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The Heptathlon: Great Britain's strongest event?

With the Athletics season at its quietest, Mike Franchetti looks into Great Britain’s successful history in the women’s Heptathlon and predicts that the medals will keep on coming. 1,124 more words

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UK National History Museum

This is another photo from the National History Museum in London, I take the photo of KUALA in Mummified Animal section, I am using Nikon D7100 & Nikkor 18-300mm lens, light is low and camera in hand. 24 more words


Moved to the US to follow my dream

The desire to simply win a piece of metal. Becoming a sports player may seem simple but it is not. To work through my goals and clarify my own thoughts, creating my blog about fitness and motivating books, may help me to achieve my goals as a professional swimmer. 375 more words


Five Books That Inspire Me To Run

A Life Without Limits by Chrissie Wellington is a remarkable story of how a regular Norfolk girl who “wanted to embrace everything” became an Ironman World Champion. 339 more words


Norwegian Getaway 2016 itinerary includes Olympic Games

Next year will see the Rio 2016 Olympic Games being held, in what is expected to be one of the best in years, although we don’t think it can beat the magic of London 2012. 185 more words

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Mountain biking in central London!

With Mudman just under 2 months away, I decided it was about time I did some cycling in the great outdoors instead of the warm, dry gym. 314 more words

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2012 (+3)

If you have ever read my older posts, you will be well aware that I am a big fan of the Olympic and Paralympic Games… enough so that when the Overground train was approaching Statford station today past the stadium, I grinned inanely. 97 more words