Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Curse of Joe

21 October 2013, Ladies Netball, MCC v Vipers, 9.30pm, State Netball and Hockey Centre State Netball, Hockey … And Basketball centre? On Monday I went to watch Geri’s netball team play. After she’d driven me to my recent sporting events, … Continue reading

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Mayor of struggle town, King of the world

20 October 2013, Cycling, Around The Bay In A Day (100km), 8am, Sorrento to Melbourne Best. Present. Ever. I used to be one of those people who thought cyclists were a bit weird. Why would a man in their mid … Continue reading

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Is a comeback a good thing?

17 October 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Hear if you Need, 7.05pm, Albert Park On Thursday we were up against a side called “Hear if you need”. Not quite sure whether the word “hear” is a mis-spelling, but it … Continue reading

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Inspiration and perspiration

13 October 2013, Running, Melbourne Marathon, 7.30am, MCG Let me first tell you about what I did, before we get to the real story of the day. At the start of the year I could barely run one kilometre without … Continue reading

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On repeat

3 October 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Marvellous Creations, 9.05pm, Albert Park Embarrassing bodies, netball style You may be wondering why there hasn’t been too many posts recently. Well, obviously footy season ended, but there should be some netball, … Continue reading

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Riding the bumps with a grin and a beer and a sausage

28 September 2013, AFL, Grand Final, Hawthorn Hawks v Fremantle Dockers, 2.30pm, MCG Get in line! I decided earlier in the week that I would make the effort to get up early on Saturday and go to the AFL grand … Continue reading

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