100 Days Out

100 Days Out

Today is another milestone in the 2017 season for me as I am 100 days out from the big race of the year, the Ultratour du Leman. I a little over three months I’ll be making my way up to Villeneuve, Switzerland and lining up for a 175 kilometer run around the Lac...
Destination: Marseille

Destination: Marseille

So Sunday afternoon we were having lunch and Jamie asked if we would be going to the Tour de France this year. I wasn’t sure if we were going to be able to and, certainly compared to last year, the race wasn’t passing quite so close to Lyon. Where last...
Wandering Through Bookstores

Wandering Through Bookstores

It’s a rainy afternoon here in Lyon and I’ve just returned home from a pleasant couple of hours wandering through the bookstores within a short walk of our apartment. I didn’t buy anything and, save for the odd book I’ve bought for Jamie,...
Towards the Tour de France

Towards the Tour de France

I’m obviously a fan of running and I do enjoy watching running movies, running films, and running videos. But when it comes to spending a bunch of time in front of the TV watching live sports, there’s something about running in general and ultrarunning in...
7 Year Anniversary

7 Year Anniversary

Today is a nice day to celebrate for me personally each year: my sobriety date. For the last seven years I have been sober and I’m a better person for it. It hasn’t always been easy and living in a culture where alcohol is such an important part of the...
#StartupLife

#StartupLife

Working in a startup means never really having the same day twice in a row – sometimes even the same day twice,┬áperiod. It’s a dynamic environment, constantly challenging, but with opportunities for creativity around every corner and lots of rewarding...