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Four Birds a Boating

Weather is cranking it up today, fan is on full power, and summer is definitely here! I should have been in Latvia by now, but seems I am still waiting on the laptops to arrive from the USA.  Not to … Continue reading

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A Mini-ish Update

Not been able to write much recently, as my laptop is on its way out.  Basically the hot weather and being an elderly computer, means that when the battery gets hot, it presses on the tracker pad and bar from … Continue reading

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Endings and Beginnings

Trials of a Week This week has been the toughest so far as Director of OPG, as a member of the Coxless Rowers, and also in my PhD quest.  It is a week that has marked the end and the … Continue reading

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Ocean Rowing

I’m very saddened but also strengthened as I write this blog today.  Its been a tough week in many ways, and again I’m able to draw inspiration and strength from those who inspire me. Roz Savage was due to row … Continue reading

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Let’s Lunch!

Health Kick and Budgets For someone who is on a health kick in preparation for a very long distance ocean row, and currently on a tight budget financially, it amuses me somewhat to think about the number of lunches and … Continue reading

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All’s quiet on the Western Front

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  So, a few weeks have passed since my last update and for the first time since this bizaare rowing thing happened, I do not have much news to report. It is…

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Rewards for Cycling Around London

I just came across this very interesting scheme (via an email) which has been introduced in London as a way of helping the environment and easing congestion.  I hadn’t heard about it before, and I wonder how successful it will … Continue reading

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