Controlling the controllables

At the Athens Olympics, GB won 2 gold medals - Sir Chris Hoy in the Kilo, and Sir Bradley Wiggins in the Individual Pursuit. Fast forward four years to Beijing, and Team GB won 8 cycling golds, with the first being a memorable win from Nicole Cooke in the Ladies Road Race. It was repeated … Continue reading Controlling the controllables

So the season has started….

It's been great to get the season started - my first 'proper' race season since 2010.After a solid winter of racing 'cross and then slowly building up, the training camp in Lanzarote was a welcome break from the cold. After we got back, I continued to train well and before I knew it it was … Continue reading So the season has started….

It’s always been done this way…..

It's now a decade since I last played competitive golf. I'd grown up playing the game, my dad was the club captain, and my brother, Niall, became a professional golfer. On his day Niall could be as good as anyone. However, I started taking the game too seriously - as many low handicap guys do … Continue reading It’s always been done this way…..