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Aleen Bailey to retire after Rio 2016

Jamaican sprinter Aleen Bailey says she will retire from athletics after the 2016 Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro.

The 35 year-old Olympic gold medallists also revealed that she is looking forward to being a mentor for young athletes. 705 more words

Aleen Bailey

Open water swimmers named for Pan Am Games

Team Canada named four more athletes to the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games on Tuesday, a group of open water swimmers led by London 2012 Olympic bronze medallist… 114 more words


A royal baby, and a look back

Yesterday, I was totally gripped by UK pride. As someone who spend not the first year, but the second year of four years here feeling a little out of place, this was a big milestone for me. 376 more words

Sport and physical activity - firmly on the margins of political discussions

As the battle lines are drawn over the principal issues shaping the election campaign, and party manifestos unveiled, one area that will be conspicuous by its absence is that of sport and physical activity, writes… 529 more words

My First Project

I first started getting serious about photography my freshman year of college while I was studying abroad in London. I took a photography class, got my first DSLR (Canon EOS 20D), and began my adventures in photography.   50 more words


Trip to the Olympic Park

This weekend my parent treated me to a trip to the Olympic Park (London) to see the British Swimming Championships Finals!

When we got to the park, we walked past the swimming pool to the ArcelorMittal Orbit (the big red tower/sculpture :-)) which is 115m high! 333 more words