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Sep 17, 2018

I reached an interesting, though somewhat esoteric, milestone today. Actually, the only way I know about it is because my running log spreadsheet provides all sorts of trivial information, and this is one of them – today I reached 13,000 …Continue reading


Sep 15, 2018

I’m in Darwin this weekend for the annual Pewter Mug Day. You may recall we celebrated the same day in 2013 in Streaky Bay in South Australia, during my world run. I was a bit worried that the heat and …Continue reading


Sep 13, 2018

Today marks a big anniversary. It’s five years today since I finished my run around the world at the Sydney Opera House. It had been 622 days since I started from the same location. It’s certainly a bit eerie leaving …Continue reading


Sep 10, 2018

I churned out another 3:30 km during my run this morning. I felt that was pretty decent given the 130 km I ran last week. That was the biggest week I’ve had since the Big Red Run in June last …Continue reading


Sep 6, 2018

I ran a kilometre in 3:29 this morning, a new recent personal best (my all time best 1 km is 2:37, from back in 1983 when I was 22). And the most pleasing thing about today was that I was …Continue reading