Monthly Archives: June 2012

Trailwalker Training – Jersey

It is with mixed feelings that I had to decline the opportunity to take part in the Itex-Rotary Walk that circumnavigates Jersey this weekend.  It was always part of our training plan that the round Jersey event would constitute a … Continue reading

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Nightrider Disappointment (somewhat tempered by having my new family at home!)

One week ago today my wife and my first child, Henry, was born.  He was expected to arrive somewhat earlier than June but was obviously worth the wait!  After four days in hospital I was allowed to bring my family … Continue reading

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My New Bike

I have finally managed to pick up my new bike. With less than a week until Nightrider I need to get used to it pretty quickly! Opting to utilise the ‘Cycle to Work‘ scheme offered by my employer will save … Continue reading

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Henry Miles O’Leary

Helen and I are not intending to put too many pictures of Henry on the internet but I couldn’t resist! Born at just after 3am and weighing in at nearly 9lbs, I imagine he’s going to be a significant distraction … Continue reading

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Trailwalker Training – June

Tomorrow was supposed to see me taking part in the last of the organised Trailwalker training walks set in the UK mainland. Despite missing all but one of the previous training walks I think my attendance at this one is … Continue reading

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