Showing posts from October, 2012

Home Game Hoodoo!

There’s clearly something about the Aspect Arena at the moment, the home of Concord Rangers. Whether it’s the pressure of having the (although small) home crowd watching every move you make, or the fact that teams are coming to Thames Road & playing very differently, something is severely affecting the Beachboys results at home.
First off let’s look at our away form in the league, admittedly the seasons travels started badly with a 4-1 thumping at Lowestoft. But following that the first win of the season came with a 2-1 victory to at Carshalton Athletic, with goals coming from Jason Hallett and Danny Spendlove. One week later Concord picked up a 2-2 draw at Hendon, even after losing Danny Glozier to a late red card. Goals in that match came from James White and Tony Stokes. Tuesday 9th October was the next league away day, this one to high-flyers Margate who were sitting in 2nd place at the time. The Beachboys were 4th from bottom but still ran out deserved 2-0 winners, with both …

Movember Is Coming!

November is only round the corner, and for me normally that means its time to look forward to getting another year older (birthday is the 3rd November for those that should be getting me gifts!). However this year that isn’t my focus heading up to the month. This year I have decided to do something worthwhile and raise money for charity by taking part in Movember.
Now for those of you that haven’t heard of this before, Movember is a charity initiative which has been responsible for thousands of men growing moustaches during the month of November and raising awareness for men’s health issues, specifically testicular and prostate cancer. How it works is simple, us gents sign up to take part at, and on November 1st we go completely clean shaven. Sounds easy so far right? Well it doesn’t get any tougher! As the month progresses the Mo Bros (as we will be affectionately known) will grow and groom a moustache, and just a moustache. No beards at all, the ‘tache cannot connect…