Category Archives: Sport

Arsenal fans on Walking The Nile

In February and March of 2014, I joined Lev Wood for the Uganda stretch of his Walking The Nile expedition.  I was writing several articles, and taking photos to go alongside them.  I noticed that lots of the local lads … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Sport, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Getting Dandy At Lord’s

As I mulled over these insights, I gazed out over the delicately manicured outfield at Lord’s; a venue in which the true essence of the gentleman has been codified and distilled in the laws of a ball-game. Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Menu, Sport | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How To Make A Travel Film: Road Trip To Courmayeur

I learned to defer to experience and ask for the input from people your team – Jack has more experience as a cameraman and editor than me, so I would ask him for his opinion on narrative flow and sequencing Continue reading

Posted in Productions, Sport, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Freeze Festival

With autumn arriving, and the glorious summer of 2012 a fading memory, many of us will be hankering for the onset of winter and migration to jagged peaks and groomed parks for the next sporting extravaganza: flips, spins and turns … Continue reading

Posted in Sport | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cracknell and Fogle Take On An Ocean

The most interesting aspect comes from the dualistic authorship of the book – seeing how different the two rowers’ motivations are, and how they cope with different sorts of pressure. Continue reading

Posted in Sport, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

6 Easy Tips for Getting Into The Outdoors

Overall though, it’s just about giving it a try – getting out there and enjoying our wonderful environment. Yes, you might get cold and wet; but believe me, that’s half the thrill. Continue reading

Posted in Sport | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Unexpected Internship: Navigation and Mountain Training with Secret Compass

With stories of SAS challenges ringing in our ears, we climbed Pen Y Fan, but rather than complete the gruelling Fan Dance, we took a lovely route out as the sun set and camped out in a forest block for the night. Continue reading

Posted in Sport, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment