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Jul 14, 2019

Happy Bastille Day, and happy birthday to Ironbark O’Driscoll. We celebrated his birthday six years ago on the Nullarbor during the world run – which is where, due to his firewood finding skills, he got his name. However, we’re currently …Continue reading


Jul 11, 2019

I’m back in Sydney now after a pleasant few days in the Auckland suburb of Devonport – a great place to run. My runs there included ascending the two small volcanic peaks in the suburb, which provided stellar views of …Continue reading


Jul 7, 2019

We’re back in New Zealand for a few days, visiting Hannah, Charlie, Matilda, and Dougie (the dog). So that gives me the opportunity to enjoy some different runs again, and I will certainly be availing myself of this. By the …Continue reading


Jul 4, 2019

After a couple of painful days, my quad felt a lot better today, allowing me a continuous 5 km run. It should be fine by Monday. One of the photos below is from the Royal Double Ultra, prior to me …Continue reading


Jul 1, 2019

I did manage a 1 km run this morning, and it was tough. Luckily, I’m able to jog very slowly, as long as it’s on a very flat and even road. There’s no way I could have run on a …Continue reading