Monthly Archives: December 2011

Signs of life

There had been some snow a week or so past, and early one morning my wheels had cut a superb six mile-long sliver through the snow. The cycle track was mine alone and the snow was the proof of it. … Continue reading

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Merry christmas my friends

There have been years when I might as well have worn a cowl. But this year, despite feeling a tad unhappier, (let’s face it, any man overweight, and heading for 40 is going to be a bit acerbic), I have … Continue reading

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I want to ride my bicycle

It seems from looking at my average posts, I’ve been a bit neglectful in December. And it’s true, I’ve neglected running club too. But in my defence, come rain hail snow and ice, I’ve got out of bed at 6am, … Continue reading

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Down and back up again

Well, I went for that run on 3 December. Not the Park run, as I had to be on a train for 10.30 and there wasn’t time to start in Pollock Park at 9.30am, batter round the course, find a … Continue reading

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Recovery time

It’s been an odd start-stop sort of recovery since my terrible run on Monday 22nd November. I’d pinged my left calf and my right peronius longus felt like it was trying to tear away from my leg – I had … Continue reading

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