Posts Tagged ‘Winter Olympics’

London Calling

01Nov16

In the latest episode of my new show for America, Eddie The Eagle tells his true story about how he got to the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary. You’ll also hear how a brave six year old saved her mother’s life, Charles checks in from Chicago, Holly gets rescued by Prince William but isn’t happy […]


Is it a Sport?

22Feb14

Why is THAT a sport? A lot of people have been asking that question during the Winter Olympics, mostly about curling. So what is a sport? The dictionary defines sport as, “An activity involving physical exertion and skill in which an individual or team competes against another or others for entertainment”. That definition is a […]


Surely the most bizarre sport at the Winter Olympics must be curling. It’s on the telly again right now. I can’t believe this is being beamed to space from Russia and then shown all over the world. The thing that annoys me the most about curling is that it’s strangely hypnotic. Once you work out […]