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James Pawson
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A New Venture...
After working for 14 years for the same employer and having had some fantastic experiences and opportunities it is all coming to an end. Our site is being closed down and everyone will be going their separate ways. It has been great to work with many talent...
A New Venture...
A New Venture...
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Fitness Is Relative
Ironically this was mostly written when I was Reasonably Fit. Currently I'm Reasonably Fat but attempting to reverse the tide! Questions These are meant to be very un-specific questions How do you consider yourself to be compared to your friends? How fit do...
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Mapping and Navigation "Stuff Wot I Like"
I keep getting asked about mapping and navigation tools I use on both my phone and computer. None are a total substitute for a map and compass and knowing how to navigate but they certainly make life easier sometimes! Mapping ** Star Pick**: Maverick OS map...
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Review: Alpkit Tau Rear Bike Light
I got fed up of swapping my Cateye TL-LD1100 between bikes as I only had one bracket. For the price of a new seatpost bracket it wasn't much more to buy another new light. I'd seen the Alpkit Tau rear lights available so thought I'd give one a go. Tau Rear ...
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In with the old and out with the new... er... wait....
TL;DR Lost fitness but got married and had a great honeymoon. Overall an excellent year. New career challenges await! 2016 positives (vaguely chronological) Lots of winter climbing , fantastic ice and good times Good run out at the Marmot Dark Mountains  wi...
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Japan Part 1 - Tokyo
This is the first part of our honeymoon travelogue (travelblogue?) of our Japan adventures. Thank you so much to everyone for your overly generous wedding present contributions to our Japan fund, you helped make it a truly memorable experience. Read on... I...
Japan Part 1 - Tokyo
Japan Part 1 - Tokyo
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Gig Report: Beehoover @ Chunk, Leeds
or "a Dad goes to a noisy metal gig" Beehoover , a 2 piece German rock outfit , are one of my favourite bands at the moment with powerful riffs, great drumming, intelligent and surreal lyrics. As soon as I saw they were on a 10 day UK tour including Leeds I...
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Married :)
It's been quiet on the blog front mainly because it has been a busy few months. Most notably, Louise and I tied the knot in June, a wonderful day in the presence of our dear friends. A couple of months later, we had a big celebration garden party for friend...
Married :)
Married :)
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Sturmey Archer AW3 Gear Hub Strip and Rebuild
I've been having fun rebuilding the internal gear hub on my commuter bike. Meet "Frank The Tank". He is called Frank the Tank because he's a Frankenstein of new and second hand bike parts from lots of places and because he's no lightweight ;) I built him up...
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