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Wild and Woolly

The unprecedented cold we have been experiencing here in TN almost – but not quite – put a stop to our ‘wild’ swimming sessions in the Clinch River. The -10C/14F we experienced at the weekend didn’t actually make the river … Continue reading

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Last Tango…

Ten like-minded guys – in it to improve their bodies. Very much like the guys in the private gym we are fortunate to be members of. Where it is all change – again. I mentioned last time that tonight (Saturday) … 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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Boy’s Bedrooms

The age of the selfie brings us many delights, and the most common location is the bathroom. often with a grubby mirror and an array of half-squeezed toothpaste tubes as an accompaniment. The mirrors in a gym, of course, provide … 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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Privates (NOT) On Parade!

I hope that you enjoyed that joke – as a collection of guys who like to do our fitness training naked in suitable situations, we certainly did. Who would to be the ‘odd tree out’ like that dear little evergreen? … Continue reading

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“This Must be Serious… Everyone’s Wearing a Shirt!”

…except the boys in today’s Gallery! My title quote today comes from Chris’s Mom, who was kind enough to entertain the four of us (Dave and I, kids Jaymee and Leo) with her own family to Thanksgiving dinner yesterday. I … Continue reading

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No Sunday Lunch

One small li9nk to our Britishness here (that’s me, Dave and his brother Pete, is that wonderful Clare (my son’s mum) has always loved cooking and has prepared a traditional ‘British’ Sunday lunch most weekends. But, for 12 weeks, no … Continue reading

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The Dark and The Cold are Coming

Today’s Gallery Theme: ‘Two Together’ Aprés nous, le deluge…? Two guys, obviously close, doing their thing under a waterfall. Love it. Here in TN, the daytime temperatures are still up in the 70s F but the nights are getting cold. … Continue reading

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Tough Boys

Tough boys! That’s what we boys (of all ages!) who are into fitness in various ways like to think we are! As the boys in the Chelyabinsk gym again show us (see previous post, and future one dedicated to them). … Continue reading

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