• Strike a Bowling Pose

    Strike a Bowling Pose at Tenpin in Leeds

    “Let’s bowl, let’s bowl, let’s rock n’ roll. Hey, come on, let’s get the show on the road.” These are the first lines of ‘Score Tonight’ from Grease 2 (the best of the two films I should add) when they’re out bowling. I always get this song stuck in my head when bowling is mentioned. When I go bowling myself, I wish everyone would start dancing like they do in the film but it never happens. Alas, a fun pose for the camera will do. I’ve always loved bowling. Perhaps because my dad competed in his younger days and showed me some techniques. Only how to walk and where to aim…

  • Junkyard Golf Club Leeds

    Crazy Golf and Cocktails at Junkyard Golf Club in Leeds

    I love mini golf. I used to play it a lot when I was younger with my parents, with my dad in particular. Every summer we would go now and again to play at various outdoor mini golf courses. Crazy golf on the other hand is a fairly new thing for me but I enjoy that too. I couldn’t wait to check out Leeds’ latest addition – Junkyard Golf Club. Junkyard Golf Club have courses in London, Oxford, Manchester and now also Leeds, since a month or so. You find it in The Light, on the second floor, opposite the escalators that lead up to the cinema. It’s a very…

  • Gung-Ho

    Gung-Ho | Why once and never again

    Do you remember my running post, the one where I listed several reasons I go running? I have another thing to add to that list: quirky races like Gung-Ho. I’m really glad I took part but I wouldn’t do the same run again. It’s still worth adding to my list, as I know there are other similar runs out there that I’d like to take part in. Gung-Ho came to Leeds, Temple Newsam to be exact, a couple of weeks ago which I and three of my colleagues signed up to as soon as we heard about it. We got super excited the week before and when driving there – despite…