Life is an Adventure

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About me and this site

I have a lot of hobbies and this is a new one: blogging things I’m interested in, trying to be more creative and sharing my many learnings with my friends, family and anyone else willing to read. The main areas I’m planning on covering are:

1. My Life: Track and gain clarity into my own way of life, and;
2. Life AdviceShare my life philosophy with you with the aim to inspire

You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do – Carl Jung

Upcoming Events

DateEventEvent TypeLocationDays to go
Saturday, August 3, 2024UTMB Quito - 82K Oso (TBC - unlikely)Trail Race (82K)Quito, Ecuador37
Saturday, September 7, 2024Mt Si Vert Fest 2024 1 ITRATrail Race (20K)Mt Si, WA72
Saturday, September 28, 2024Ultra Trail Whistler by UTMBTrail Race (100K)Whistler, Canada93
Friday, October 11, 2024A-Race: Lake Biwa 100 (6 ITRA)Trail Race (100M)Lake Biwa, Japan106
Sunday, November 24, 2024Philadelphia MarathonMarathonPhiladelphia, PA150
Friday, April 25, 2025Ultra Trail Mount Fuji (TBC)Trail Race (160K)Fuji, Japan302
Friday, August 22, 2025UTMB (TBC)Trail Race (170K)Chamonix, France421

Recent blog posts

Not only home to the the 2nd bombing in WW2 in 1945 but well before this another dark past at Unzen Jigoku. The site of Christian martyrdom, a dark period during the Edo Period when Christianity was banned. Practitioners were tortured and killed in the boiling hot waters.

Visit the unreal forests of Studio Ghbli's Princess Mononosuke or see a rocket launch from Pokemon's Mossdeep Space Center

Shikoku - Mountains, Gorges, History and adventure

Cycle across some of Japan's largest bridges with stunning views and separated bicycle lanes.