Archived Content

Blog posts and the such from several years back.

www.parents4sport.co.uk

www.parents4sport.co.uk The new website that supports young people, parents and families who are involved or interested in sport. For years I’ve felt that parents who are interested in sport, from grass roots to young elite, haven’t had a place where they can go to ask questions or pass on experience to other parents. A forum of...

First Cycling Medal…

Well last saturday (04-05-13) saw my first cycling race/event... Sportive on Dartmoor, on my shiney Boardman bike. Old friend Chris Boardman made sure i had a great new, proper road bike to do the event and Jamie from Boardman kept me company on my 65km journey through the beautiful country side around Exeter race...

Sunshine Girls

Here's Grace and I enjoying the sunshine in the Maldives in 2012, and no she's not taller than me yet, but she may well be soon enough! We had an amazing time  out there as a family, scuba diving ( for Elliotts 19th), eating, swimming... finding nemo for Fin and generallyhaving a fun time. Recommend...

Recent Mail Article

Hi Guys, hope you managed to catch the great shot my friend Alan Olley did for the Mail all about turning 50 (yikes). I have been asked by quite a few folk where i go to be pampered... if that is the right words... well i go and see an amazing lady Dr. Tracy...

BMW

October 7th I'm very excited to be wearing a special dress tomight at the British Olympic Association (BOA) Ball. It has been designed and made for me by the wonderful Melissa Antonious. Check her out at www.melissaaontonious.com Here I am receiving my 'Olympic BMW' 5 Series from the good folk of Rybrook Warwick & Worcester at...

13/08/2008

Another day, another gold medal and world record for the amazing Michael Phelps. In fact since I last wrote this blog he has added the small matter of three gold medals each one complete with world record. At the time of writing this he has a career haul of 11 Olympic golds - two...

11/08/2008

August 11th 2008 Olympic Women's 400m freestyle final. Gold - Rebecca Adlington, GB. Bronze - Jo Jackson, GB. The sporting record books will forever show that this was a great moment for British swimming and a glorious moment for two wonderful young swimmers. Sadly the same books will not record that a certain Sharron Davies...

Olympic Summary 2008

Some of you might know I've been writing a daily Olympic blog for AOL whilst out in Beijing on BBC duty. For those who don't I've placed them all below on this dedicated page on my website. When the swimming finished I managed to see a few sites and catch some some athletics in the...