Tags » London 2012

Does anyone really care?

A lot of reports are coming out that during the Beijing Olympics multiple countries and athletes are testing positive for PEDs. First it came out that the Russian government participated in cooperated  supply and coverup of PED use with their Olympic athletes. 331 more words

General Sports Rant

IOC says 31 athletes caught in retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic samples, could miss Rio Games

LONDON — In a major doping crackdown stretching back eight years, 31 athletes in six sports were caught in retesting of samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics and other positive cases could emerge from the 2012 London Games, the IOC said Tuesday. 616 more words

Sports

I'll have a cuppa

Last night was a tough night in the parenting trenches.  We’re waiting for little A-Rex to sleep through the night and last weekend he almost did it, going from 10:30 to 5:30am without a feed.   684 more words

London Olympic Park Orbit turned into 'world's longest' tunnel slide

The Orbit, the tall tower-like structure next to London’s Olympic Stadium, is being transformed into “the world’s tallest and longest tunnel slide,” opening to the public June 24. 92 more words

Olympics

So here we are

After dusting off the blog, thought I’d resurrect this gallery from 2012 because it makes me smile. It was the summer before T started school and we spent much of it hunting down as many Wenlock’s and Mandeville’s as we could. 37 more words

Route 1 To 499

{Girl Crush Tuesday} The remarkable Jacqueline

We have some pretty hard girl crushes. These are the types of ladies that stamp their style on the world. They are the type of people that will always be remembered and little girls grow up wanting to be. 162 more words

Girl Power

New Media and Global Marketing in Sport

It’s scary to think how quickly things can develop. New media between the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games and London 2012 Olympic Games is an example of this. 793 more words