Category Archives: Sport

The Diary of a Slow Traveller – a long way from Adelaide Oval, Sanday, Orkney Islands

We timed our trip to Sanday, Orkney Islands perfectly to coincide with The Adelaide Crows Preliminary Final against Geelong. When we booked our travel to the UK it seemed likely that The Crows would be in the finals and that … Continue reading

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“It’s a grand old flag” – Sturt SANFL Premiers 2016

When I think of a good match my thoughts immediately spring to sport, and for me a good no match was the 2016 SANFL Grand Final when my  team, The Mighty Blues, Sturt, significant underdogs, came out on top. I hope … Continue reading

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What great memories – Peter Endersbee RIP

It was with great sadness that I read today of the death of Peter Endersbee. Peter Endersbee was a member of the Sturt Football Club at a time when they were near unbeatable.  He was an important part of my … Continue reading

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A reflection

I use the weekend coffee share post as my period of reflection. The opportunity to think back over my week. What better to do than over a coffee? This week I have written more than a thousand words on my PhD … Continue reading

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100 Up

So this my 100th Post – It’s timing is perfect just as I start my next journey.   My blog has not met the WordPress suggested approach of a theme and stick to it. Rather it has been the thoughts … Continue reading

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