52: Blog 100 memories (1 to 5 – Sports)

52 in 52 - memories

One of my 52 in 52 items for 2014 was to blog 100 memories. Today’s post focuses on memories with friends. These memories are not in any specific order, other than in which order they came from.

1 – High School swimming carnival

I used to dread the school swimming carnival, because it meant one thing: showing off your body to the boys. On reflection, I was fit back then and would kill to be that toned nowadays. But back then I was so self conscious and wore boardies as much as I could.

Then I became a senior, and suddenly the swimming carnival took on a new meaning. [...]  read more

52 in 52: watch the World Cup final

“52 in 52″ is a list of things that I would like to complete throughout 2014. Click here to the whole list.

And the winner is, ZE GERMANS!

I can't help but look at that logo and imagine someone face palming themselves. I guess if it was blue and yellow you could almost say it was Brazil, disappointed over their 7-1 loss. Or all of the South American's for finally letting a European team win for the first time in South American territory.

What a great tournament.

I have to admit, I found this morning's final quite boring. The goal, when finally scored, was incredible though. Amazing control.  [...]  read more