Tag: climbing

Best Photos of 2016

TweetI took quite a few photos this year. Some good, some bad. From them I’ve had an enjoyable (??) time trying to chose my favourite photo from each month. I failed. Too many stories, moments, actions associated to too many photos to cut down to 12. So I chose 24. One set of twelve for exercise; cycling and running mostly,… Read more →

February; Less about cake more about things.

TweetJanuary was a write off physically and mentally. The come down from 5 years focused on a single goal of producing a thesis for a PhD attempt was more than I expected. I was drained, I didn’t feel like doing much of anything let alone training. It was unexpected. February has rolled in and an amount of focus has returned.… Read more →

BMC Expedition Planning Seminar 2013

TweetA possible cross post between the Mountaineering Ireland and Awesome Walls Dublin website. A write up I did after attending the BMC Expedition Planning Seminar in PYB. While wintering in Wales, Greg May took a chance to attend the BMC 2013 Expedition Planning Seminar held in Plas-Y-Brenin (PYB) on the 12th of January. This day long event was hosted for the first… Read more →

Personal Circuitry

Tweet‘The velocity of a body remains constant unless the body is acted upon by an external force’  Newton. Not much that can be added to this simple law of motion. It applies as much to physics as it does to our athletic selves. I realised a long time ago, that without anything to aim for , my body would remain… Read more →

Friends and Memories

TweetSometimes I get to caught up in my little land of PhD and training. I forget that there are things out there that I don’t get to see or do as much as I like. Sure I get to spend my free time on my bike, running or occasionally swimming. But I tend to favour going for a 4 hour spin and… Read more →