So, I didn’t enter the Doon Hill Race. I’m not convinced that I’m fit enough and don’t want to destroy my fragile recovery. I was feeling a bit low about how little I have achieved this year until I remembered that in February I was taking the lift at work as my knee was too…Read more Where the heck have I been?
Over the past couple of weeks I have tried to keep to my new regime but the realities of daily life have managed to get in my way. I'm not complaining too much though as a lot of it has been fun. Some work related shenanigans early last week meant that I only returned to…Read more Busy Times
Today the fight back begins (again). I have embarked on yet another new exercise regime after taking the entire month of June off, apart from my rock climbing antics at the beginning of the month. I've picked a good day to do it as well. True to form it is bucketing with rain. As the…Read more Inspiration
It's funny. I have been working for my present client since late last year. I was previously a full time employee of theirs and so there are a number of faces that I recognise and people that I will stop and chat to that know about some of my previous escapades. Of course, they always…Read more Shy bairns get nowt
My laziness knows no bounds but I have been casting about for ways to keep myself interested in exercising. I think I’ve mentioned before that Arnold Schwarzenegger has refocussed on the fitness world since his return to the movie business and has dedicated a part of his website to inspiring mere mortals to get themselves…Read more Fitocracy
Not much has changed since my last update. Two weeks ago I went to see my GP and his response was that there probably wasn't too much point in referring me to an NHS physio as I would probably be better off seeing somebody more focussed on sports injuries. This meant arranging an appointment with…Read more We Can Rebuild Him
I've been quiet for the past short while and so I wanted to bring you all back up to date with a few things. Firstly I have made the decision to not run the Greater Manchester Marathon at the end of April. This was not an easy decision to make. It is hard to admit…Read more Broken