Monthly Archives: January 2013

Well, thats the bike bought

Today was a mixture of gear browsing and gear buying, but for cycling not walking for a change. Off this morning with everyone packed in the car and down to Bristol to get a bike fitting and a bike chosen. … Continue reading

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January…..the nothing month?

SO here we are in January. I often find it a bit of an odd month. Its the anticlimax to Christmas. Also too far away from spring and not very light in the evenings and mornings. I have to admit, … Continue reading

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The perils of buying outdoor gear from the internet

Well, actually its not that bad but over the course of a few millenia* buying gear from online I thought I would share a few observations (*not really strictly true, it just feels that way). Cost Actually, this is generally … Continue reading

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1st Walk of the Year!!!!

Out of the blocks and on to the 1st walk of the year! I dragg…….persuaded the kids to come out with me and the pooch for a walk yesterday. I decided to take a jaunt up to Libanus in the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year – whats in store?

Well, 2013 is here and so I turn my thoughts to what I want to achieve in the outdoors this year. Rather than be exact (as I was in 2012!), my outdoor targets for this year are more generalised. I’ve … Continue reading

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