Monday, 16 January 2017

Olympic Tribute Mural

Walkway between Spon End and Croft Road

This mural celebrates
champions from in and around Coventry 
who have participated in the Olympics.


Above (left to right) 
Naomi Folkard (Leamington Spa) - Archery 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016 Olympics
Rachel Smith (Coventry) - Rhythmic Gymnastic 2012 Olympics
Mandip Sehmi (Leamington Spa) - Wheelchair Rugby 
2008, 2012, 2016 Paralympics Games

Below (left to right)
Mandip Sehmi (as noted above)
The Olympic Torch - 12,100 torches all made in Coventry for 2012 Olympics
Neil Adams, MBE (Rugby) - Judo Silver Medals 1980 & 1984 Olympics
Marlon Devonish, MBE (Coventry) - Running Gold Medal in 2004. 
Participated 2008 Olympics


Below:
Nick Skelton (Bedworth) - Horse Jumping Gold Medals 2012 & 2016 Olympics


It is a big mural.  I'm so glad I found it.

Participating in Monday Mural


Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Walk In The Woods

Coombe Country Park
Last Sunday


Looks a bit spooky.  But you can see
a family out for a walk (far left) despite the rather 
gloomy, foggy weather.

Snow would be nice :).


Monday, 9 January 2017

Bring On 2017

No!  That isn't me :).
Taken on Boxing Day (26th December)


That's a family friend some 20 feet up
(and he got down safely).

Happy New Year to you all!