NAME: Mayur Bhanji
YEAR AT CROWN HILLS: 1997-2002
Favourite Memory: – Winning an Interform treble – of Football, Basketball and Rounders in Year 10
Education History: – Crown Hills (1997-2002), QE (2002-3), Leicester College (2003-05), University of Central Lancashire – Sports Journalism (2005-08)
Employment History: – BBC Sport (2006-2011), Real Madrid TV (2007-11), World Sport Group (2011-12), ESPN (2012-13), beIN SPORTS (2013-2017)
What Crown Hills Did For Me: – Crown Hills gave me friends for life and the springboard for my career. Having teachers passionate about sport and education gave me the focus and willingness to experience new sports and experiences. My 5 years at the school were filled with fun, plenty of football and a few detentions!
My Mantra: -The worst anyone can say to you is no. Think big and think outside the box.