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Oamaru to Arthur's Pass

When I arrived at Oamaru, I suddenly realised that I hadn’t seen my swimmers for a while. As my certainty grew, so did the sick feeling it gave me – how could I go surfing if I didn’t have anything to wear, and besides, my swimmers were quite new, and not particularly cheap! 1,745 more words


Second Chances and Facing My Fears

One year ago my life changed. One year ago I began what I should call chapter 2 (or chapter 237 but who’s counting the amount of times I’ve started over now). 915 more words



Another thing I make an effort to do is to visit a new place once a month. More if I can, but at least once a month. 517 more words

Devil's Punchbowl

Lincoln City and Devil's Punchbowl

On a cloudy Saturday morning in early April, we left Portland for the coastal town of Lincoln City. We explored the beaches there that night and the next morning. 168 more words

20 to 30 minute Hike-a-Bike

So I’m still obsessing about Mont Jovet. It’s getting a bit worrisome to be honest. We are under 3 months from our Les Arcs trip and I simply keep thinking about the phrase “20-30 minute Hike-a-Bike” described on… 424 more words

Riding In The Surrey HIlls

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On a short day out I thought to  go shoot some waterfalls. Always good for slow exposures I was looking for something that I could make into my kitchen backsplash. 254 more words


Saturday, bloody Saturday

I love racing against Jeff Konsmo, and have raced against him countless times. Jeff has never raced against me. Whatever Jeff does in a race affects me profoundly. 1,503 more words