Meeting Your Heroes (When You’re Socially Anxious)

When I visited Birmingham for the Nature Valley Classic tennis tournament last month, I had a photo taken with double Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova. My friend and I had only just entered the tournament grounds – so you can imagine our excitement when we spotted her approaching us! However, our meeting with her didn’t go all too great and it made me start asking a … Continue reading Meeting Your Heroes (When You’re Socially Anxious)

WIMBLEDON | Getting Lucky At The Championships

Wimbledon Centre Court All England Lawn Tennis And Croquet Club For the fifth time in my sporting history, I visited the spectacular grounds and grass courts of Wimbledon. My girlfriend, Saffron, accompanied with a sketchbook. This was her first visit to any professional tennis event but her pencils stayed mostly in her bag as she found the action surprisingly compelling. Highlights Centre Court tickets – … Continue reading WIMBLEDON | Getting Lucky At The Championships