Monthly Archives: September 2015

Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet

Those of you who read my blog should know by now that I have got into ‘tabbing’ in a big way.  Just to remind you, ‘tabbing’  is a military term (‘tactical advance to battle’) which essentially means moving quickly while … Continue reading

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The 100 Peaks Challenge : Initial Project Meeting

I have talked on here before about The 100 Peaks Challenge and following this initial project meeting you will hear me talking about it a lot more.  I am obviously not going to tell you everything that went on in the … Continue reading

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Bad Elephant Music Prog Curry

In the immortal words of the great Robert Plant, it’s been a long time since I’ve spammed a blog. I have literally spent the best part of two years building up the image of some sort of fitness fanatic, keeping … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 19

Week 19 and I am enjoying an active holiday… This week’s blog is brought to you by a Garibaldi, because we visited Sassari. Monday 31 August 2015 I am on holiday in Sardinia, so this is more likely to turn into a travelog … Continue reading

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Sardinia : Punta Balistreri

All my recent holidays have included climbing a mountain, and this holiday in Sardinia was not going to be an exception.  In fact, I had a whole book of walks with me.  The only problem with that was once we … Continue reading

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