Care to guess why we work up before 5.30 today? Was it because of the screeching birds? The noisy trucks? The mosquitos? Nope. It was the sound of coffe beans being ground, and water steaming! Apparently, there is a mobile coffe truck which parks out in our rest stop. And he starts making coffee around 5.30 in the morning.Read More..
Today was our last day in Melbourne. It started out pretty mellow, turned slightly panicky and then turned mellow again. Chilled out with short bursts of panic does seem to be turning into our travelling MO.Read More..
Livia has been in touch with Michelle Nicollini, who fought at BOA yesterday and is in town. So today at lunch, Jeppe and I jumped in the car and headed into Absolute MMA HQ. Read More..
Today was fight day for Lachlan. Jeppe and I decided to try to buy tickets in the door - when we tried buying them online yesterday, the only delivery option was by post. That wouldn't do us much good, as they would have arrived days after the tournament.Read More..
...Is apparently a big thing in Australia. There's flowers, red and hearts everywhere. Read More..
Today was pretty full of training. My body and skin has been protesting a smidgen - I've managed to get gi burns on my hips, back and all around my neck. Not sure why that happened, but it's not very comfortable.Read More..
We set out from Mortlake early today, as we had quite a drive in front of us - 365 km which translates to 5½ hours if you don't run into traffic. Which we did. It probably took more like 6½-7 hours of driving.Read More..
We left our beautiful beach after breakfast to go to Naracoorte caves. Read More..