• This Changes Everything

    TL ; DR I have a one-year-old son He was born on my birthday Nothing prepares you for parenthood Things change quickly Prologue “We have to go” my eyes strained [more...]
  • Pyeongchang Day 1: Ladies 3000m

    Recap The ladies 3000m saw a few surprises, and what more appropriate way to start off the program for speed skating at this olympics. Early in the starting order, the [more...]
  • Copenhagen Inline Challenge

    Recently, I finally got around to completing the promotional video for the Copenhagen Inline Challenge, an annual marathon race which takes place in the streets of [more...]
  • Silent Night

    So I've owned a flute for exactly three weeks. Coincidentally, it is also Christmas Eve, so what better way to display my mastery of this new instrument than to play a traditional christmas carol in front of a Christmas tree? (I can't think of one either) [more...]
  • Inzell with the Danes

    Continuing from where the previous post “left off”, the weekend right after Enschede, I found myself in Inzell, Germany coaching and preparing for the ESDP [more...]

Return to Enschede

Friday, October 14, 2011 // 1 Comment

Recently I have undertaken a new “job” as one of the coaches for the Danish junior ice speed skating team. Those outside of the world of speed skating will [more...]

Penultimate Post

Sunday, March 28, 2010 // 3 Comments

About a week ago, the speed skating season came to an end with the world allround championships in Heerenveen. Josh Lose skated in those championships and didn’t skate [more...]

Pep Talk

Friday, February 19, 2010 // 0 Comments

Sophie Muir Sophie Muir recently made history by not only becoming the first Australian long track skater in 16 years, but is also the first ever female long track olympic [more...]

Predictions, Part 1

Saturday, February 13, 2010 // 0 Comments

The moment the gun fires Predictions for the first half of the speed skating competition. (I would have had this up much earlier, but it took hours to render then even longer [more...]

Hockey Update

Friday, February 12, 2010 // 0 Comments

So I’m in Canada and, by the end of this season, will have been here for over three months of the previous twelve. Yet it was only recently that we played our first [more...]

Weekend Update

Thursday, January 28, 2010 // 2 Comments

Reeeeaaaaaadddyyy… Calgary It is time for another update. After two weeks off without training because of my back, I am now slowly starting to get back into it. How [more...]


Friday, January 22, 2010 // 0 Comments

I am slowly becoming more proficient at this whole video-editing business. I’m probably also getting slightly better with the actual shooting as well, although the [more...]

Canada Cup

Saturday, January 16, 2010 // 1 Comment

Calgary Sunset on the 1st of January 2010 Apologies for the lack of updates. The main reason for this is because my trusty MacBook Pro stopped working two Mondays ago, just [more...]

One Year

Sunday, October 18, 2009 // 4 Comments

So I’ve been here for a year. I wanted to write a poem but, to the relief of followers of, had severe writer’s block. So, instead… I’ve [more...]

Teaser Trailer

Monday, June 29, 2009 // 1 Comment

Today was the start of “zomerijs” (which you might have probably guessed to mean “summer ice” in Dutch) for our team. I didn’t expect [more...]
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