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Run its course

The time has come to draw a line under “Swim the Solent”. It was a great title for a blog that initially was about the journey from novice swimming through to crossing the Solent. Since then various (equally hare  – … Continue reading

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The best laid plans (and all that)

A little over a month since the last blog and the dreaded man flu is still hanging around. It put paid to a few days of my ski holiday, much to my frustration, but as time marches on and with … Continue reading

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Never felt better

Today, I’ve got a touch of the dreaded man flu, not a very uplifting blog start I know but its got me thinking. Ever since this blog started it has been in one way or another about taking on some … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle

Well today I braved the cold and got back in the saddle on my nice new (to me) Ribble Sportive. What a great (if still a little scary) ride it was. I enjoyed London to Brighton so much even on … Continue reading

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And so it begins again!

As September draws to a close, yesterday saw my third charity event in as many weeks taking part in the “Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride” #DGR. The DGR is an international event with participants worldwide dressing Dapper and riding motorcycles in aid … Continue reading

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Been there done that.

A week has now flown by since the completion of this years challenge and it has taken me that long to put finger to keyboard. That’s more a reflection on how busy my week has been than on how buzzing … Continue reading

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Thanks for the Memory

When we first started this blog, in the lead up to our Solent Swim, it was intended (certainly from my point of view) to be partly about that particular journey, hence the subtitle (the journey from paddling in the surf … Continue reading

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Feeling Good

August bank holiday weekend has been a blast so far (and its only Sunday). Been a weekend of “Firsts and Lasts”, “Ups and Downs”, “Highs and Lows” almost exclusively in a good way. To get one of the “lasts” out of … Continue reading

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MoT

Well today was my four-year annual follow-up. Glad to say it all went well, (not that I had any concerns that it might not but it’s always good to hear). It was really nice to see Arjun (my surgeon) again. … Continue reading

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Thats Much Better!

I’ve always been a fairly active type, but since my Whipples procedure ( four years ago, that’s some time that has flown by), I have been even more driven. Driven to keep myself fit and active, Driven to prove to … Continue reading

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