Watch the Formula 1 theme come to life

I like the Formula 1 theme that plays at the beginning of every Formula 1 race. Logically, I knew it had to have been produced in some way. I just wasn’t expecting it to be performed quite like this: https://youtu.be/8AYy-BcjRXg That movie soundtrack genius Brian Tyler produced this theme track makes this even more awesome!…… Continue reading Watch the Formula 1 theme come to life

I sat down to watch the pre-recorded Austrian Grand Prix after work. My son came up to me ... Son: Do you know who won the race?Me: No, I haven't looked. I just want to watch the race. My son left the room, and returned a few minutes later. Son: Can I show you something?Me… Continue reading Austrian Grand Prix Spoiler Alert Fail

Today’s alternative to my usual run

Our frisbee and ball I finally took some time to get outside, and exercise for the first time in about a week. I was going to do my usual run (it’s effective but I don’t particularly like it) when my daughter asked me to take her to the park. I was about to say “No”,…… Continue reading Today’s alternative to my usual run

Imagine almost cycling around the world, every year

Photo by Flo Karr on Unsplash

Wired’s video about ultra-endurance bicycle rider, Lael Wilcox, is well worth watching if you’re interested in cycling (here’s a story on Wired.com): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqigzj97Vpo I used to cycle everywhere in my teens because, well, that’s how I got around. My father was really into cycling, and I remember riding a pretty long race with him. We…… Continue reading Imagine almost cycling around the world, every year

Israeli national anthem played in Abu Dhabi for the first time ever

The Israeli national anthem was played in Abu Dhabi for the first time ever, at the Abu Dhabi Judo Grand Slam. Israel’s Sagi Muki won the gold medal. https://twitter.com/AviMayer/status/1056562140914556930 In previous tournaments, Israeli athletes couldn’t compete under our flag, let alone hear our anthem play when they won medals. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPSyEeuTO_M Abu Dhabi – United Arab… Continue reading Israeli national anthem played in Abu Dhabi for the first time ever