2016 was the year of the Monkey
2016 (MMXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2016th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 16th year of the 3rd millennium, the 16th year of the 21st century, and the 7th year of the 2010s decade.
This year we started taking running much more seriously, and entered our first races, including the London 10K. Here’s my primary Strava data for the year.
We lost David Bowie, and the world collapsed. Black voices mattered: Solange; Michael Kiwanuka; A Tribe Called Quest; Chance; the sheer brilliance of Frank Ocean.
Fuzzy Logic & Radiator in full. Rock City, Nottingham
This week we enjoyed three evenings with The Cure and The Twilight Sad: once at Manchester Arena, and twice at SSE Wembley.
Instagrams from our first trip to Copenhagen, 26-29 August.
Instagrams from 14th to 31st July, including Cavendish and Port Union, and another trip to Bonavista and Trinity.
Geri’s first trip to Wales, including a wonderful hike up Snowdon.
Instagrams from our first trip to Japan. Tokyo 24-29 March and 9-14 April, and Kawaguchiko 14-15 April.
Instagrams from our first trip to Japan. Kyoto 4-9 April.
Instagrams from our first trip to Japan. Hiroshima, 31st March to 4th April.
Instagrams from our first trip to Japan. Osaka 30-31 March.
Instagrams from our first trip to Japan. Jigokudani 29-30 March.
A week based in the Pacific Palisades for our latest company retreat.