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A message for my legs

Wednesday, 8 February 2012 12:06 am
tags: fitness random

Legs. You've been pretty supportive of me so far in my life. You've grown with me, you've held me up when i've needed it, and you've gone the extra mile when it was demanded of you. Now, though, now I really need a big favour.

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Running a Marathon

Monday, 16 January 2012 1:50 pm
tags: advice fitness

I’m currently in training for the 2012 Brighton Marathon in April (#1 on my 101 list). The purpose of the post is to point out a few of my experiences and thoughts when undertaking this training and how it draws many parallels to most other activities in life. As your PE teacher probably said to you back in secondary school, it’s mind over matter.

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The Mobile Web

Friday, 23 December 2011 3:00 pm
tags: future internet mobile

Kudos to National Rail for finally putting out a mobile version of their site. This site is indispensable when planning train journeys on-the-go, as I often end up doing. The desktop version of the site did the job - albeit cumbersomely, with a combination of squinting and pinching the screen to zoom in and out - but the mobile version is a lot more smart-phone friendly.

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RIP Gary Speed

Sunday, 27 November 2011 4:21 pm
tags: football tribute

It feels wrong to post about football today without mentioning Gary Speed. At aged 42, the Welsh national team's manager has been found dead in his home in Cheshire. It's a tragic loss, and one that has been marked with a flood of tributes on Twitter, from fans and players alike.

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Football

Sunday, 27 November 2011 3:59 pm
tags: debate football prediction

I have a sort of love/hate relationship with football. Well, that's a little strong. More accurately, I really enjoy football, but there are elements of it I really despise. I blog about it now and again and it tends to vary in importance in my life. Right now, I'm pretty into it (off to Stamford Bridge on Tuesday) and as such, am feeling argumentative.

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