Hi, I am a runner

Hi, I am a runner

Build yourself a time machine and hurtle back prior February 2020.  Ask politely if I want to start running.  Be prepared for a bemused scoff and a hearty laugh because me - actually choosing to pound pavements and get sweaty outside of the bedroom?  No bloody way, hun.  I too am surprised therefore of my [...]

My 5 tips to get into swimming

My 5 tips to get into swimming

If you follow me via Instagram, you will know I love swimming.  I am constantly posting updates on my Stories regarding my swim day streak, how many meters I managed to plough through before slogging it at the library, and how bloody good I feel after a training session.  I was made for the pool and would [...]

I stopped hating my body due to taking up swimming

I stopped hating my body due to taking up swimming

This summer, (unbeknownst to myself until extremely recently) I have managed to dramatically improve my relationship with my body as well as enhance both my general physical and mental health. I have finally discovered a *real* hobby which is charming, I have a passion for and yet have no intention of making my career (here [...]