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1879 – part I

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1879. The number of kilometres I’ve driven across Europe since the 31st December. Munich to St. Moritz (via Innsbruck), St. Moritz to Altenberg and Altenberg to Innsbruck. I left home on New Year’s Eve; no parties or kisses at midnight for me (sorry James). The aim was to be in St. Moritz for midnight albeit […]

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Am I crazy?

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After the standard ‘what actually is skeleton?’ the next question is usually ‘what made you want to do that?’. It is a question I (and I am sure most of us skeleton athletes) get asked all the time; and for good reason! Skeleton, in case you’re a newbie (hey!) is a winter sliding sport. Imagine […]

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Let’s catch up

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It’s the 27th December, and I’m on my way back to Bath for training after Christmas at home on the Isle of Wight. Most people pity me, ‘only’ having four days off for Christmas, having to travel back the day after Boxing Day when most are still nursing their well-earned food coma. I’m actually not […]

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Back on the sled

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As always, it’s been a while! I am currently in Whistler, the venue for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics where I am racing in a week or so! It’ll be my first Inter-Continental cup (ICC) race, and it’s over my birthday. Let’s rewind though. Because I only just recently got back on ice in the […]

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Team Selection!

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Racing is over and the teams for this years international race circuits have been made. I am excited to announce I will be competing on the Inter-Continental Cup this year with races in Whistler, Calgary, St. Moritz and Altenberg. I was 3rd overall in the 4 run selection race in Lillehammer, setting a new downtime […]

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