Travels

Trail’s End Cycle Hotel


Hey guys!Apologies for the unintentional hiatus, but I have been out of the country since Tuesday (well... technically Monday night) as I am visiting South Africa again this summer! It's been great catching up with family and friends again, but that does mean a lack of internet connection so unfortunately, blog posts will be very… Continue reading Trail’s End Cycle Hotel

Charity, Swimming

Swimathon 2017


Hey guys! This post is really a bit of an update because, as you'll know, I have been raising money for Marie Curie and the Swimathon Foundation, and yesterday I finally swam the 2.5km I've been talking about for the past month! The swim wasn't too bad (in my last length I thought to myself… Continue reading Swimathon 2017

Blogtober, university

Keeping Healthy at Uni


Hey guys! Before I came to university, I trained with my swimming club five days a week, and that was simply part of my routine. It was easy to motivate myself to go because I'd been doing it for years and I knew the club really well. When I came to university, I joined the swimming… Continue reading Keeping Healthy at Uni

reviews, sport

Review on… The Fall


Hey guys! The other day I was watching The One Show, and they were interviewing Zola Budd and Mary Decker, two athletes who competed against each other in the 1984 Olympic Games in the 3,000m, and for the infamous fall of Decker. To this day people still question whether Budd tripped Decker, or if Decker… Continue reading Review on… The Fall

sport

Sport, Exercise and Body Image


Hey guys! I haven't written a sports related post in a while, and I recently watched a video on YouTube by Hannah Witton in which she talks about her relationship with sport, and she also goes on to talk about the book Eat Sweat Play by Anna Kessel, and these are the things which inspired my post today. If… Continue reading Sport, Exercise and Body Image

university

Fresher’s Fayre Haul 2015


Hey guys! Today was the University Fresher's Fayre. Or Fresher's Fair (however you wish to spell it), and I knew even before I arrived at uni, which was nearly a whole week ago, that I would join way too many societies, and take home so many freebies. I met up with two girls who were going to… Continue reading Fresher’s Fayre Haul 2015

Flashback

Flashback Friday #7


The one when I went to Wimbledon Hey guys! As Wimbledon has been on, I thought it was only fitting to write about the time when I went to Wimbledon. My mum used to play tennis with a club, and she managed to win tickets 4 times so she was able to take each member of the… Continue reading Flashback Friday #7