The Superhumans Are Back!

The Rio Olympics were great but the Paralympics are starting now and they should be amazing! Do you think Mo Farah is an incredible athlete?  His Wikipedia page says he is “The most successful British track athlete in modern Olympic Games history, he is the 2012 and 2016 Olympic gold medallist in both the 5000 m…

A Hobbit Hole + A Last Word On The Winter Games

We were treated to another silver medal in the Super Combined for Jade and her guide Caroline last Friday with less than a second between them and the gold again. Winning that silver medal makes them the first Britons to win 4 medals at one Winter Games – Olympic or Paralympic.  What a shame they…

She’s Done It Again! Another Silver for Jade :-)

Wow!!!  3 medals now for Jade Etherington and her guide Caroline Powell.  They narrowly missed out on the gold in the slalom for the visually impaired – by only 0.65 of a second! We also saw 15-year-old Millie Knight and her 18-year-old guide Rachael Ferrier for the first time at these games.  Millie was just…

First EVER Gold AND a Bronze!!! In One Race! Awesome!

Today, Paralympics GB won their first ever gold medal at a Paralympic Winter Games!  Congratulations to Kelly Gallagher and her guide Charlotte Evans for winning gold and Jade Etherington and her guide Caroline Powell for winning bronze in the Super-G for the visually impaired.  Also, Anna Turney narrowly missed out on a medal by coming…

Is it a UFO? No, it’s the O2!

Something a little different today as I’m running out of time! lol  I was looking through the photos and videos on my camera and came across something I recorded last year in London.  During the Olympics 2012 I had been to see some football matches (that’s soccer for readers in the USA) at Wembley Stadium…