Bay Bitch in Pyjamas

May 12, 2016

Around on the city-west side of the Bay, not in proximity to any houses, I came upon a Bay walker, definitely not a sportster, in her pyjamas. They weren’t the type of pyjamas that could […]

Bay bitch: listen to the snake

April 29, 2016

The giant serpent that pops out of the foreshore on the Drummoyne side of the Bay Run has baffled sportsters for around three years now. Is it the rainbow serpent or a sperm or an […]

Bay Bitch: Retread

April 14, 2016

I was feeling deflated at my lack of progress in upping my Bay Run speed. I could not bring myself to shift into a jog for more than two seconds. While I was looking defeatedly […]

Bay bitch: Upgrades

March 31, 2016

On reading the notice “Bay Run – Timbrell Drive Upgrade”, ironically hung on yet another of the ugly wire fences that have become a blight on the Bay Run and actually the whole of the Canada […]

Bay bitch: watching

March 18, 2016

As you are all aware most aspects of our lives are being monitored by various bodies (sometimes actual bodies) in a hope that we will perform better. KPIs are rampant, competencies have to be achieved, […]

Bay bitch: bottled up

March 17, 2016

I can’t remember the moment when bottled water became a necessity to take on all walks, whether it be a ten-minute stroll to the shops or a power walk around the Bay. I do recall […]

Bay Bitch: birds of a feather

February 18, 2016

The other morning I was pleasantly surprised by nature down on the cove. Everything seemed to be sparkling and the birdlife was seething. I first came across a pelican patrolling up and down the Bay […]

Bay Bitch: Desperados

February 5, 2016

Have any of you sportsters out there ever suspected that you are being watched? You may have just had a creepy feeling or perhaps you have actually had contact with someone sidling up to you […]

Bay Bitch: The Redemption

January 28, 2016

When the rain finally stopped in early 2016, the sportsters emerged with gusto like they had just been released from their cage. Their pace had quickened, their arms were swaying at wider angles, they were […]

Bay Bitch 256

April 27, 2015

I am feeling like I’m setting a reasonable pace on the bay – quite impressed with myself actually. A fellow bay walker-jogger-runner-sprinter comes by, looking strikingly familiar, and passes me from the opposite direction. I […]

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