Monthly Archives: February 2013

Play On

28 February 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v IC Blue, 8.25pm, Melbourne High School [For some reason the iPhone App version of WordPress deleted this post after I’d published it – fortunately Google’s cache has helped me find it again … Continue reading

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Don’t blame it on the rain

21 February 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Renown, 7.05pm, Melbourne High School The Albert Park courts are inside the pit buildings at the F1 track. But, for the six weeks each year that the F1 comes to town, the … Continue reading

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Call ’em as you see ’em

19 February 2013, Mixed Netball, South East Metro Swish v Spreadeagles, 9.00pm, Ryan’s Reserve Richmond Well, I’d hoped to tell you the story of how the Swish made a magnificent late charge into finals, but on arrival we found out … Continue reading

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The good, the bad, and the overheated

18 February 2013, Bolton v Stone Cup, Lander & Rogers v Minter Ellison, 5.30pm, Fawkner Park Monday night saw us take in the second match of our Bolton v Stone Cup campaign, this time against Minter Ellison. The Australian team … Continue reading

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A little over 24 hours of sport

Who would waste over half of their weekend watching sport? Well, I would. I guess that must mean I must really like sport, hey? Well, yes I do. But, that doesn’t mean I like everything that happens… 15 February 2013, … Continue reading

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Working out the balance

One of the things I thought might obstruct my ability to regularly write this blog was whether I might have a busy work week or six during the year. Well, as you could tell from the radio silence this week … Continue reading

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Under pressure – a story about a big day of very different sports

10 February 2013 MCC Members Bowls Day, 9.45am, Swinburne Avenue The transition from social to competitive is not a small jump… I’m only a recent member of MCC Bowls Club. Last week when watching pennant, I spoke to a couple … Continue reading

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