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GB Skeleton Athlete

Admin stuff…

The last few weeks of the summer are always so hectic, but made even more so by the fact it’s an Olympic year.

In no particular order…

New runners ordered
New sled fitted to me
Doctor checkup and skeleton license signed
Insurance sorted
Nutrition supplements bought for 1st half of season
Numerous team meetings attended
New pants purchased!
Home in Bath moved out of
New tools bought
Spare visors for helmet bought
Dentist checkup
Anti-doping whereabouts completed for next 3 months
4 months of punishing training completed
Weight gained (yay!)
Faster legs
Beach competitions (new athletes shown who the daddy is)
Track notes and videos studied
Psychology plans in place
Nutrition guidelines followed
Ping pong skills improved
New athletes coached – yes by me!
Olympic accreditation forms completed
TASS paperwork completed
New blog up and running
School visited for skeleton presentation
Navy skeleton team coached on push track
Various testing days participated in
Medical forms signed
Ice camp in Italy!
Media briefing day attended
US visa requirements completed

I just need to pack 4 x 32kg bags for the trip now!

September 27, 2009 - Posted by | Blog Archive

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