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Leo

Ionawr trwm.

Ionawr brysur! Mae o wedi fod yn Ionawr eithaf prysur iddy fi. Mi wnaeth y tymor prifysgol gorffen yn braf iawn ag mae diwedd y tymor Dolig yn wastad yn llawer o hwyl yn y brifysgol. Roedd uchafbwyntiau yn cynnwys crol dolig y Gym gym, cinio nadolig rygbi ag wrth gwrs cinio Nadolig efo ffrindiau.

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Leo

Playing for the Meds

One of the highlights of this term has been without a doubt playing University Rugby with Cardiff Medics RFC. After a few years out from the game I was a bit reluctant about putting the boots on and trying it again but its been nothing short of a blast. Playing again has been outstanding but

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Iain

Varsity

No, not the one you are probably thinking of or even the second one, this is the prestigious Boots Optom vs Pharmacy varsity that is now in it’s second year and happened this last weekend here in Cardiff. In this ultimate test of sporting prowess OPSOC and WPSA (the pharmacy society) battle it out for

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Iain

Aikido

Aikido meaning “the Way of harmonious spirit” is a Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba as a way of combining his spiritual beliefs with his philosophy and martial studies – he previously trained in judo and jiu jitsu. He envisioned it as an art that practitioners could use to protect themselves but without harming

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Ben

Zeijiang University, Ni Hao!

My study China adventure begins finally when i arrive in Hangzhou, after my short travels across Wuhan and Beijing I take up camp in my new student digs at Zeijiang University. I made it into Hangzhou station by 9pm but turns out Hangzhou is a lot busier than I was used to and so getting

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