Our first full day in Paris we had planned a trip to the Louvre, but that didn’t happen. Instead we found ourselves inside the Palais Garnier, never have I been so in awe of a building. The intricacy of the detailing was just incredible, this… View Post

Return to Paris

Return to Paris

As I write this I am sitting in Charles de Gaulle airport wishing I didn’t have to head back home! My first trip to Paris was probably 8 years ago and I was rather underwhelmed. I just didn’t understand why everyone thought it was so… View Post

Swimming Kit: basic aids

Swimming Kit: basic aids

With my return to the pool a couple of months ago I invested in some new essentials, if you haven’t seen it yet click here. After getting back into the basic rhythm of some basic training sessions you may feel it is time to step… View Post

Swimming Kit: The Essentials

Swimming Kit: The Essentials

So with my return to the pool I thought I’d update my swimming kit and share with you guys my essentials for a session. I’ll probably do a couple of these posts over the next wee while but we’ll start with this. There are 3… View Post