Tag Archives: documentary

Monday Morning Motivation – growing old (dis)gracefully

15 Jun

Getting older doesn’t have to mean giving up – check out this amazing documentary about some older ladies who play volleyball:

Top 10 things not to eat whilst cycling

4 Nov

This was so funny that I had to share it:

Global Cycling Network is a great channel to subscribe to on YouTube. There is a combination of humorous videos and ones with useful and informative content. Here are a couple of other videos that amused me:

If you’ve an hour to spare, you might want to watch ‘Ride of my life: the story of the bicycle’

This is a BBC4 documentary where author Rob Penn travels around the world collecting hand-built parts for his dream bicycle and charts the social history of one of mankind’s greatest inventions.

Spirit of the Triathlon?

29 Jun

Would you like to see a feature-length documentary on the inspiring journeys of six athletes preparing for Challenge Roth?

Challenge Roth Triathlon Documentary Indiegogo from triathlonfilm on Vimeo.

I know I would, as I loved Spirit of the Marathon, which is made by the team behind this venture. They’re attempting to crowd-source funding for it, and released some information within the last fortnight. This website gives more details: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/challenge-roth-triathlon-documentary

triathlete magazine interviewed the film’s producer Gwendolen Twist: http://triathlon.competitor.com/2014/06/news/dispatch-triathlon-heads-big-screen_101010

I don’t know how much funding is really required to make this a reality, but I hope it takes place.