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Tag Archives: Olympics 2012
The opening and closing ceremonies of the London Olympics were infused with great British pop music. We love our music, and I guess that, along with American music, it travels best around the globe. Partly because it’s in English, of … Continue reading
Two weeks on from the closing ceremony and a few days before the opening of the Paralympics in London, I’ve stirred myself to sum up how I felt about the games. We left for a holiday in Spain that last … Continue reading
Writing this, Sunday night/Monday morning after a day with family and friends at a rainy/sunny barbecue and then watching the showpiece race, the 100m, with Usain Bolt reasserting his supremacy. Awesome stuff, another notch of brilliance in this fantastic Olympics. … Continue reading
Top moment of the Olympics so far for me. Wiggo winning the time trial. Congratulations too to Chris Froome on getting bronze, and Emma Pooley and Lizzie Armitstead being placed in the top ten of the women’s race. But Brad … Continue reading
Day 4, Tuesday 31 July. I’m at work so I can’t get intimately involved with canoe slaloming, or archery, or Grecian wrestling, or whatever, during the day. That is always fun – the way you rapidly become expert on obscure … Continue reading