An account of the Mt Mee Marathon 2017

This one has been on the ‘to do’ list for a few years now. The 27th instalment of the event, now part of the glasshouse trail series and organised by The Run Inn 7 am start so left house at 5:30 for the scenic drive to dayboro and then up the Mt Mee tourist drive through…

An experiment with the Autoimmune protocol (AIP)

About 9 years ago I contracted Giardia, a gut parasite, from drinking water of questionable quality from a spot in the NT called Croc Hole (read ‘full of croc shit’). Being none the wiser about the importance of gut microflora back then I promptly (after being hospitalised in Mt Isa through consequent diahorrea induced dehydration)…

#9 International Ghost Runner – March 2015

International Ghost Runner – March 2015 In early March 2015 i received a phone call, out of the blue, from good friend in the UK informing me of winning flights to the UK and tickets to England Vs France in the last game of the 6 nations at Twickenham through Marriott Hotels #Reunitemewith. Initially I…

#5 The 4 stages of drunk running

One of my most memorable races was the 2013 Brisbane half marathon. Not for the usual reasons, in fact the run itself is fairly unremarkable when you commonly run the paths and boardwalks that hug the banks of the slow, brown waters of the Brisbane River. It was memorable because I was drunk. It was…

#2 What to blog? (20/03/2017)

It strikes me as a little self-indulgent to think anyone would be interested in what i have to blog. In fact initially i’ll probably appear to be a bit of a “me monster”, perhaps it’s going to be journaling exercise for me… So anyway, here are some subjects that interest me (and maybe you) Running,…