Chicago Marathon 2018 _Race Day

RACE DAY: Sunday October 7, 2018 Race morning finally arrived, a 115 days after I started specific marathon training. Starting from zero running fitness and a lingering hip and hamstring injury, I ran… Continue reading

New York 2018

Chicago MarathonTrip Week 2: Monday October 8 – Friday October 12, 2018 Overnight fire alarm in my Chicago hotel further disrupted an already disrupted nights sleep. It had taken me awhile to fall… Continue reading

Chicago Marathon 2018 – Race Week

RACE WEEK: Monday October 1 – Saturday October 6, 2016 After the experience at Grandmas Marathon last year, I decided to arrive in Chicago with plenty of time before race day to settle… Continue reading


Friday May 11, 2018 While last week was interesting, visiting parts of the Southwest of West Australia, within a day or two I was regretting not changing my flight. The Bibbulmum hike was… Continue reading


Friday May 4 – Thursday May 10, 2018 Finishing the Bibbumun Track hike earlier then planned has left me with time to explore a little bit more of the southwest region of Western… Continue reading


Bibbulmun Day 29: Thursday May 3, 2018 Km 943.1 – 955.1 (12 km) Sandpatch Camp – Albany Sandpatch is my last campsite on trail. Rain came in bursts through the night but it… Continue reading


Bibbulmun Day 28: Wednesday May 2, 2018 Km 905.4 – 943.1 (37.7 km) West Cape Howe – Sandpatch Campsite Winter arrived announced late afternoon yesterday. Temperature dropped to single digits and all through… Continue reading


Bibbulmun Day 27: Tuesday May 1, 2018 Km 862.4 – 905.4 (25.5 by car – 17.5 km hiking) Denmark – West Cape Howe Campsite To leave Denmark and rejoin the Bibbulum Track on… Continue reading


Bibbulmun Day 26: Monday April 30, 2018 Km 820.7 – 860.7 (40 km) Boat Harbour – Denmark The night could not have been more different to yesterday. It was perfectly still with only… Continue reading


Bibbulmun Day 25: Sunday April 29, 2018 Km 787.3 – 820.7 (33.4 km) Rame Head – Boat Harbour Campsite Strong gusting wind woke me through the night. Big Agnes tent was tested, it… Continue reading

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