Monthly Archives: August 2010

In Praise of the KingRoo Socceroos Shirt

This was the shirt of the Australian football team from 1990 to 1993. It was made by a company called KingRoo. The accepted position among Socceroos fans is that you are not supposed to like this shirt. According to them, … Continue reading

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Might as well JUMP

YouTube is great for taking trips down Nostalgia Lane. I stumbled upon one of my earliest sporting memories earlier this week: the women’s high jump final at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles. I remember watching this on a … Continue reading

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Whither Trakai Island Castle?

This is the Trakai Island Castle blog. I have named my blog after Trakai Island Castle in Lithuania because I would like to go there someday. You can find out about the castle from here, or possibly here, or maybe … Continue reading

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