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Bias? Genes? I’m Not Sure…

This post is a bit of a soul searcher. Tune out now rather than be offended! A recent comment on quite an old post makes me think. Am I biassed against posting images of guys whose skin color is other … Continue reading

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Last Waltz… New Dance…

A nice capture there for you of a teeterboard ‘dance’ each guy doing a tuck somersault followed by a layout somersault. The ‘trick’ – if there is one – is to land in the right place. For what it is … Continue reading

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Surprise, Surprise…

We could, in the best British pantomime tradition, all call out “BEHIND YOU!”. Or we could make a guess at what that young Russian gymnast is wishing for in his new year wish list! Anyways, here we are in 2017, … Continue reading

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Here We Go, Then…

I trust you all had a fun time seeing in 2017: as our German-speaking friends like to put it – “Did you have a good slide into the new year?” We certainly did. I guess that I could have expected … Continue reading

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Stopped in Our Tracks (And the Teaser Answers)

Today’s Gallery Theme – ‘Hanging Around’ That’s one of our acrobatic heroes – Ed Upcott – in  rather contrived location for ring work! I meant to give you the answers to the non-crossword clues in the previous post, but we … Continue reading

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End of Term Teasers

More ‘random’ pictures today. No gym for us this morning though – a mass visit to the sauna instead. Very pleasant given the cold temperatures here in Canada (snow forecast again for tomorrow!). Then lunch before the usual two performances. … Continue reading

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That’s My Boy (Girl)!

Dedication. That’s what it is all about. Wanting to achieve, wanting to be better… Dave and I, standing at the back of the stage while our respective offspring Jaymee and Leo were performing their coordinated balance routine in the first … Continue reading

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Hard At Work

Feeling a wee bit ‘under the spotlight today, like this crew of young ballet boys… …sadly, apart from Leo and Jaymee, we’re all somewhat older these days… In Toronto yesterday in plenty time to watch the show with just the … Continue reading

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LGBTQIA+ OMG!

I am a ‘G‘ and so, obviously, is my partner and loved one, Dave. We are ‘gay’ because of what we are, not as a lifestyle choice, as some, especially homophobes, seem to think. For that reason, I suppose, we … Continue reading

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Ready For The ‘Off’

Writing first of all from my son Leo’s perspective, a weekend with girlfriend Karla then, on Monday, jetting off to Canada for a Christmas of performances with the rest of our company – exile from Karla until Jan 2nd when … Continue reading

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