Tag Archives: Melbourne

Joe’s sports diaries – Diary of a bloke who ran a really long way

Melbourne Marathon 42.2km – Sunday 16 October 2016 Keen observers of this site will note that it has been a while since I’ve posted anything here.  I’ve been lucky to write for such sites as The Footy Almanac and Balcony … 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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Success comes in many forms

12 May 2013, Mothers Day Classic run, 8km, “The Tan” running track/Alexandra Gardens Having completed my first ever competitive running event earlier this year, I’d decided some time ago that my second event would be the Mother’s Day classic, an … Continue reading

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From Start to Finnish

14 to 17 March 2013, Motor Racing, Australian Formula One Grand Prix, Albert Park Revhead? Really? I’ve always followed Formula 1 racing. I liked watching it on TV, and occasionally I’d stay up to watch a race from Europe. However, … Continue reading

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Bikram Netball

17 January 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Renown, 7.05pm, Albert Park I walk around in the summertime saying “how about this heat?” For those of you not from Melbourne, or not watching the Australian Open Tennis, you may not … Continue reading

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