Monthly Archives: March 2013

Slam dunked

14 March 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Happy House, 8.25pm, Melbourne High School I like to think I know enough of the rules of netball to get by. But I learned a new rule on Thursday night. We were … Continue reading

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But, you’re from Victoria?

10 March 2013, National Rugby League, Melbourne Storm v St George Illawarra Dragons, 3.00pm, AAMI Park How Roy and HG got me following Rugby League Lots of people ask how I came to be a rugby league fan. I grew … Continue reading

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A-Grade

12 March 2013, Mixed Netball, South East Metro Swish v Peelers, 9.40pm, Ryan’s Reserve, Burnley The Swish made their return to the court on Tuesday in a “grading game”. Grading games are games which go the full length, that you … Continue reading

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Only 26 minutes and four seconds slower than Michael Schumacher

10 March 2013, Australian Grand Prix Run (5km), 8am, Albert Park Run, Joseph, Run I’ve been doing a bit of running recently, having started over Christmas in an attempt to burn off the copious amounts of booze and food enjoyed … Continue reading

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It’s in the bag

7 March 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Vikings, 8.25pm, Melbourne High School. They say proper preparation prevents piss-poor performance. It is fair to say my preparation for Thursday Night’s netball game was less than ideal. I’d had a work … Continue reading

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Safety first!

5 March 2013, Melbourne City Sports Corporate Challenge, Jolly Rogers v Medibank Steppers, 1.00pm, Flagstaff Gardens Tuesday’s lunchtime netball game was only our 2nd for the season after a washout and a bye. No danger of a washout today as … Continue reading

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Eight Isn’t Enough

4 March 2013, Bolton v Stone Cup, Lander & Rogers v Law Image, 5.30pm, Fawkner Park Did you know that the minimum number of players required for a cricket team is seven? Well, we found this out in advance of … Continue reading

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