Amanda Busick: “Having the trust of our drivers to share sometimes the most intimate parts of their journey is something I am very proud of”

The USA is known for its proud motorsport heritage having hosted series such as NASCAR and IndyCar for decades. The NHRA Championship Drag Racing contains several sub-categories meaning those working in the championship have a lot to juggle. When it comes to those reporting on it, journalists such as Amanda Busick must have knowledge of […]

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Emma Kimilainen: “My goal has always been to be the best driver, not the best woman driver”

Finland has always been famous for the racing talent the country possesses, with the nation being represented in series such as Formula One for several decades. With a vast motorsport heritage, it is no surprise that many racers start driving from an extremely young age. Emma Kimilainen first sat in a go-kart at only 1 […]

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Kelly Somers: “Work hard, and be prepared to be patient – it won’t happen overnight”

For many, football is a huge part of family life, with children growing up attending matches with their parents and then going on to do the same with their own children. Kelly Somers spent her childhood following Watford FC, with her Mother and late Grandparents having season tickets at the club. After begging to go […]

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Harriet Drudge: “Work hard and don’t expect things to just happen for you. You make your own luck!”

Social Media has quickly become a vital tool in reaching fans and particular communities. The online football world is constantly growing and so for people wanting to grow a brand, it can be hugely useful. Harriet Drudge was FourFourTwo’s first Social Media Editor. The role required strategy behind driving traffic to their website, matchday analysis, […]

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Georgia Henneberry: “It’s almost like a personal race to me to see how I can grow and develop as a journalist”

When it comes to motorsport, the USA is known for it’s high-profile and prestigious championships such as NASCAR and IndyCar, however before drivers can reach these, they much compete in junior series and categories to perfect and hone their craft. Georgia Henneberry works with USAC (United States Auto Club) covering some of these lower formulae, […]

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Kate Mason: “When I was offered the chance to come and work on football in the place that will next host the World Cup I couldn’t believe my luck!”

The number of women and young girls taking part in sport is increasing with figures published in the Telegraph, sourced from Sport England, showing that the number playing sport regularly has risen by over 200,000 in the year 2015/16. However, many still feel they are discouraged by the stigma around it. As a child, Kate […]

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Emma Saunders: “Anything is possible, just work hard, be a nice person to work with and believe!”

For many football fans, working at the club they support would be their dream job. Then for that to lead to going to a FIFA World Cup would be unbelievable. However, this was the case for Emma Saunders. A lifelong Watford fan, she is currently Vicarage Road’s stadium announcer, also doing features for the club’s […]

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Semra Hunter: “If you are truly passionate about becoming a journalist, you will make it happen”

Although football, or soccer, is most commonly associated with Europe and South America, leagues such as the Premier League and La Liga are becoming increasingly popular in the USA. Particularly the Spanish league are hoping to increase their fanbase in North America, something Semra Hunter is keen to get involved with. Born in the USA, […]

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