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Working on Christmas Eve, could be worse!

When you chose to work on Christmas Eve, it could be worse! Thanks to being a remote worker, and some nice Christmas weather, this was my work spot for a few hours.

Photo taken at the Playa de Azkorri, Basque Country, Spain. Also posted to Automattic’s Office Today blog, which inspired me to post here as well.

Alright, back to work!

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Spanish Beach Championships 2019

Last weekend the men’s and women’s division of the Spanish Beach Championships took place in Valencia. A new Spanish champion was crowned in the women’s division (Platilleras, from Las Canarias) and we had a back to back champion was crowned on the men’s side (Guayota, from Tenerife, Las Canarias).

Women’s:

Men’s:

Full results on ulti.info.

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Sua the dog – An adoption story

On October 29, 2019 our family grew by 50%. His name is Sua, and he’s an amazing addition to the fam.

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Sleepy Heads

I’ve had the honor and pleasure of traveling with these two lovely ladies quite a bit over the last few years. When you travel with people, you catch them at their finest.


I must say, the ability to fall asleep anywhere is a skill more people wish they had.

Doesn’t matter how long or short the ride is, bus, train, plane, or boat, these sisters are capable of falling asleep.

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European Masters Ultimate Championships 2019

Dates: October 17-20, 2019
Place: Madrid, Spain – Universidad Complutense – Complejo deportivo
Website: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019
Schedule: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019/schedule
Teams: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019/teams

Our opening pool: https://euf.ultimatecentral.com/e/eumc2019/schedule/team/spain-master-mixta/division/Masters+Mixed%27s/stage/132439/game_type/upcoming

This weekend we’re off to Madrid, representing the Spanish Mixed National Team at Euros. We’ve been preparing for some time now, and that time is finally here!

This is a “Masters” tournament, which means there is an age requirement; +30 for women and +33 for men. This works out perfect for my partner and I as she is 31 and I am 34. We’re back to being the youngest on the team again!

We hope to be playing on these fields Sunday afternoon!
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New BBQ and Women’s World Cup Watch Party

What better occasion to test out a new grill then invite friends over and watch 🇺🇸 vs 🇪🇸 play in a World Cup knockout game?

Video thanks to @deabrujauna’s Instagram.
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After work relaxation

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There is no better way to unwind after sitting in front of a computer, than a relaxing walk to the beach.

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EBUC 2019 – Live Streams

You can find all live streams here: http://live.ebuc2019.org/

Here is an ongoing list of our recorded games from the European Beach Ultimate Championships.

Spain vs Portugal, Pool B. Wednesday May 8, 2019.


Spain vs France, Upper Pool, Thursday May 9, 2019.


Spain vs France, Semi-Final, Friday, May 10, 2019.

Sorry for the poor quality of this video, it was filmed with a cell-phone on the sideline.


Spain vs Germany, Final, Friday, May 10, 2019.

Our official team’s page can be found here: http://live.ebuc2019.org/team/mmix/esp