What I learned in 2016
Month: December 2016
Drue and the gang wish you all an excellent Christmas and Happy New Year. Buon Natale e Felice Anno nuovo สุขสันต์วันคริสต์มาสและสวัสดีปีใหม่ A-D's snowman has a final word.
Event Type: A road marathon Route: Starts at 9am. Roads are closed but sometimes drivers will attempt a closed section! Weather: Started at 0 degs C at 8am. Increased to to 10 degs C by about 11am During: Water + energy drink; bananas, apples, wafers @ every 5km; some sponge points as well. Too cold … Continue reading #64 Pisa Marathon Part 2: Beating the Blues
16th Dec 2016: Opening Scenes Signore e Signora, la Signora Pneumatico will be arriving today perhaps a little anxious but let us make sure she knows all is well. Reflections: Meanwhile back in England, a week before leaving, Tyre Lady aka La Signora Pneumatico (TL) is feeling stressed. Her alter ego has been sorting out … Continue reading #64 Pisa Marathon: Introducing A-D
Sometime end of Novemeber, someone from a running site (FetchEveryone) asks me if I am doing the Pisa Marathon. I respond No. She tells me I have been featured on their website. I had a look and sure enough there I was: http://www.maratonadipisa.com/545/?lang=en Of course it would be rude not to go. I looked at … Continue reading Pisa Is Calling
....is peace and goodwill for the planet. I mean when we sing "Joy to the World" are we only just meaning joy to humans and screw the rest? So when Christmas comes along, I find myself in turmoil as I watch the endless mountains of trash generated being thrown out by each household without a … Continue reading All I Want For Christmas…