Behind the Barriers – All Videos

As finding episodes for this show isn’t that easy on Vimeo (try a search for “behind the barriers episode 2” 2and you won’t find what you’re looking for) I decided to make a list of all the episodes so that I could easily view them when I found time. Hope this makes things easier for […]

Capdase 180A MKeeper Camera Case

The lovely fellows over at Love Cases kindly offered to send me a free Nikon D3100 case to review for the camera that I bought in March; I didn’t say no! It’s called the “Capdase 180A MKeeper”. Goodness knows who came up with that name but that doesn’t matter! I have to say I’m extremely […]

The Fight Back to Fitness, Part 2

I wrote quite some time ago about my attempt to find some fitness after almost 10 years off the bike. To be clear, I’m never ever going to stand on a podium. I probably won’t ever make the top 20 in the local cross league but I do want to better myself and crucially, my […]

Are we missing out on beauty?

via: Washington, DC Metro Station on a cold January morning in 2007. The man with a violin played six Bach pieces for about 45 minutes. During that time approx. 2 thousand people went through the station, most of them on their way to work. After 3 minutes a middle aged man noticed there was […]

Derby 10K 2011!

Well, I did it! My second 10K, and I managed a sub 40 minute time finishing in the top 2.9% (3011 runners) :) My legs are aching, but I’m pretty happy with the result (full results link here). I’m primarily a cyclist (or at least, trying to be) so sacrificing training sessions for running has […]

New work mobile and new PC!

Gawd. Still buzzing about having moved up a complete grade at work within 14 months, I found out today that my new desktop (Quad core Intel Core i7 870, with 8GB DDR3) was signed off as approved and my new HTC HD7 phone arrived! It’s such a gorgeous piece of hardware, and the OS is […]