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THE URBAN GAMES AND HIP HOP : 2012

This weekend saw The Urban Games and Hip Hop taking place in Newcastle city centre.  The weekend’s events included workshops and showcases of street dancing, break dancing, singing, rapping, DJing, BMXing, skateboarding and Parkour.

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THE WEEK THAT WAS…

A brief round-up of what we ate, watched, listened to and attended this week.

What we watched…

Everton v Sunderland (FA Cup)
Ross travelled to Goodison Park to see his local club, Sunderland, take on Everton in the FA Cup 6th Round.

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LINA REYERO SURFING AT BYRON BAY

I visited Byron Bay in the mid-00’s (I forget which year) with my band to play their ‘Splendour in the Grass‘ Festival.  It is truly beautiful and the coastline is totally perfect.  To prove it, Argentinian ‘smooth’ surfer Jorgelina Reyero mounted a camera to her surfboard and here she takes us out onto the waters of Wategos Beach.  Furious balancing…

Via Whudat

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NAKAMURA : FREE-KICK THROUGH A BUS WINDOW!

When Shunsuke Nakamura played football for Celtic we all saw him strike some marvellous free-kicks.  Nothing quite as showy as this, though, which was a feature on a Japanese TV show recently.  What an incredible strike!  Well worth a minute of your time.

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LONDON 2012 ROYAL MINT COIN COLLECTION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last year we posted images of the London 2012 Olympics official posters, and we now bring news of the latest collectible in what is sure to be an endless line of hook-ups as we move closer to Britain’s main event of the year.

The Royal Mint has unveiled a collectible coin collection – each coin celebrating one of the 29 sports at the Olympic Games or the Paralympics Games.

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