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Good Luck

Good luck to all rowers and coxswains at today’s regattas!

“No matter what hurts at the beginning, by the end of the race something will hurt worse”

-Bob O’Connor


BALPPA welcomes new chairman

Following a very successful Annual Dinner at Madame Tussauds, BALPPA held its Annual General Meeting at ExCel, London on Tuesday 13th January and we were delighted to see so many Members in attendance at the meeting. 168 more words


First day on the job I interview Muhammad Ali. Not bad!


For more than twenty years I was a sportswriter in the New York metropolitan area with New York Newsday, The Ring Magazine, and several New Jersey dailies. 1,113 more words

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My Pittsburgh Manifesto: Birth, Baseball, and Beyond

If you know one thing about me, it is that I am from Pittsburgh. It is, you think, all I talk about, all I care about. 1,330 more words


Welcome back to America

After completing our assignment in Spain which I talked about last month – and came back with results that not only the BBC wanted to use but also several other publishing companies too – the next assignment we were offered was in America. 525 more words


Peduto To Bring Change To Mayor's Office

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Every mayor of Pittsburgh brings a different style and personality to the job — the grandmotherly Sophie Masloff, the technical skills of Tom Murphy, the people-loving Bob O’Connor, and the youthful Luke Ravenstahl — quick impressions come to mind. 332 more words


The Virginian Who Might Have Saved Lincoln, A Book Review

“They had put the president’s health, well being and safety in my hands, under their threat to me. How had they put it? ‘We entrust the sacred life of Mr. 307 more words