Long Hours Arctic Training

I have been looking forward to the Sussex Stride for a while … It takes training to a new level. The Nijmegen Marches was getting up early and walking long distances on four continuous days. This was walking a really long way (51 miles) for the best part of 20 hours. We were nearly late for Read More…

Polar Training with Kettlebells…

I have had 2 sessions in the gym with Tommy in the last four days …. and I can feel it! But I am making progress, albeit small! I can now hang from the pull-up bar and pull myself up a couple of inches! You may laugh, but this is progress. Initially I could not lift Read More…

More Effort

The kids are back to school, work as calmed down a little, so we can get back into some kind of routine. We have an  Arctic team meeting scheduled in the diary with Jock on 10th Oct. His message was “The hard work starts now – the focus is getting to the pole!” Not sure how Read More…