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This is Korfball! This is Thunder!

This is Korfball! This is Thunder!

2014/15 The Season So Far – October

2014/15 The Season So Far – October

The season started in what felt like the middle of summer as the first game was the first weekend in October. It saw Thunder 1 up against the newest team in the Regional League, Cardiff Celts. With some new faces in the squad it was time to see if we could live up to the […]

Thunder players represent the South West

Thunder players represent the South West

Sunday 10th March saw all regions in the UK play at the Inter Area National championships at Nottingham’s Wildcats arena. Beth Ryan, Jo Futter, Andy Nye, Dan Thompson and Phil Manavopolous from Thunder’s first team were selected for the South West squad. The rest of the team came from Bristol City, Gloucester Lions and Exeter […]

Thunder strike in February

Thunder strike in February

The third team drew and the seconds and firsts won to give Thunder a flying start to the second half of the season. The third team played well to earn a 5-5 draw with Exeter University 2. Laura Jones top scored with 2 goals, in a match which saw 4 out of the 5 goals […]

Thunder Annual Tour to Edinburgh International 2013

Thunder Annual Tour to Edinburgh International 2013

The party atmosphere started at the airport for the Thunder annual tour with free drinks at the VIP lounge thanks to savvy Stewart Burn our resident Scot. A quick SleasyJet hop to Edinburgh saw the Thunderers make it to the Friday night social in plenty of time to top up their hangovers. Saturday started with […]

Season progressing well for Thunder

Season progressing well for Thunder

Over the last few weeks there have been several games for all three Thunder teams. Thunder 1 have beaten Basingstoke Bulls 16-6 before a very exciting match against last years Regional League champions which ended 13-13. Thunder 2 were narrowly beaten in Gloucester by the Lions first team 10-5, whilst Thunder 3 have come up […]

SWKL Week 3 round up

SWKL Week 3 round up

Week 3 in the SWKA Leagues brought on new challenges to the Bristol Thunder 2nd and 3rd teams, after two games against the University sides they would now come up against a far more experienced beast in Exeter KC. The 3rd team started off the Captain Morris leading the charge, with two Korfball debutants in […]

Bristol Thunder head to Harrow

Bristol Thunder head to Harrow

Bristol Thunder’s victory in the first round of the EKA Cup meant they were in the draw for the second round. This round sees a full 60 minute game, however with handicaps still in place. The 2nd round matches are this weekend. Thunder were drawn against Harrow Vultrix. Despite also being a relatively new team […]

Thunder 1 lose a 41 goal thriller

Thunder 1 lose a 41 goal thriller

Thunder’s first team lost one of the highest scoring games the South West has ever seen. This was Bristol Thunder’s first ever Regional League match after being promoted last year, the opposition was Bristol City Korfball Club. Trailing 18-12 at one point in the second half, Thunder clawed their way back to 20-20 only for […]

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