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The Dark Side Of The Bandwagon

Five measly balls, that’s all it took for the New Zealand cricket bandwagon to implode into a million pieces.
It was like something out of a movie, I’d liken it to the Death Star before it was destroyed by Luke Skywalker. 1,089 more words

Contender Sports

Reg Spiers's Story is Finally Out of the Box

Do you ever sit around, have a beer, and retell stories of those crazy legendary friends of the past? Well, that’s kind of what Julie Mc Sorley and her son Marcus have done with their book, … 312 more words

Writing

A Bandwagoners View On One Amazing Match

Bandwagon:
When someone adopts a popular point of view for the primary purpose of recognition and/or acceptance by others.

The bandwagon fan has been around since the dawn of sport. 992 more words

Contender Sports

Hardware Store Shenanigans: The Depot Olympics

Remember when you were young and the cardboard tube was the ultimate in entertainment. You were all of the sudden a knight or ninja (or in my case a Jedi Master). 184 more words

Comedy

Cindy's Magic Wand

Plot:

Cindy Thrower slaves for a cruel uncle and aunt and spiteful cousins. She starts secretly training as a javelin thrower, but the lies she has to tell her nasty relatives in order to slip away to train start to catch up with her. 8 more words

Mandy

Adidas Adizero

I got these bad boys late last year after having had chronic migraines daily for a few months. I got them shipped in from the states before the Aus dollar went down. 306 more words

Athletics

Javelin in motion

When I first turned up to The Ridge Athletics Track in September of 2008, I had no idea that I would begin to love Javelin. I was originally torn between High Jump and Javelin, since I had always been a slighter build when I was a younger, more of a lanky build than thick set, which I would later learn was typical of a jumper. 35 more words

Athletics