Category Archives: Sport

Looking over strange terrain

That acronyms into LOST. Which I wasn’t, but it’s nowhere I’ve been on a bike before. This was Woodstock, about 25km in and just before the climb over the Neudorf saddle at around 230m Calves were a bit achy next … Continue reading

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Here we are then…

Fish and chips and a pint of Fortress from the Golden Bear…

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A balanced diet

A bottle of Tui in each hand…. Visitor from Golden Bay at the Ireland vs West Indies game

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Slip, slap, slop…..

…is the mantra in New Zealand. Slip on a t-shirt, slap on a hat, slop on some sunscreen to cut down on the horrendous rate of skin cancer (about 80% of new cancers each year.) You’ll find free dispensers around … Continue reading

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There might be better places to watch Cricket World Cup matches….

…but I wouldn’t know where. Saxton Oval in Stoke for Ireland vs West Indies, Ireland unfortunately winning….

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