Monthly Archives: July 2014

Team BGY football have completed another season of the Lucozade Shoreditch Powerleague 5-a-side league.   With performances as varied as the 6.30 to 9.30 kick-off times, the team were pleased to achieve a commendable 6th in the league.   Playing against mostly finance and accountancy firms from the City the BGY squad was rotated efficiently using a total of 10 different players throughout the season.   As our numbers have significantly grown recently the decision now is whether we commence another season of 5-a-side of whether we embark on our own inter-office game – maybe occasionally challenging other Architectural practices.   Watch this space for more Team BGY sporting updates.  

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The 2014 JLL Property Triathlon was held on a very sunny 4th July; for the US it was their Independence Day, but for us six BGY teammates, it was our day to take on this fantastic challenge. The event was held in the beautiful location of Dorney Lake in Windsor. With some pre-race worries about the weather conditions we happily arrived on Friday morning, sunglasses on, and bathed in the warm sunshine.   Once the BGY Bullets and BGY Flyers registered and collected our race chips, we headed to the largest transition zone I had ever seen. Placed just outside the spectacular setting of the Dorney Lake Clubhouse, it accommodated thousands of bikes. The day’s event consisted of a 750m swim, followed by a 21km bike ride,…

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