Tag Archives: Olympics

Olympic Dream?

Wow what an Olympics that was. Second in the world – not bad for a little country like ours. It just goes to show what you can do with an excellent management structure and appropriate funding. I think you can probably see where my thinking is going. Because there are a lot of similarities between… Read More »

The Olympics Legacy?

One of my biggest regrets in life was missing out on the 1966 world cup final. I was only 6 years old but I remember my father asking me if I wanted to watch the match, when I said that I’d rather go play football with my friends down at the park he warned me… Read More »

More Olympics?

As the country is gripped with Olympic fever I thought I’d continue the theme. This is the one time every 4 years the minor sports get exposed to the media. After a quick google I’ve discovered there are 30 headline sports (counting track and field athletics as one).

Yet More Olympics!

I’ve received a bit more information following on from the delivery of the mysterious green bag. It transpires that we’re part of some enormous operation covering Dorset and aimed at managing disaster scenarios. You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to realise that they mean the Olympics.