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I quite like Jez now – 16th February 1998

Monday 16th P.

Skiing and tea and stuff were all at the same times again and nowt had really changed.

After the afternoon session, I came back and Jez and Graham Baxter kept asking me to ask Emma to go with Freddie. 168 more words


Wanaka & Losing to the Welsh

I sort of bypassed Wanaka (18-20/09) in my last post. This is because although we liked the place, I have actively been trying to erase all memory of the England-Wales game (and for that matter most of the world cup so far) from my mind. 303 more words

New Zealand

Bushfire impacts on snow pack

People who visit the Australian high country know how badly it has been impacted by bushfires over the past decade.

In Victoria, we experienced the Eastern Alps fire of 2003, which burnt 1.3 million hectares, and also in 2006/07 which burnt almost 1.3 million hectares. 383 more words

Top 5 fitness tips to get you ready for winter

Are you planning to cruise the blues or crush the steeps this winter? Or, maybe you’re getting your snowshoes ready. Whatever moves you, it’s time to get fit for winter. 387 more words

Health And Fitness

Welcome to New Zealand.

Lauren’s Introduction

So here it was, our 5 week trip to New Zealand had arrived!! Our 7 months of living in Cairns had come to an end. 4,075 more words

The five-foot tarp

A five foot wide tarp is a dead useful thing to have around, for emergency use, hiding from the weather to cook or glass (above), or for a primary solo shelter which will force one to use good site selection and pitching techniques.  757 more words


Watch: Russ Henshaw Lands First Ever Double Cork to Rail!

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This is just plain insanity…

“Pretty stoked on landing this at the end of the season :)”– Russ Henshaw