Sport

F1 2017: Where have all the sponsors gone?

The frenzied couple of weeks that covers the F1 car launches is always a fascinating period. It gives us our first glimpses of the cars set to do battle on race circuits around the world in 2017. This year we have had our attention drawn to the size of the rear tyres, the debatable look […]

Read More

Parkour UK: Leaping with the times

  There’s something extraordinarily jaw-dropping about the dexterity of parkour practitioners. Their ability to seemingly defy gravity, to manoeuvre effortlessly and gracefully from one obstacle to the next is impressive to behold. Of course, there are dangers, but one could argue the same about most sports where the human limits are being constantly stretched.   […]

Read More

NEWS: Derby firm integrated into global marketing services agency SQN

Derby creative agency Matchstick Design, founded in 2006 by businesswoman Laura Faulkner, has become fully integrated into global marketing services agency Sine Qua Non International (SQN), one of Matchstick’s long-standing clients. The two companies, well established in their respective fields, have collaborated since 2009 on an array of projects for an impressive portfolio of clients […]

Read More

SQN Blog-vent Calendar: 24. What Makes 24 Hours of Le Mans So Special?

24 hours raced. 384 laps completed. 5,233km covered. 330.8km/h top speed. 22,984 gear changes. Those are just the stats from the race winning Porsche 919 Hybrid. Then there is the small matter of the 2,22 kWh of recuperated and used energy per lap, enough to supply a family home with enough electricity for 3 months. […]

Read More

SQN Blog-vent Calendar: 18. The Ryder Cup – Can Paris 2018 Recover From Hazeltine Heckle Show?

  Prior to the 2016 Ryder Cup, Peter Willett, brother of Masters winner and European Team member Danny Willett, penned an opinion piece for the National Club Golfer magazine, where he had some choice words to say about the American fans who would be attending the event in Minnesota. “A baying mob of imbeciles.” “Pudgy, […]

Read More

SQN Blog-vent Calendar: 6. Why Rosberg’s Retirement Is Best For All Concerned

    Just days after securing the Formula One World Championship in his Number Six Mercedes car, Nico Rosberg shocked the world by announcing his immediate retirement from the sport. Despite having signed a new three-year deal with the team just months earlier, the 31-year-old German decided that it was time to call it quits […]

Read More

SQN Blog-vent Calendar: 1. What does it take to be the Number One in Sport?

  With Christmas fast approaching, we at SQN have decided to do away with the traditional Advent Calendar this year. We’ll still be marking the days until the 25th, but instead of chocolate, we will be opening up topics of conversation, themed to each number of the countdown. Our Account Executive William Oster will be the man […]

Read More