Journal Timeline

7August

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 [...]

6August

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 [...]

5August

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 [...]

4August

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 [...]

3August

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 [...]

2August

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, [...]