Movie review: The Shallows

Hello! I’m more than a month late to review this film, but you can blame foreign release schedules for that. Without further ado, let’s talk about The Shallows – that small Blake Lively thriller . IMDb summary: A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer Nancy is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey toContinue reading “Movie review: The Shallows”

Swimming: Sudeikiai Open Water Marathon 2016

Hello! This is the last short sport/swimming update post this summer. Today, I took part in the Sudeikiai Swimming Marathon and lost all my energy. Let me elaborate. The Sudeikiai Swimming Marathon is the hardest one out of the 4 open water swims I do each summer. The weather is usually not the nicest asContinue reading “Swimming: Sudeikiai Open Water Marathon 2016”

Swimming: 35th Annual Swimming Marathon ‘Platelee-2016’ 

Hello! Welcome to another short sports update post in-between the summer movie reviews! On Saturday, I participated in the 35th Annual ‘Platelee’ Swimming Marathon. To me, personally, this was the 7th marathon of this kind. I’ve already told you about my experiences, swimming in this open water competition, in  2014 and 2015. Plateliai lake and town haveContinue reading “Swimming: 35th Annual Swimming Marathon ‘Platelee-2016’ “

Productive 24 hours

Hello! This is another short update post which belongs to the sports category. I wanted to quickly tell you that I participated in another charity run – this time, it was a night run organized by a newly established motivational club. The event was advertised solely on facebook and 300 people actually answered the inviteContinue reading “Productive 24 hours”

Swiss Swimming Marathon 2016

Hi! This is just a quick update post for those who actually read my writings about sports events (thank you, BTW)! I started my 8th open water swimming season by participating in the 7th annual Swiss Swimming Marathon. The marathon was started in 2010 and I haven’t missed a single one of them. Usually, theContinue reading “Swiss Swimming Marathon 2016”

Swimathom + Sport Relief Mile 

Hello! Welcome to another post about a sports event! I haven’t done one in a while because I haven’t participated in any events since December. However, this past weekend I swam and ran in the Sport Relief Games! Sport Relief is an organization which is trying to make our a world a better place throughContinue reading “Swimathom + Sport Relief Mile “

Swimming Marathon: Platelee 2015

Hello! This past weekend, I and a bunch of my friends went camping by the Plateliai lake (wiki). That lake and the whole Plateliai town (wiki) is a very special place for all the members of the swimming community, which I and most of my friends are a part of. 34 years ago, the first openContinue reading “Swimming Marathon: Platelee 2015”

Swimming Marathon: Lampedžiai 2015

Hello! Today, Lithuania (my country) commemorated one of its many national celebrations – the Coronation of the only King of Lithuania – Mindaugas. I celebrated this historical event by participating in a swimming marathon as I had done for the past 5 years (at least). The swimming marathon took place in a man-made lake of Lampedziai,Continue reading “Swimming Marathon: Lampedžiai 2015”

Swimming Marathon: Switerzland 2015

Hello my dear readers!! Last week, I’ve participated in my first swimming marathon this summer. That was The Swiss Swimming Marathon 2015 (in Lithuanian language – Šveicarijos plaukimo maratonas 2015). I have already explained why this marathon and the village that it is held in has the same name as a European country. You canContinue reading “Swimming Marathon: Switerzland 2015”

Multi-sports: Lampetronas 2014

Hello! Remember when a few post ago, I said that that was the last time this summer when I was writing about a sports event? Well, I unintentionally lied because yesterday I participated in multi-sport event by accident. This multi-sport event I am talking about is 2nd annual Lampetronas 2014 event. Visit the website of theContinue reading “Multi-sports: Lampetronas 2014”