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Spinning into control

Homelife Crisis 2 Comments
Spinning into control

I would like to announce that I went to a spin class. I feel there needs to be a full trumpet fanfare at this point. Because I have been avoiding all things bike, pretty much since I came to Australia and “became a runner“. But, you know, we’re in a bit of a state of […]

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On Moving to Australia

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On Moving to Australia

Or How to Get a Visa for South Australia So I was randomly thinking about expectations of moving to Australia.  As opposed to moving across Australia, which is what I guess I should be thinking about. I’ve been asked a lot if I’ve started packing yet. Should I have started?  I haven’t even thought about it. […]

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End of the Affair

The Long Jog to Comrades, Training Diary 2 Comments
End of the Affair

I’m typing this whilst wallowing in self-pity.  I have a running injury. Since my dalliance with speedwork a couple of days ago, when the hip flexor got involved, things became messy, and now it’s all over between me and running. WAH! I feel isolated from my group of friends, because it’s suddenly obvious they were my […]

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Crowding out the hunger

Chaos in the Kitchen No Comment

So after my first week of quitting sugar, I have gained 1kg. I guess I did a good job of crowding out the hunger, hey! I’m not too woried about the gain, as the purpose of the exercise is to take back control of my relationship with food. And as I’m in the early stages […]

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The Bank of Fitness



The Whole Jolly Journey

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