DISCOVER THE BEAUTY IN TRAGEDY

DISCOVER THE BEAUTY IN TRAGEDY

For tragedy has the power to motivate the human mind

September 22, 2019

My accident, 1st of January 2016, left me unconscious and because of my injuries, I was kept in an induced coma for about 2 weeks. During this time, a diary was kept for me by someone close. The next blogs will be of what was written while I was in hospital. I will als...

August 3, 2019

At a glance, this may look like another blog giving you advice on how to become more mindful. The difference here is that this is me. Completely raw, honest and totally open. I'm not sure this is a good thing, to be that open to 100’s of strangers and be completely exp...

May 5, 2019

2 of the awesome trainers, Ash and Oli with myself and some of the guys who train at Evolve 353 London, headed to Henley-on-Thames to participate in the Tough Mudder classic. 25 of the toughest, coldest, wettest, muddiest but fun obsticles set over 8-10 miles of undula...

March 25, 2019

In 1923, when George Mallory was asked why he was trying to climb Mount Everest, he replied “because it’s there”.

For me, becoming fit enough to climb mountains initially was something to put my focus on after my accident. A goal to aim towards and something to keep me...

February 25, 2019

It's been a while since I wrote a blog post. A lot has happened but I've tried to document my hopefully inspiring, epiphany moments on my instagram profile. It’s attached to this blog but my add is sam_baynes. Go follow :)

I do update my ‘falling upwards’ post regularly...

January 2, 2019

"Sam Baynes was left fighting for her life in a coma with multiple fractures to her skull, brain damage, a broken back and severe damage to her arm when she sled off the mountain in Austria on New Year’s Eve 2015/16.

Having just turned 30, she was excited about the futu...

September 30, 2018

I’ve spoken about your internal monologue before. We all have one and sometimes it’s quite a critic and your mind can be a very convincing lier to.

My destructive thoughts regarding if I’m good enough come in waves and that, I think, is just part of being human and ma...

May 12, 2018

05.05.2018

What a challenge this was! So physically and mentally draining but glad I can now say I've done it. From no sleep, snow and strong gusts to heat and attempting to navigate through crowds of people. I think we experiecsed every season in 24 hours.

Summitin...

April 15, 2018

Here is the short video I have been able to edit of summiting Kilimanjaro. The highest point of Africa. What an amazing feeling being able to do this.

I am in the process of writing a blog about this experience but I hope you enjoy watching it in the mean time.

Here's ho...

March 27, 2018

Years ago, while working as a physiotherapist assistant before my training, I met Ben. What a crazy set of events that lead us down this path.

Please watch the interview and go follow his youtube channel. Adapt To Perform. What an inspiration he is.

We all have to adapt...

Please reload

 
 

lets speak soon

INSTAGRAM

then + now

September 22, 2019

August 3, 2019

March 25, 2019

February 25, 2019

January 2, 2019

September 30, 2018

Please reload

© 2023 by Closet Confidential. Proudly created with Wix.com