Monthly Archives: October 2013

Want a Nexus 7 Tablet? Donate in November!

The very sound Finance team here in work donated a brand new, sealed in the box, Nexus 7 Tablet to my cause to raise some extra moolah. So for an exercise in cheeky fundraising, I’m offering the tablet to whoever … Continue reading

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Random Encounter Near Dublin Port

So I was out on a fairly mundane training cycle tonight, bopping away along East Wall when I spot a heavily loaded touring bike with an Asian lad standing beside it. Meet Jamie, from South Korea. Guess how he got … Continue reading

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16000km on this brute

Well I just collected my shiny new bike that’s supposed to take me 16000km from Dublin to Beijing. It certainly looks up to the task!  Here she is: Name is yet undecided! So why did I choose this particular model?  … Continue reading

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New Bike Day!

It’s been a quiet few weeks since the table quiz.  With no bike to train on and no wheels on my road bike,  it’s been a bit quiet.  But the touring bike is almost ready.  I’m sitting in a café … Continue reading

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