Category Archive: Sports

Jul 27

7th Annual Royal Garden Plaza Arm Wrestling Tournament

In 2010, this was my last time competing in the Royal Garden Plaza arm wrestling tournament.  I finished in 3rd place after competing for the 4th time.  I would have finished in second, but my opponent got an easy path to finish in 2nd place. Still was a fun day and it was my last …

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Jul 27

6th Annual Royal Garden Plaza Arm Wrestling Tournament

In 2009, I participated in the 6th Annual Arm Wrestling Tournament that was hosted at the Royal Garden Plaza in Pattaya, Thailand. I really enjoyed the experience.

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Jul 27

5th Annual Royal Garden Plaza Arm Wrestling Tournament

In 2008 it was my second competing in the 5th Annual Royal Garden Plaza arm wrestling tournament. My first draw in the first round I had to take on the previous year’s champion. I snapped my shoulder and was injured. Gene was there and rocked it the whole place was on fire with excitement. They …

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Jul 27

4th Annual Royal Garden Plaza Arm Wrestling Tournament

In 2007, I participated in my first arm wrestling event at the Royal Garden Plaza in Pattaya, Thailand. It’s hard to believe that it was 10 years ago. I finished with a draw and a loss. It was challenging because I was competing against professional arm wrestlers. I tried my best and enjoyed the experience.

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Jul 27

Super Bowl XXXIX

In 2005, I had a lot of fun hanging out with Gary Strydom and watching the 39th Super Bowl at the Vault Hotel Pattaya, Thailand. We definitely had some wild times. That was Tom Brady’s 3rd Super Bowl win. Now my Jersey has 5 Patches. 

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Jun 06

Overturned Golf Cart

While golfing, a handsome senior gentleman accidentally overturned his golf cart late one afternoon. A very attractive, 40ish, female golfer, who lives in a villa on the golf course, heard the noise and called out, “Are you OK?” “I’m OK, thanks,” he replied, as he pulled himself out of the twisted cart. She said, “Come …

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May 08

The Israeli Quarterback

The coach had put together the perfect team for the Chicago Bears. The only thing that was missing was a good quarterback. He had scouted all the colleges and even the Canadian and European leagues, but he couldn’t find a super athlete who could ensure a Super Bowl win. Then one night while watching CNN …

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Mar 01

Hollywood Sign

Last weekend I hiked up Mount Lee to the Hollywood sign. Before I left I did my research about where to park and how long of a hike it would be. To my surprise some of the information was incorrect. The hike was supposed to be only a 3 mile round trip hike, it ended …

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Feb 26

HOLLYWOODサイン

アカデミー賞授賞式前日に、有名な「HOLLYWOOD」のサインの裏側を見にハイキングして来ました。 3マイル(約5㎞)と表示してあって気軽な気持ちで登ったのに、結局10マイル(約16㎞)歩いてましたよぉ〜! 子供の足だと3時間も掛かって登頂!(途中迷ったし^^;しかも娘は靴を忘れてサンダル履き) お腹空いてボロボロだったけど、山頂は気持ち良くいい経験になりました♪ 登ってみたい方はここを参考に HOME HOLLLYWOOD SIGHN HIKE (ハリウッドサイン・ハイキングコース) 3204 Canyon Lake Dr Hollywood, CA 90068

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May 26

Golf Club Locker Room

Several men are in the locker room of a golf club. A cellular phone on a bench rings and a man engages the hands-free speaker function and begins to talk. Everyone else in the room stops to listen. MAN: “Hello” WOMAN: “Hi Honey, it’s me. Are you at the club?” MAN: “Yes.” WOMAN: “I’m at the shops now and …

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