Monthly Archives: August 2013

A (very noisy) Sunday stroll in the park

25 August 2013, NRL,Melbourne Storm v Parramatta Eels, 3.00pm, AAMI Park I made mention in the blog about Saturday night’s footy that we’d been to a function at the MCG and hadn’t left the bar during the game. Having spent … Continue reading

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Not your average night at the footy

24 August 2013, AFL, Carlton Blues v Essendon Bombers, 7.40pm, MCG Should I categorise this as “Netball” or “AFL”? I’m not sure if I’m meant to be blogging about this event. I’ve said that I would blog about every sporting … Continue reading

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Enemies and friends

24 August 2013, Rugby League, VRL (Semi Finals), Altona Roosters v Werribee Bears/North West Wolves v Waverley-Oakleigh Panthers, 1.50pm, Fregon Reserve, Clayton As part of my VRL board duties I drove to Clayton on Saturday to watch a bit of … Continue reading

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Don’t. Ever. Mention. Our. Nightmare. Season.

18 August 2013, AFL, Melbourne Demons v Fremantle Dockers, 1.10pm, MCG Standing shoulder to shoulder If what happened on the field didn’t stay on the field, Pete and I wouldn’t be mates. We lived in the Monash University halls of … Continue reading

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A golden afternoon in the golden city

10 August 2013, Australian Rules, Bendigo Football and Netball League, Golden Square Bulldogs v South Bendigo Bloods, 12.32pm, My Jet Oval, Bendigo “Little” Brother When I describe people I look up to, I usually mean it in the figurative sense. … Continue reading

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Souths, Storm, Spectators and… Squirrels?

9 August 2013, NRL, Melbourne Storm v South Sydney Rabbitohs, 7.35pm, AAMI Park Low G.I. Diet It’s hard to dislike South Sydney. You have to respect a fan base that can sit out of the game for two years and … Continue reading

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Post-game whinge

8 August 2013, Mixed Netball, Mixens v Motley Diamonds, 7.45pm, Albert Park Ever had one of those games where no matter what you do you just think “what else could I have done?” That sums up last night’s semi final … Continue reading

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