"Competitive" weight lifting

For months now I have been doing my strength training with a friend. Not only does it help to have someone there, but there are some moves that can only be done with an assistant (in which case we alternate exercises).
And there is one that has become a contest that makes it that bit more fun… Read More...

Uploading issue

While I was in Canada I kept making blog entries on my computer, but for some unknown reason it wouldn’t connect to the WiFi in any of the places I tried (not just one). I assumed the WiFi in the computer had failed, but it reconnected once I got home immediately. I’m baffled as to what happened.
But it means that all my Canada entries will magically appear almost all at once. There are some I didn’t enter into the web page because I didn’t know if I’d ever be able to upload them from this computer. They’ll continue to trickle out as I type the hand-written ones or cut & paste the already typed ones - but they’ll do so with their original dates.
Confusing but it preserves the “system”. Read More...

Michelin trip

Michelin is releasing some new road tyres for 2020. They flew me to France to see them. Read More...