Category Archives: Sport

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

As “It’s a Grand Old Flag” boomed across Adelaide Oval yesterday afternoon at the end of the 2016 SANFL Grand Final, emotions flowed from players, coaches and supporters alike. Sturt massive underdogs had beaten the overwhelming favourite Woodville-West Torrens Eagles … 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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Book Review – Domestique

The world’s professional cycling season starts literally 250 metres from my home with The Tour Down Under. It’s January, the weather is awesome and the sense of anticipation about what is about to unfold is evident. As a keen cyclist … Continue reading

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