On The One Fitness Hack That Every Traveller Should Know

Do you struggle with exercise when you travel? This article will get you running regularly and as a bonus, you’ll save time and money. I’ve struggled forever. That was until I was training for the Mersin Marathon when I figured out the best way keep up...

On My First Marathon Experience (2017 Mersin Marathon, Turkey)

Fuck yeah! I ran 42 km without stopping and finished my first marathon. (shh…the 20 second pee break doesn’t count) Being able to say the above on December 3rd, 2017 was 10/10 satisfying. Rewinding back to October 1st, if you told me I’d be running a...

Total Immersion Swimming Review: Learning To Swim As An Adult

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ THE DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO. “As part of the curriculum this year, you all need to complete a triathlon.” – 7th Form PE Teacher Those were the words from our PE teacher at the start of the year. I...

WTF! I Represented New Zealand. In Poker!?

This happened way back in 2009 (beardless Jub), but representing New Zealand was pretty epic. This is the World Cup of Poker as I recall the events as a shy guy who didn’t know much about the world beyond New Zealand (or anything else as you’ll see at the...

Bungy Jumping In Nepal At The Last Resort (Finally)

I’m crossing the bridge 160 metres above the narrow river in northern Nepal. Thinking of possible excuses to back out at the last possible minute I think back to the morning’s yellow dahl curry. Perfect, no one wants to know the gory details of that. Upset...