Let me tell you, it feels amazing to win. Thank you for all your support, it means the world to me as well. I only wish you could have seen it! But you can see the belt here…with dessert.
Time to fight! I am so excited, but there has been an enormous amount of waiting around…and there still is a little more. I can’t wait. See you all after the fight.
Whew, Justin is in rare form. LOL. But we made it. We are in Toronto and ready to fight. Check out the vid for an update and deets on our travel day…the day before fight day.
Man oh man, I have been so busy I almost forgot to stop and shout out “It is fight week”. That is right folks, Saturday June 2nd I am fighting in Toronto. Getting pretty excited for it now and I thought I would pop off a quick vid to let you know the deets. You’ll […]
Thank you again to each one of you that supported me on this exciting journey. It was SO much fun to share it with you ,and I am grateful that I have such a loving community of friends, family, and students. You are all the best! Results…DRUM ROLL, please… A spa package from Pink Papaya- […]
Last night we went into Dublin with a few bits of the team. It was a nice Irish night. We all sampled and tried new foods, listened to Irish music that was spotted with a bit of American music as well. We allowed ourselves to soak in the GRAND experience that this has been. Although […]
I was calm and relaxed when I stepped into the ring against Brazil. I felt ready to fight. I had been waiting for this…the building up of anticipation for the last 3 months and now here I was, in Dublin, at the World championships, about to fight. My first fight was perfect for me. […]
Check out this vid of the team training here in Dublin Updates: Chris lost his fight against Kahzsikstan. It was a battle and he lost to the judges score card. Simon lost his fight as well. Nathan fights in a few hours. The schedule for fights tomorrow comes out at 8pm tonight. I am definitely […]
Sometimes this waiting game can cause a little anxiety. The desire to know the outcome, to have the result complete and be finished with the anticipation can be overwhelming. I continue to remind myself that the state of mind that is important to reside in is the present. At moments this has been very effective…. […]
All is well in Ireland. Travels were smooth and we arrived at 7am in Dublin. I was so excited that I didn’t sleep much on the plane. I kept myself up all day so that I would be able to sleep well on Saturday night and hopefully avoid jet lag. Margaret I drank lots of […]