Mixed Tournament. Every year, on the third weekend of March, the basketball club of…

Antibarbari Open announced for April

RSV Antibarbari is Erasmus’ own student soccer association. The soccer association is located near the university and while it seems like a regular sports club, it is much more than…

Ootzelijk Zwembad’s Comeback

The Ootzelijk swimming pool is located in the heart of Gerdiasaweg and recently underwent some serious remodeling. To my surprise, this swimming pool, which measures 25 meters, resembles a small-scale…

Reaching for German Gold

´German Hockey Champion´ is the greatest title one can achieve with his club. Thus the youth of Rot-Weiss Köln is in the middle of their preparations to win this title…

VNR Antibarbari Open 2014

VNR Antibarbari Open 2014

  ROTTERDAM – This VNR regards an event in the near future, which is being organised by Erasmus’ student football association R.S.V. Antibarbari. This event – called ‘Bartender Antibarbari Open’…