Living List Tick – Go To A Cricket Match

Before I begin, I should explain something: the Living List goal was to go to a cricket match, and so it would be reasonable to assume that meant I hadn’t been to one before. This isn’t quite true – I have been to the cricket many times. My father was a cricketer. A fast bowler,…

Living List Tick – Run a Full Marathon

  This photo, of the MCG and sky in the first few moments of sunrise, was taken as we made our way to the starting line for the Melbourne Marathon. The weather was mild, the atmosphere relaxed and friendly, and in spite of the challenges that laid ahead I knew it was going to be…

Last Call for Marathon Donations

In three days time I’ll be lining up to run the Melbourne Marathon – no doubt full of nerves, excitement and a healthy amount of trepidation! My training after the gastro, and then injury was going really well up until about three weeks ago – I got sick and my body was throwing out some weird…