Category: Blog

ABC’s of Me (part two)

Last Friday I started on the ABC’s (of me) going through letters A-F. Today I present to you part two (of four) covering G-L and FYI it took me an entire week to come...

Do you even yoga?

Timehop happily reminds me each day in May that I started doing yoga (much more regularly than I ever had previously) two years ago. Unfortunately I haven’t been anywhere near as regular in my...

Running “inside out”

Yesterday I told you how with 1k left of Saturdays 9k run that my knee packed “a sad” although sad probably isn’t the correct analogy, sad (to me) looks like this .. And perhaps...

Fence Line Track

I’ve got three weeks until the Rotorua Multisport Festival and I haven’t had as much time as I’d like to prepare for that kind of distance on a trail, but I’ve been (slowly) working...

ABC (of me) – Part 1

So apparently personalised ABC’s were a “thing” last year .. I’m not sure what I was doing last year (I was probably standing on my hands) but nevertheless the fad completely past me by...

Omanawanui Track

“Omanawanui Track is regarded by many as one of the secret jewels in the treasure trove of tracks in the Waitakere Ranges Regional Park. Despite a few steep sections, the track rewards walkers with...

What I’ve learned about trail running

Although I’ve been running pretty regularly since the end of 2015 I’m only a recent (somewhat accidental) convert to trail running after venturing out with a group into the Waitakere Ranges. Since then I’ve...

Lost in Long Bay

I’ve wanted to run along the Coastal Track in the Long Bay Regional Park for quite some time now. I’d seen photos posted from the track and the views were phenomenal (even though views...