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30th December, 2019

2019 run archive

Another mixed year. I managed plenty of long evening runs when Geri was away, and we ran a much faster Tely this Summer, but there were too many gaps and I fell just short of 500km overall.

30th December, 2019

2019 in review

Six years have passed since I last reviewed the year. That was 2013; I got engaged and began to detach from the speed and distraction of design and tech, pledging to prioritise my personal life.

28th July, 2019

The 92nd Tely 10

Ten miles, 1:44:58. Despite the heat and me feeling a bit rough, we shaved six minutes off our previous attempt, thanks to Geri running so strong!

31st December, 2018

2018 run archive

Not such a great year running, partly due to some injury niggles. It was also an insanely hot Summer preventing long runs. Here's the primary Strava data.

31st December, 2017

2017 run archive

A big year of serious running, including the Tely 10 and my first Robin Hood half marathon. Here's my primary Strava data from the year.

24th September, 2017

Robin Hood Half Marathon

Today, I successfully completed my first official half marathon.

15th August, 2017

Copenhagen 2017

Instagrams from our second trip to Copenhagen, 10-15 August.

23rd July, 2017

Newfoundland's 90th Tely 10

Today, we completed Newfoundland's famous 10-mile road race.

5th January, 2017

Brooklyn run

I had to attend a meeting in NYC, so flew down from snowy St. John's. I only had 24 hours and it was bitterly cold but I made time for a fave run.

31st December, 2016

2016 run archive

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.

31st December, 2015

2015 run archive

We upped the frequency as running became increasingly important to us. I cracked 5k in January, but kept it steady. Here's the primary Strava data for the year.

31st December, 2014

2014 run archive

This year, I finally started running, thanks entirely to Geri's encouragement. I want to ensure I keep a copy of my data, so here's an export of the year's Strava entries.

20th November, 2008

GNBR trailer

As previously posted, in June 2008, four members of the Erskine team completed the Great Notts Bike Ride's 50-mile route. It was brutal.

14th November, 2008

Eulogy

A couple of months have passed now since my Dad passed away, and (as I was warned by friends) the impact of this is having a greater effect as time moves on.

24th June, 2008

Great Notts Bike Ride

Yesterday, we completed the Great Notts Bike Ride 50 mile route; cycling from Holme Pierrepont to Newark, then back to Nottingham into brutal and constant 30 mph headwinds.

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