Monthly Archives: November 2017

Full Winter Jacket

It was effing cold if you believe the “RealFeel®” on the weather app this morning. A month ago I was enjoying breezy 26°C rides in the Canary Islands so yes, I can well and truly believe the information. This heralds … Continue reading

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CPET

…or Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Test. Back in 2011, my hospital purchased a machine to perform exercise tolerance tests on people who are considered an anaesthetic “high risk”. This would identify who may not be recommended for complex surgery requiring a … Continue reading

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#1000

I became a Strava “athlete” sometime in 2014.  This morning’s ride into work was my 1000th cycle activity since joining.  It was an unremarkable ride along dark, wet roads which were littered with leafy sludge.  I even lost GPS signal for … Continue reading

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post holiday blues

At least my ride was reasonably pleasant if cooler than Las Calderas last week save for the usual close passing clowns. Continue reading

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