Looking for Sponsors

Thursday, February 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

Enschede Training for the Olympics isn’t easy. It isn’t cheap either. I made a short promotional video recently as part of our quest to find sponsors (it also [more...]

Training Video

Friday, January 16, 2009 // 6 Comments

Enschede Those who have seen the movie “Team America” will know that, to go from being a beginner to a being a pro, you need a montage. So I have constructed a [more...]


Sunday, January 4, 2009 // 0 Comments

When it is cold enough, lakes and canals freeze over and you can go skating on them. The dutch go crazy over this “natuurijs” (literally – natural ice, as [more...]

Race Debut

Saturday, December 6, 2008 // 0 Comments

Enschede This evening I raced on the ice for the first time. Here is what happened. Just in case there was any lingering doubt, this is NOT what is supposed to happen in a [more...]

Summer Institute

Wednesday, August 20, 2008 // 0 Comments

I recently completed a paid internship at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society, which is based at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia [more...]
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