Monthly Archives: July 2014

It goes without saying, but it’s been a crazy month in Brazil and I’m behind on updates – written and otherwise. To keep it quick and easy… here we go: Got to Salvador the day before the World Cup started and parked up in the city through to the end of quarterfinal stage of the tournament – Barra Fan Fest & Arena Fonte Nova delivered; Moved on to Belo Horizonte to attend… Read More

I’ve been here before, I know this feeling: Nervous, can’t watch. Can’t – not. Feel sick. What’s going to happen if they lose? Surely they won’t… But, what IF? [expletive] … Fortunately I’ve been on the good side of this situation on home soil twice in the past few years – NZ’s 2011 Rugby World Cup victory & Canada Men’s Hockey Gold at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. To be fair though, it’s precisely… Read More