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August Goals

Setting yourself short-term goals is a great way to track your progress. This is why I decided to start setting myself a few short-term goals… 231 more words


Current obsession

I realised yesterday that I’m slightly obsessed with knowing how much water I’ve drunk in a day. I try to drink 2 litres of water/ squash a day and more if I’m exercising and it’s hot. 301 more words

The Art of Being Alone

At lunch today I had a conversation with someone that does a lot of traveling.  He’s fortunate that he’s built his career and life so that his work can blend seamlessly into his personal life.   1,090 more words

Life's Lessons

Here we go again - I'm going to run up a mountain!

The first day of August means one thing. It’s Point to Pinnacle registration day. There are three and a half months until this Holy Grail of running events celebrates it’s 20th anniversary.  938 more words


Friday 1 August - Day 295 - Home Run

I have finally made it back to home soil! After flying out of Paris at 9:50pm on Tuesday night we landed in Sydney at 6:45am Thursday morning. 422 more words

My Marathon Challenge

Remembering a Life Struck Down Too Soon

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the Life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau

On August 5, 2009, a twenty-three year old school teacher was running on Forbidden Drive when the limb of a tulip poplar crashed down and ended her life. 659 more words


Injury Woes. Being unable to Run.

I am still unable to run.

It’s been like what… almost 2 mths since I sprained my ankle.  2 mths since I took on the role of Runner 5, for my beloved Abel Township.  417 more words