Monthly Archives: July 2013

A confidence thing

25 July 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Happy House, 8.25pm, Albert Park Thursday’s game was against last year’s semi final opponents “Happy House”. Given that we’ve played these guys on multiple occasions this year we’re pretty friendly with them, … Continue reading

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Friends with the Reds

24 July 2013, Soccer friendly, Liverpool v Melbourne Victory, 8pm, MCG Unfriendly My experiences of friendly soccer matches so far hasn’t been great. Back in 2001, I’d adopted EPL club Leeds United on the back of the fact their recruiting … Continue reading

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Ran Melbourne

21 July 2013, Running, The Age Run Melbourne (5km), 10.30am, Birrarung Marr Support network – part 1 Social media gets a bad rap. We hear plenty of stories about people misbehaving on Facebook, Twitter and so on, but we don’t … Continue reading

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The Late Show

18 July 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Mixens, 9.05pm, Albert Park Late games of netball suck. At Richmond we had some 9.40pm matches. When I first started playing at Albert Park, the latest timeslot we faced was actually 10.25. … Continue reading

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11 July 2013, Mixed Netball, Claptraps v Motley Diamonds, 7.05pm, Albert Park Match Report Look, we lost. But, it was a loss to the no.1 team, and we stuck with them for big chunks of the game. So there were … Continue reading

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Buzz Aldrin

9 July 2013, Mixed Netball, South East Metro Swish v Angry Birds, 7.00pm, Ryan’s Reserve Pre-game nerves I was pretty nervous coming into Tuesday’s game. I’m running out of opportunities to win netball grand finals. Ok, we’re not talking about … Continue reading

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Back to the Future

7 July 2013, AFL, Melbourne Demons v Sydney Swans, 1.10pm, MCG Murphy’s law So, did you like my review of our win against the Bulldogs? Oh, that’s right, I wasn’t there. I was in Queensland for the weekend to attend … Continue reading

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