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USA Dance Nationals 2015

So, here’s a quick update on USA Dance Nationals, which took place in Baltimore at the end of March.  (There’s another NDCA Nationals that occurred in Utah a few weeks earlier – I haven’t been to that but it looks awesome.)  We danced novice and pre-champ standard and pre-champ/champ smooth.   853 more words

Personal Experience

Not being there

The text from the under 12s cricket coach arrived as I was going to bed. ‘Sorry for short notice.. would like a game tomorrow in the indoor league?’ I was going away early the next morning, so I handed the aptly named Mother in the Middle the task of liaison between son and coach. 578 more words


Tramway to Heaven

Ok, keep this to yourself…I’m going to let you in to a secret right here, this is my favourite way to watch the Isle of Man TT. 557 more words


Into The Sponsorship Void

Over the past year I’ve tried to describe the good and bad about my journey from track day novice to novice racer, both on and off the track. 1,270 more words

Preparing To Race

What I Had to Go Through

People see you at various points of success within your life, but very few people see you in the midst of the process.  They see you as you enter into a challenge and many times won’t see you again until you are exiting that challenge. 602 more words


Dinner With Williams

Attending the Royal Automobile Club’s Annual Motoring Dinner is always a great start to the year and with previous guests including Martin Whitmarsh and Adrian Newey it’s usually entertaining and fascinating in equal measure. 1,216 more words


2015 Paramount Break A Leg 5K Race Recap

One word version: BLERGH.

This one did not go well for me.  I think the Garmin data speak for themselves:

Let’s back up and discuss my running the rest of this week and what my plan was going into the race (spoiler: it did not include running positive splits). 614 more words