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Interests

My main interest (apart from creating this web site) is
AMERICAN FOOTBALL

"It's not whether you get knocked down.
It's whether you get up again."

---VINCE LOMBARDI,
LEGENDARY COACH OF THE GREEN BAY PACKERS

nfl europe badge I am a supporter of the Scottish ClaymoresCLAYMORES HELMET who play in the NFL EUROPE LEAGUE(formerly known as The World League of American Football) and who won the World Bowl in 1996 beating the Frankfurt Galaxy and narrowly lost in the 2000 final to Rhein Fire.
You can read more about them by following this linkScottish
The season starts in April and runs until June culminating in the World Bowl, during the off-season I watch the regular season of the American games,
DAVE KRIEG former Q.B. my favourite team are the Seattle Seahawks, who unfortunately are not on Sky Sports very often, some of the players who were in the team like QB Dave Krieg, WR Steve LargentSteve Largent former W.R. and Brian Bosworth are players who initally sparked my interest in the team.
FEEL THE POWER



World Bowl Winners
(Winners in bold)

Year

Team

Score

Team

Date

Venue

Logo

1991

World Bowl I

London Monarchs

21 - 00

Barcelona Dragons

JUNE 9th

Wembley,

London, England

WORLD BOWL 91 LOGO

1992

World Bowl II

Sacremento Surge

21 - 17

Orlando Thunder

JUNE 6th

Olympic Stadium,

Montreal, Canada

WORLD BOWL 92 LOGO

1993

LEAGUE SUSPENDED

1994

LEAGUE SUSPENDED

1995

World Bowl III

Frankfurt Galaxy

26 - 22

Amsterdam Admirals

JUNE 17th
Olympisch Stadion,

Amsterdam, Holland

WORLD BOWL 95 LOGO

1996

World Bowl IV

Scottish Claymores

32 - 27

Frankfurt Galaxy

JUNE 9th

Murrayfield,

Edinburgh, Scotland

WORLD BOWL 96 LOGO

1997

World Bowl V

Barcelona Dragons

38 - 24

Rhein Fire

JUNE 22nd

Estadi Olimpic de Montjuic,

Barcelona, Spain

WORLD BOWL 97 LOGO

1998

World Bowl VI

Rhein Fire

34 - 10

Frankfurt Galaxy

JUNE 14th

Waldstadion,

Frankfurt, Germany

WORLD BOWL 98 LOGO

1999

World Bowl VII

Frankfurt Galaxy

38 - 24

Barcelona Dragons

JUNE 27th

Rheinstadion,

Dusseldorf, Germany

WORLD BOWL 99 LOGO

2000

World Bowl VIII

Rhein Fire

13 - 10

Scottish Claymores

JUNE 25th

Waldstadion,

Frankfurt, Germany

WORLD BOWL 2000 LOGO

2001

World Bowl IX

Berlin Thunder

24 - 17

Barcelona Dragons

JUNE 30th

Amsterdam ArenA,

Amsterdam, Holland

WORLD BOWL 2001 LOGO

2002

World Bowl X

Berlin Thunder

26 - 20

Rhein Fire

JUNE 21st

Rheinstadion,

Dusseldorf, Germany

WORLD BOWL 2002 LOGO

2003

World Bowl XI

Frankfurt Galaxy

35 - 16

Rhein Fire

JUNE 14th

Hampden Park,

Glasgow, Scotland

WORLD BOWL 2003 LOGO

Here are the helmets of the other teams in the LeagueGALAXY HELMETRhein Fire,FIRE HELMETBerlin ThunderTHUNDER HELMETAmsterdam Admirals,ADMIRALS HELMETBarcelona DragonsDRAGONS HELMET

The Claymores play their home games at Hampden in Glasgow (see picture gallery page)
under head coach Gene Dahlquist
Gene Dahlquist who took over from Jim Criner,Jim Criner
who led us to victory in 1996, Gene took us to the World Bowl once more in 2000 at World Bowl VIII at the Waldstadion, in Frankfurt, Germany but unfortunately the Claymores lost out to Rhein Fire.

2003 Claymores management announce sacking of head coach Gene Dahlquist and defensive coach Ray Woodard. Barcelona Dragons also ceased as a franchise due to poor attendance figures. Jack Bicknell becomes new Claymores head coach and Cologne (Germany) gains a new team, the Cologne Centurions.CENTURIONS LOGOPeter Vaas becomes their new coach moving from Berlin





MASH POSTER

FILMS


M*A*S*H, starring Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould and Tom Skerritt.MASH POSTER VERSION 2

for more see below
Now available on DVD







BULLITT, Steve McQueen plays Lieutenant Frank Bullitt a San Francisco cop who is sent to baby sit a Mafia informer by an ambitious Senatorial Candidate Robert Vaughn,

STEVE McQUEEN & ROBERT VAUGHNmustang carwhich features one of the best (if not the best) car chases on film. BULLITT DVDIf you want to know a little more about the car click here MUSTANG

Ford have brought out a version of the Mustang to commemorate the film. You can see pictures of the car and read more about it at stangnet.com but meanwhile here is a previewbullitt-mustang and for up to date news visit STANGNET the car is in production and the first one has been presented to Steve McQueen's son Chad.



THE ITALIAN JOB starring Michael CaineTHE ITALIAN JOB who organises a daring gold robbery in Turin, Italy and the getaway through the streets of Turin (which have been blocked by a massive traffic jam due to the gang putting the traffic control system out of action) and round the old FIAT test track on a rooftop but the undoubted stars are the red, white and blue (patriotic coloured) Mini Coopers.

Now available on DVD.

The latest version of the famous mini is now on sale after a complete re-vamp by BMWnew mini in 2 versions, a basic and a Cooper.



delorean carBACK TO THE FUTUREBACKdelorean car

which stars Michael J. Fox as the time travelling Marty McFly who journeys back in time to 1955 in a DeLorean cardelorean car modified by his friend Dr. Emmett Brown ( Christopher Lloyd ) where he immediately alters events and has to rectify the changes before he can get back to his own time. The film and it's 2 follow ups focus on the possibilities which could occur if just slight changes take place in a sequence of events, the kind of thing that everyone has imagined, what if I had done this? or went down this road?.

All 3 films are now available as a DVD box set BACK



TV PROGRAMMES

Here a some of my favourite programmes

M*A*S*H

DAD'S ARMY

AUF WIEDERSEHEN PET

STARGATE



FOOTBALL

Although my main interest is American Football I still enjoy football (or as the Americans call it soccer), I always enjoy international matches especially the World Cup



My favourite cars of the moment are the Chrysler PT Cruiser and the Jensen V8

PT CruiserJensen BadgeJensen sv8


Last Updated: FEBRUARY 2004