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Fundamentally…

…it all starts HERE… …THE BOY TAKES OFF HIS SHIRT, PICKS UP THE WEIGHTS… and away you go! More of him on the pull-up bars at the end! “Great oaks from little acorns grow”… just LOVE this next image: 40 … Continue reading

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Best Foot Forward?

Dave and I lay awake in bed last night, having one of those ‘Are we going to carry doing this for the rest of lives?’ moments. I don’t mean that we were discussing ‘Shall we go out and find new … Continue reading

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Training the Training Partner

Summer is coming. Yes it will! Unless you are in South Africa or Australasia of course, when it will shortly be going away. Tough luck! We all want to look good, especially for beach holidays. A lot of guys fantasise … Continue reading

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Time’s Arrow

A few days have passed, so here’s the answer to the cryptic clue I left in the ‘Up Pompeii’ post: Manage to get firm going to gym (4) Cope I’ve harvested these occasional clues from British puzzles, and it occurs … Continue reading

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Weirder Weather Still to Come!

Well, I commented on the snow dump which we had this week! But something really odd is ‘planned’ for next week, according to the weather predictors. By midweek, it is going to be ‘early summer’ temperatures – 65F / 18C … Continue reading

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New Tricks for Young Dogs

I’m in trouble again! Yes, my almost 13yo son Leo, who has the world at his feet as it were (that’s an amazing picture!), didn’t get a mention when I said how much I was looking forward to returning to … Continue reading

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The ‘Greaseball’ Challenge

A school classmate of my son Leo and his weights-buddy Chris approached Chris the other day and told him he wanted to do sports like he did. Chris, apparently, was fairly rude. This was a morbidly obese and essentially spherical boy … Continue reading

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In the Frame

Dave and I were so amused/entranced by this image which we found on another site that I decided to put together a post on the theme of ‘frames’ just for those guys who like harvesting our posted pictures. A post … Continue reading

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