With not long to go until the biggest sporting spectacle arrives on London’s doorstep, things are beginning to heat up around the host city. The excitement has not been lost on the silver screen either, as an inspirational sport-themed film called “Fast Girls” has recently hit cinemas.
Whether you’re a sports buff or struggle to tell the different between shot put and javelin (much like my fine self), Barcelona’s Museu Olímpic i de l'Esport (Olympic and Sport Museum) is not your typical museum and is definitely worth checking out!
Have you ever had an idea that's so crazy, so outrageous, so impossible… That you just have to do it? That is the story Matt Mcdonald and Andy Madeley. Two mates from England, cycling from London to Sydney. Yes, that's London.. To Sydney… On a bicycle.
The London Olympics might be getting underway in the Olympic Stadium on July 27th, but two days beforehand and over 150 miles away, Olympic action will actually kick off in Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium.
Travelling to Latin America and overwhelmed by the many amazing things that are on offer to do? If we could offer you just one piece of advice, the Inca Trail would be it! Rated by many to be in the top five treks in the world, the world-famous Inca Trail is spans 26miles/43km and finishes at the...
Hot Air Ballooning around Europe and Africa, rock climbing in the Grand Canyon, Sky-diving, Motor cycling around a unknown country, Back packing in a foreign land and Cruising around Cape Town... WHAT REALLY GETS ME GOING IS! Living in Soweto and running away from robbers in the midst of Alexandra Township, Driving around Jo'burg in the middle of the night with my windows open, asking a hobo to light a cigarette for me and Joy riding in the back of a police van in Joburg... hahahah! Now that really gets my heart pumping... LOL
What really gets my heart pumping is the thrill of new experiences, the excitement of not quite knowing what you are going to get yourself into, challenging every aspect of your being and rush when you accomplish something you thought was impossible.
Our Olympic partner London Prepares, caught up with Iwan Thomas, Olympics silver medalist, the fastest Briton ever in the 400m & London Marathon addict on the eve of the race to speak about it and the Games themselves.
Will we see our floppy friends joining the Olympics?
Only a lucky few have tickets for Equestrian’s show jumping event at the picturesque Royal Greenwich Park during the Olympic games, so for those who don’t why not head to Earl’s Court in May to take in the furrier, floppier-eared version that everyone can get involved in: rabbit jumping.
You haven’t lived until you’ve seen a boat race like this…
Henley-on-Todd is THE racing event of Australia’s Northern Territory, with spectators coming in from around the world to watch a-grade rowers lower their boats and race down the Todd River. Wait a minute… the Todd River has no water in it!?