Taunton prove too hard to beat

Taunton prove too hard to beat

The 2nd and 3rds played against Taunton last weekend, however both came away losing their respective matches. The 3rds showed masses of progress with Rohanna scoring some lovely long shots early in the game. Thunder couldn’t keep up with the experienced Taunton 2nd team and eventually lost 12-5. MVPs were Rohanna and Tom – well […]

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’s all round attack undo inexperienced Cardi...

Thunder’s all round attack undo inexperienced Cardiff University

Thunder first team beat Cardiff University first team 22-10 with an impressive display. Athletic ability and speed got the better of a spritely Cardiff University, with Thunder outscoring them by 11-5 in both halves. Crack shot Manavopoulos top scored with 5, sinking an impressive 42% of his attempts. Tessa Bailey set a Thunder personal best […]

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 […]

A round up of December and January

A round up of December and January

It’s been a few weeks since we last updated you all but here goes… Thunder 1 have had a mixed few weeks, starting with the best game of the season against champions Cardiff City Cyclones which ended 13-13. The next two weeks saw us beat both Horfield and Cardiff Dragons heavily. After the Christmas break […]

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 […]