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Oct 28, 2019

Another lap of Centennial Park this morning – at every check point I was within two seconds of my time a couple of weeks ago, sometimes in front, sometimes behind. But I managed to stop the clock in 15:24, which …Continue reading


Oct 25, 2019

My North American leg was drawing to a close seven years ago. I was only a week away from finishing in Massachusetts. Some photos below from that time feature Chook and his brother Don having a wine with me in …Continue reading


Oct 22, 2019

I did a slightly unusual speed session yesterday, running 200 metres (36.9 sec) and 1 mile (6:02). Gone are the days when I used to run mile repeats in the low five minutes. For the record, my best ever mile …Continue reading


Oct 19, 2019

It was on 19 October 2012 that I did a lap of Manhattan during my run around the world. But, before starting the day, I appeared on the morning television program, Good Day New York. Below are a couple of …Continue reading


Oct 17, 2019

By this date in 2012 I had crossed the state line from Pennsylvania into New Jersey. In fact, I was in Princeton on this very day, passing right by the house where Albert Einstein lived for 20 years until his …Continue reading