Memory Marathon...   Memory Marathon was a large-scale participatory event in which artist Simon Pope walked a specially planned 26-mile route through the five Host Boroughs for London 2012. He was accompanied by 104 residents who recalled their stand-out memories from Olympic history.  An 80-minute film of the day was shown to great acclaim in early 2010. In November 2010, Simon re-visited the route and some of the walkers, to reflect how the local landscape has continued to change.  Memory…

Memory Marathon... Memory Marathon was a large-scale participatory event in which artist Simon Pope walked a specially planned 26-mile route through the five Host Boroughs for London 2012. He was accompanied by 104 residents who recalled their stand-out memories from Olympic history. An 80-minute film of the day was shown to great acclaim in early 2010. In November 2010, Simon re-visited the route and some of the walkers, to reflect how the local landscape has continued to change. Memory…

Gold medallist Jongoh Jin of Korea celebrates during the Victory Ceremony for the Men's 10m Air Pistol Shooting Final on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at The Royal Artillery Barracks on 28 July.

Gold medallist Jongoh Jin of Korea celebrates during the Victory Ceremony for the Men's 10m Air Pistol Shooting Final on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at The Royal Artillery Barracks on 28 July.

How to Watch the Olympics: The Essential Guide to the Rules, Statistics, Heroes, and Zeroes of Every Sport

How to Watch the Olympics: The Essential Guide to the Rules, Statistics, Heroes, and Zeroes of Every Sport

Mike Lane Wildlife Photography - not sure if any images will appear with this pin but Mike Lane's website is well worth a visit if you enjoy wildlife photography.

Mike Lane Wildlife Photography - not sure if any images will appear with this pin but Mike Lane's website is well worth a visit if you enjoy wildlife photography.

Olympics party

Olympics party

Another charity we are raising money for is the Special Olympics...We attended one of their events this past Sunday at Harvard in Boston MA!  We all had a blast!!

Another charity we are raising money for is the Special Olympics...We attended one of their events this past Sunday at Harvard in Boston MA! We all had a blast!!

2012 Olympics pictograms launched – Creative Review

2012 Olympics pictograms launched

2012 Olympics pictograms launched – Creative Review

Anyone can creating and host a Social, it's easy. But here we wanted to give you some insider tips from the experts (well we do organise over 150 days and night out a month), so that you can get the most from your Social and meet loads of new people that are into the same things as you.

Anyone can creating and host a Social, it's easy. But here we wanted to give you some insider tips from the experts (well we do organise over 150 days and night out a month), so that you can get the most from your Social and meet loads of new people that are into the same things as you.

SRPS Shout Out - Nadia Comaneci ~ Self-Rescuing Princess Society

SRPS Shout Out - Nadia Comaneci ~ Self-Rescuing Princess Society

Diary of a Quilter - a quilt blog: Finished Union Jack Quilt

Union Jack Quilt Pattern

Diary of a Quilter - a quilt blog: Finished Union Jack Quilt

Tuesday 28 April, 2015 Strasbourg, 28.04.2015 - The head of Europe's 47-nation human rights organisation has called on Indonesia not to carry out the execution by firing squad of 9 people which is expected to take place in the coming days. "The death penalty is a terrible injustice which can never be put right," said Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland. "I urge the Indonesian authorities to refrain from carrying out these ex

Tuesday 28 April, 2015 Strasbourg, 28.04.2015 - The head of Europe's 47-nation human rights organisation has called on Indonesia not to carry out the execution by firing squad of 9 people which is expected to take place in the coming days. "The death penalty is a terrible injustice which can never be put right," said Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland. "I urge the Indonesian authorities to refrain from carrying out these ex

If you’re the type who needs to be in on the action, then head to London (along with everyone else in the world) for a less-than-quiet summer getaway at the Summer Olympics. Even if you can’t score tickets, you can still soak up the excitement with live broadcasts of Olympic events in locations such as Trafalgar Square and Hyde Park.

If you’re the type who needs to be in on the action, then head to London (along with everyone else in the world) for a less-than-quiet summer getaway at the Summer Olympics. Even if you can’t score tickets, you can still soak up the excitement with live broadcasts of Olympic events in locations such as Trafalgar Square and Hyde Park.

Mary Joy Tabal  SEA Games 2017  Events: Marathon  Mary Joy Tabal from the island of Cebu. From a poor mountain family. Tabal used her road running earnings to pay her siblings through school.  At college she was only an average 59 second 400m runner. Her life would change forever when she was approached by then Triathlete Philip Duenas to move upto the Marathon.   #1964 Summer Olympics #2016 Summer Olympics #2020 Summer Olympics #Japan #London #Olympic Games #Pyeong

Mary Joy Tabal SEA Games 2017 Events: Marathon Mary Joy Tabal from the island of Cebu. From a poor mountain family. Tabal used her road running earnings to pay her siblings through school. At college she was only an average 59 second 400m runner. Her life would change forever when she was approached by then Triathlete Philip Duenas to move upto the Marathon. #1964 Summer Olympics #2016 Summer Olympics #2020 Summer Olympics #Japan #London #Olympic Games #Pyeong

A steep ask, but to compete at the olympics - i think it would be a pretty good achivement for my bucket list!!! :L

A steep ask, but to compete at the olympics - i think it would be a pretty good achivement for my bucket list!!! :L

London bus cut-out for kids to play with. I made it for our international day at school! The kids dressed up and took pictures riding the bus!

London bus cut-out for kids to play with. I made it for our international day at school! The kids dressed up and took pictures riding the bus!

Jennifer Abel (born August 23, 1991) is a Canadian diver. She is currently partnered with Pamela Ware for synchronized diving. She won an Olympic bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics in the 3 m synchro diving event with Émilie Heymans. Abel is the two time Commonwealth Games champion in the 1 m springboard, in 2010 and 2014; she is also the 2015 Pan American Games champion in the 3 m springboard.

Jennifer Abel (born August 23, 1991) is a Canadian diver. She is currently partnered with Pamela Ware for synchronized diving. She won an Olympic bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics in the 3 m synchro diving event with Émilie Heymans. Abel is the two time Commonwealth Games champion in the 1 m springboard, in 2010 and 2014; she is also the 2015 Pan American Games champion in the 3 m springboard.

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