In October 2012 I decided that it was time for a new running challenge and signed up for the Paris Marathon. As a first-time Marathon runner I certainly learned a lot from my training and the race – so here’s a brief summary of the day and a few tips and tricks that I picked up along the way the way that will hopefully help other first-time Marathon runn… Read more
I have been taking photos of street art for several years now and I always keep an eye out for any street art worth photographing wherever I may be. Here is a selection of the best street art that I have witnessed and photographed during the year 2012.
Artist: ROA Location: London
Artist: STIK Location: London
Artist: Shepard Fairey … Read more
A brand new mix for your listening pleasure. Containing some of the biggest Indie Dance / Nu-Disco tunes around, this will get you dancing and keep you warm during the cold winter nights.
Wakey’s winter warmer by Tom Wake on Mixcloud… Read more
With numerous smartphone apps on the market for tracking your fitness activities, it can be hard to know which one to go for. I have tried a few different apps and websites over the years, starting out using iPhone apps and later using a Garmin watch to track my activities. This short guide compares some of the more popular activity-tracking websites and apps.… Read more
Waking up early on Saturday morning I decided that rather than opt for the 8am training session in Christchurch Park, I would give myself an extra hour and go and try the new-ish Ipswich Parkrun at Chantry Park.
This was to be the 9th Ipswich Parkrun after it was established in early September. Parkrun, a non-profit organisation, originated in 2004 as a free ru… Read more