September 26, 2019

The Gift of Sand! The Gift of Friendship

The Gift of Sand Regan Tetlow made the comment ‘the gift of sand’ during one of his 10 hours’ YouTube live videos on Gordon Bennett gas […]
September 23, 2019

Merci beaucoup Montbéliard! Au revoir Montbéliard!

Merci beaucoup Montbéliard! Au revoir Montbéliard! On the road again this time to Switzerland. But I take fabulous memories of the past few weeks with me. […]
September 19, 2019

We Wait!

Yes we wait! Those on the ground at Gordon Bennett Headquarters, those who manned the Command Centre 24 hours over 4 days as support for the […]
September 16, 2019

Cows + 63hrs 38mins airborne!

Monday September 16 At noon after 63 hrs 38mins airborne the current standings are Swiss 2 936.58km, Spain 1 793.95km and Swiss 1 close behind at […]
September 13, 2019

Gordon Bennett Team Launch Sequence

Master briefing done. All participants departed to prepare for the Opening Ceremony held at the impressive Musée de l’Aventure Peugeot. All guests enjoyed a sparkling evening […]
September 12, 2019

Count Down – 36 Hours!

Count Down to Gordon Bennett Launch – 34 hours! 34 Hours! 20 amazing hydrogen filled balloons will stand poised ready to float skywards through the night […]
September 9, 2019

May June July August

No photos posted as promised in my previous blog. Life sent me a challenge instead. Or I created it. Running down steps in my Ugg boots […]
October 28, 2018


Where does courage come from or belief in oneself? I keep asking myself this these past few days as I return to my daily life at […]
October 10, 2018

Post Gordon Bennett Flight

It is now one week since team Australia landed D-OWML in a vineyard to end their Gordon Bennett Gas Balloon Race due to lack of ballast […]