On Leading By Example

Happy New Ye…oh wait, it’s February. Having discovered that writing multiple job applications not only takes time but also removes my desire to write any more words, I’ve done away with any vague ideas of writing something about New Years’ Resolutions and instead am going back to rugby, as ever. February brings with it my… Continue reading On Leading By Example

On curiously British supporters

My mother hates cycling. Bikes, according to her, are evil and deliberately throw you off, and I have literally never seen her ride or even sit on a bike, save the static Penny Farthing in the family photo album. So it would seem more than a little odd that last week she and I only… Continue reading On curiously British supporters

On ogling male athletes

Anyone who watched the Rio Opening Ceremony could not have failed to notice the shirtless, well-oiled, well-sculpted Tongan flag bearer, either because you yourself did a double take or because of the sheer wave of articles and pictures now strewn across the internet. He glistened, he rippled, he completely distracted the attention of basically every… Continue reading On ogling male athletes

On Olympic Positivity

‘I can’t believe it’s been four years since 2012!’ The words on everyone’s lips at the moment it seems. With Rio only days away, and only pushed out of the news by the car crash that is British politics at the moment, harking back to the halcyon days that were the London Olympics is basically… Continue reading On Olympic Positivity