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#tenacity

Just do it!!

I’ve just come back from another inspirational day at Loughborough University, with my son Tom. I love watching the athletes train and do drills, as their movement quality is really on point, I’d say ‘balletic’. To look and perform like this generally implies hours and hours of doing the same techniques. This hones their movement for their sport so when required, the body pe...
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Human traits!

I have just got back from a fascinating day, hosted by British Athletics, in which both parent and athlete,(myself and my son), where taught and induced, about the Athletics Academy of Sporting Excellence programme. This is performance pathway programme for 16-18 year olds, who they believe have potential to compete as a senior, internationally. The course is over two years, ove...
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Passion!

I’m stood outside on this glorious autumnal day, at Loughborough University, with the current Olympic champion Thomas Rohler, at his javelin masterclass. It’s fantastic to be able to hear and gain knowledge, from somebody who has achieved the very highest levels of sporting performance. It doesn’t really matter whether you are into sport or not, you can always learn from an individuals...
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The gift of disappointment!

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The gift of Disappointment! We’ve all been there. You think ahead, do everything as planned, but then the result doesn’t quite stack up, against what you thought it was going to be. Obviously this can be disappointing BUT I believe sometimes there’s much more to be gained and learnt, when things DONT go right. If I can use my son Tom as an example. Last year when he didn’t make the...
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Lesson 11- Perseverance pays off!

  Two life experiences just this week that show that perseverance pays off! We had some fantastic personal news this week- we found our cat who was missing for a total of 4 weeks!! We spent a lot of time with social media, ringing contacts, posters, going out calling & looking most nights, following up leads - in all a LOT of effort - but it worked! After someone said they tho...
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