May 31, 2016

Storing Medals

Alert: proud mum moment!! Two weeks ago, our oldest son made it into the Australian Junior Rowing team to row at the World Cup in  Rotterdam in August. Apart from a huge financial commitment (we have to find/fund raise $8000 somehow) it also is a time commitment that won’t be easy in his final year of school and HSC exams in October. But we are, of course extremely proud and do hope he wins yet another medal… Which creates another, […]
April 12, 2013

Trust Your kids

Max, our oldest son, was rowing in the Australian Open Rowing Championship three weeks ago at the Sydney International Rowing Centre in Penrith. He participated in the Men’s under 17 single scull event. An event he never before rowed, because the younger kids normally just race for 1000m, not the 2000 he had to do there. Hubby and I decided this is a too important event to be missed and put our hands up to volunteer for part of the […]