Journal Timeline


Monster Workouts and Olympic Duvets

Help Me Up Toni, Jess and the guys have finally arrived in Rio.  I say finally, not because the trip was particularly horrific but because [...]


Post Pregnancy Bodies

The Olympics may be underway but for Toni, Jess and the team it’s a long day of travelling. For all the reasons documented previously it [...]


Is Something Happening in Rio?

Whilst the opening ceremony lights up Rio and, in doing so, attempts to drag this Olympiad out of the shadow of drugs scandals and the [...]


No Pain, No Gain

Yesterday’s training session did not start until early evening as Jess is starting her adjustment to the timings of the Heptathlon on August 13th. With [...]


Birthdays, Blocks and Beers

Birthday Boy Yesterday was Derry’s birthday and although an Olympic holding camp isn’t the most usual setting to celebrate the big ‘5 – 0’ the [...]


Needle in the Holding Camp

Before you get too concerned about the blog headline, I should explain. The needle referred to is actually in Toni. More on that later. Relax, [...]