Sports

Dirty pints and dog food: Are student sports club initiations as bad

As the weather gets warmer, more and more students are thinking about digging out trainers that haven’t seen daylight since long before Christmas and joining a sports club. Every student union across the country has a variety of sports clubs, many of which are extremely prestigious, but what comes with joining such a club? Unlike most other societies, sports often have initiation processes; something that normally only happens in cheesy American films. So what do SU sports initiations entail in the UK? Are they horrible events that should be banned, or do people blow things out of proportion?