Monthly Archives: March 2013


Choosing underwear needn’t be all pants

On Mar 20th, 2013

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Sheffield is a wonderful city, I love it, but it’s not always the greatest retailing experience. Wandering around the city centre I found myself drifting into Wayne’s shop for some advice and a chat. I left the shop a while later all loaded with advice and some great Patagonia base layer pieces. A thin Merino […]

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One and half big toes and still smiling.

On Mar 17th, 2013

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Training Diary 17th March 2013 Company: Tim, Lucy and Buis. The Route: Classic Edale Skyline. The challenge was to do a classic Dark Peak round out of Edale and staying high until dropping back from the Mam Tor ridge. Weather: Weather clear, occasional mist and 4C feels like freezing. Terrain: 12.5 miles of off-road very […]

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Training run 17 – Ladybower, Hagg Farm…

On Mar 11th, 2013

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Not all days are like this: Sunny/Snowy/Golden light: Freezing Cold -7/-10C with wind chill Drove back over a crystal clear snake pass from Glossop and a snowy meeting with my colleague Paul Armstrong. Thoughts – How can one be alone on this big trip with so many wonderful friends around – supportive and patient friends. […]

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