Looking back on a good 2019

Sharing my thoughts on my sporting year, from the mountains to the sea and everything in between At this time of year many people look forward and look backward. The year that was – 2019. What will it be remembered for? Our news has been dominated by drama and scandal – Brexit, Trump, the FAI, … Continue reading Looking back on a good 2019

The Joys of Reading on the Web

I love reading and learning about new perspectives and things. The web has opened up a world of great writers, bloggers and journalists. I want to share the mix of sources I follow – as everyone has a unique insight to this world. My essential reads list covers football, triathlon, running, economics, technology, travel and … Continue reading The Joys of Reading on the Web

Frankfurt Airport Runaround

If you’ve ever wanted to learn about running around Frankfurt, whether it’s the airport during a stopover or downtown by the river, read on. I was there twice recently, so thought the novelty of running around the airport was worth writing about. Definitely recommended if you have a layover…  Frankfurt airport run around: 19k, 90 … Continue reading Frankfurt Airport Runaround

Saalbach Ski Holiday 2016

Our annual college reunion happens on the slopes of Austria. This year I met my mates from Rotterdam in Saalbach, along with my good mate Mossy. Six of us in total – plus our no show German. Saalbach was a new destination for us all – we’ve been all over the Austrian alps since 2012 … Continue reading Saalbach Ski Holiday 2016

Do you remember the 80s? (under 30s only)

Ok, so it's 9 years since 9/11 happened. Watching a documentary on it over the weekend, it still looks surreal. The little planes hitting the towers look like flies hitting sticks. Then you realise it's not from Independence Day or any other movie. It made me think of where I was that day? It's our … Continue reading Do you remember the 80s? (under 30s only)