Monthly Archives: June 2014


Step by step to the Commonwealth Games

Step by step to the Commonwealth Games There is no doubt with hard work great things can be achieved. Qualifying for the Commonwealth Games has been a tough and exciting journey, one of the things that excites me about this opportunity to represent our great country is the constant willingness to be the best I can be, it's so much easier to push yourself when you know why you are doing it. This video was taken during my strength and [...]

By |2018-07-31T12:17:23+11:00June 24th, 2014|Blog, Life, Sport|0 Comments

Don Elgin Commonwealth Games journey

Don Elgin Commonwealth Games journey hasn't been easy but it has been fun. Like all elite athletes there have been some set backs but they are soon put aside when your goal of being selected is realised. I took my camera to training to capture some of what I get up to, maybe I shouldn't have strapped the camera to the discus... Keep smiling Cheers Don  

By |2018-07-31T12:17:23+11:00June 18th, 2014|Life, Sport|0 Comments

A Commonwealth Games Sporting Dream

Never did I think it would be possible for me to have a chance of realise my Commonwealth Games Sporting Dream It’s March 2013. I’m on my way to help one of my old coaches out by having a chat with one of the leg-amputee discus throwers he’s working with. As a former multi-event athlete, it’s not uncommon for me to be called upon to assist others, particularly leg amputees who are chasing their sporting dreams. I’m standing in the carpark [...]

By |2018-07-31T12:17:24+11:00June 5th, 2014|Blog, Featured Slider, Life, Sport, Uncategorized|8 Comments