Tag Archives: prejudice

‘Genuine’ Gay Love? Oh, and ‘Haircut, Anyone?’

Yes, no, maybe! I try to avoid images which are obviously ‘staged’, but whenever two guys are photographed cuddling and kissing in their bed, one has to ask in what capacity their photographer was present! Anyway, another bundle of twosomes … Continue reading

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Tough Boys

‘Tough Boys’. Today’s theme, since this is what the small group of Portuguese lads (and two girls!) from the local beach ‘fight club’ have told us they wish to call themselves. In English, which is fortunate as we’re really struggling … Continue reading

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Pinkwashing

If you’re gay (and you absolutely don’t have to be to be reading this blog)… but, if you are… have you ever been in the situation of feeling that you are the ‘token gay’? An interesting story – about the … Continue reading

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Different Points of View

Most of today’s fitness pictures are taken from unusual points of view.   I think it’s time to correct some impressions about this vacation complex we’re currently working in. From my descriptions of naturism, gay behaviour such as oil wrestling … Continue reading

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A Dungeon in a Tent…

Strange to relate, I don’t have pictures of dungeons, so you’ll have to put up with the usual. However: Being now expatriate Brits in the Algarve, we’re well exposed to British media – all the home TV channels, newspapers etc … Continue reading

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Physique and Philosophy

Mainly physique. Do I hear a sigh of relief? And maybe a bit gay… OK. I guess I’m just slightly confused by the reaction to my piece following the Barcelona attacks. I dared to question the existence of (any) God as … Continue reading

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Planners and Politics: Watching our Backs…

The post title sets both the picture theme – looking over ones shoulder and watching backs – and is also in answer to several e-mail questions about visiting this rather strange vacation centre we’ve fetched up in. A few miles … Continue reading

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A Difficult Call

Oh dear. I found myself in a difficult situation mid-week, and it is all due to (son) Leo’s openness. ‘Oh, Hi… is that Mrs. xxxxx?’ ‘Yes. Who is this?’ ‘This is Tony Cavanagh. Your son lifts weights with our boys … 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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Lynch Mob Mentality

A few pictures before I launch into today’s tale. Some pretty fine bodies there, you must surely agree. Muscle and definition to be proud of, and to be admired by all of us in the fitness ‘trade’. Forgive me for … Continue reading

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