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Stretching a Point

Athletes demonstrate their flexibility in various ways. Love the way the trunks match the piano! Wow! Combine handstand push-ups with the splits! Give that one a try! By the way, wrestlers frequently get stretched. I’ve added 20 new pictures today … Continue reading

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Quick Gallery Post before Today’s Packing…

As our personal countdown to a new job in Europe continues, time for a quick collection of fitness images to keep the message on the top of your agenda! I read yesterday that running for one hour adds an average … Continue reading

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Moms and Dads – The Right Balance

Teenboy at play. Not known to us, but no doubt well looked after by a mum and a dad and with an additional (average) 1.4 siblings. My own teenboy, along with Dave’s teengirl, are a wee bit special in that, … Continue reading

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Here We Go, Then…

I trust you all had a fun time seeing in 2017: as our German-speaking friends like to put it – “Did you have a good slide into the new year?” We certainly did. I guess that I could have expected … Continue reading

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Spin Offs

I’ve commented many times that when guys get together to enjoy their sports training, they encourage each other to put in the effort and the results soon show. Look at that lot, somewhere in Russia. Not a phone in sight, … Continue reading

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Chad’s Tale (2)

Today’s Gallery Theme: ‘Stretching a Point’ (Not exactly doing it the easy way!) In Chads Tale (1) I gave a little bit of history of how Chad came to set up his amazing private gym. Continuing the tale: With things … Continue reading

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A Little Damp

If you’re not in the USA I suppose that you could be forgiven for not knowing that it has been a bit damp in the south-east! Specifically, South Carolina, which is kind of in between where we are spending our … Continue reading

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Feet First

My first introduction to our training cabin, documented in ‘Loving the Boy‘, was a demand from Ivo to put my feet through a footbath. Similar rules apply at Chad’s gym, where most guys will take a full shower anyway before … Continue reading

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7 Days to Go…

Yep.. another heading with a double meaning!! (Scroll down for the second one!) In seven days the tour will be over (hooray) and we can get on with our lives. Seven more days of living out of a kitbag on … Continue reading

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Reality Check

So, we made it to UK, to my parents home in Oxford. And picked up the Royalty Check (American) or Royalty Cheque (English). Then came the ‘Reality Check’. Not exactly worth flying the Atlanic for, although that’s not why we … Continue reading

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