Tag Archives: Cycling

Sunny hot dry January in Southland!

Sorry for the lack of posts this last few weeks, it has been a crazy January at work and I have struggled to find the time! We went to Crank up in Jan  – the annual vintage machinery show in … Continue reading

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Christmas break: camping up west 

We don’t tend to get away much: being self employed means no work = no pay. Christmas closure is normal in Southland so we tend to use that period for a break if we can. We decided to go camping, … Continue reading

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Vlog 6: Timaru coastal ramblings

Today was a cycling swimming and walking day; I was in my element: if it wasn’t for the killer coastal dog and the lack of mountain bike skills on my part! I feel much more able on a bike and … Continue reading

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Tough times 

It’s been a bit of a nightmare week, but I was able to also have my first true weekend off in quite a long time: a week of two halves to be sure. 

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A break in the bleak: the sun shines on the Highlanders!

It’s been a bleak week weather wise: unprecedented snow up in the mountains, and the New Zealand a herald was reporting that we had the ‘worst weather event on the planet’ at the time. Nice. Winter has arrived! Still, only 1 … Continue reading

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