Andy Wood's Blog

GB Skeleton Athlete

Christmas Break

Having missed most of the Christmas break last season due to a GB race off for World Cup positions, it was great to be home for a longer period this time round.

I apologise for the lack of updates on the blog, it’s just that when I go back home, it’s important to be able to switch off from skeleton so that I come back to the ice fresh.  The physical training still goes ahead as we have half a season still to go, and the chance of competing at the Olympics 😉

I received the news that I was staying on the World Cup circuit for the 2nd half of the season, which means I’m competing in the last 3 races in Konigssee (Germany), St. Moritz (Switzerland) and Igls (Austria).

I’m now in Konigssee, first day of training starts tomorrow with the race on Friday 8th January.

January 3, 2010 - Posted by | Blog Archive

1 Comment »

  1. Hope you enjoyed and benefited from the Christmas break, Andrew. It’s good keeping up with your news on your blog – really appreciated.

    Saw you on Ski Sunday 3 January, just a fleeting glimpse; you were labelled as the ‘newcomer’. Adam Pengilly was interviewed on Songs of Praise too; seems a real nice guy.

    Anyway, we are thinking of you lots and wish you a very Happy and Healthy New Year as well as every good fortune in your forthcoming races in preparation for your trip to Vancouver in February . . .!! Bon chance!

    Comment by Maureen and John | January 5, 2010 | Reply

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