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The Importance of Adding Protein after a Workout

In 2018, one of my goals is to get more protein in my diet after running.  I’m not doing a crazy diet, but integrating more protein after workouts and running.  445 more words


Gear Review: Ross Evolution R Reel

Whenever I tie a fly, build or buy a rod or reel, examine a fly line, etc. there are three questions I ask myself; Will it help me catch more fish, is it a hassle-free product that is fun to use, and is it a good value. 938 more words


Review - Altura Mayhem 2 Waterproof Jacket

Before departing for Scotland in October I decided it was time I brought myself a new mountain biking jacket as my old jacket (coincidentally also Altura) had seen better days and getting on small side now. 836 more words


Nemo Apollo 3 - really a 3 man tent?

I this video I setup and show off the Nemo Apollo 3 – advertised as a 3 man tent.. but is it really?

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Nemo Hornet 2 - gear demonstration

Okej, very excited here as a finally got home the Nemo hornet 2 as well as the Apollo 3. Two ultralight tents. To be honest, I was mainly looking forward to the nemo hornet 2 as I have been longing for an easy to setup tent with a large net innertent – that can easily be used separately from the fly. 181 more words

Ultralight Backpacking

Giant TCR Advanced 1 Disc

I took delivery of this bike courtesy of Saddle Skedaddle in April 2017. I had few quick local rides on the hilly back lanes of rural Lancashire before taking it to Spain and riding from… 318 more words

Saddle Skedaddle

Gear Review - Teton Sports Oasis 1100

When I purchased the Teton Sports Oasis I was looking for a small backpack for day hiking and hunting. The main features I was looking for was designed to accommodate a water bladder, had a chest strap, and waist strap, but also had some storage space for wilderness necessities. 545 more words