Microadventures

My adventure buddy, Matt McDonald, and I went on a midweek camp-out under the stars in order to add some much needed adventure into our working lives. A 5-9 adventure is referred to a microadventure, a phrase coined by adventurer extraordinaire, Alastair Humphreys. We left work and travelled by train to Titsey Hill on the [...]

I done a book!

I finally went and did it. I wrote a book. It is not the book that most were expecting, The Cycle Diaries diary, but one called The Push. The Push aims to give people who want to go on an adventure the nudge they need to get over their excuses and actually go and have [...]

By |August 20th, 2016|Writing|7 Comments

Fit for the Arctic

Dragging your own bodyweight across a frozen ocean for 10-12 hours per day, battling high winds while climbing over ice ridges requires each team member be at their peak of physical fitness. Here's how I've been preparing. I live in South East London, right next to the River Thames and only a 2-mile walk away [...]

Coastal Path Clovelly to Ilfracombe

Each summer my old university buddies and I hit the South West Coastal path for a long weekend. The trip offers us the chance to catchup with each other's busy lives, eat pasties, drink whisky and enjoy the splendid countryside of the UK. Here are some shots I took along the way from Clovelly to [...]