Janathon 2020: Day 29 – 175kg new PB!

Guess what it is a new Paddington day!! It was a sled pull Paddington… no I didn’t pull Paddington on a sled. Which is a shame really, that would have been fun! I’d love to see the reaction I got if I turned up at the gym with a small bear in a duffel coat…… Continue reading Janathon 2020: Day 29 – 175kg new PB!

PWG Day 2: superhero training…

and a walk…of course I went for a walk 🙂 It was quite pleasant and I didn’t need my rain hat which was good 🙂 I wore it anyway, because it is still a hat when it is not raining! It was a nice walk, I also found lunch en route so that was a…… Continue reading PWG Day 2: superhero training…

I’m not what you expect me to be, but that’s okay…

This isn’t a self deprecating post I promise!! In our (and any) Society, certain norms are established by popular consent, and these days, by social media. People are expected to fit into certain moulds, and if they don’t their validity is questioned. It is pervasive throughout society, that if you don’t act/look/feel a certain way…… Continue reading I’m not what you expect me to be, but that’s okay…

Reboot day 23: PT Tuesday is a thing…

Well its a thing in my world… I may have mentioned that last week…but never mind :-)So true to form and as I wasn't lying in the previous sentences…I had an awesome PT session this morning with Matt.It was a ridiculously humid and warm morning today, but luckily I was more a wake and with…… Continue reading Reboot day 23: PT Tuesday is a thing…

Reboot day 10 (part the first): It was too hot to run…

But I ran anyway…at lunchtime, in the midday heat like a crazy english person. But I went to the gym first so I am going to tell you about that, then the run… so the gym…well…it was hot there too, but not tooooo hot and they have big fans. the whirly blowy kind not large…… Continue reading Reboot day 10 (part the first): It was too hot to run…

Another New Paddington Day!!

I totally wasn’t expecting to write another one of these so soon… but… woohoo another deadlift PB!!! That’s right, this morning’s personal training session I lifted 100kg…twice!! yes 100kg that is 220lbs or 15stone 10lbs which is more than most of the people I know! 😀 I danced in the gym again 😀 different gym…… Continue reading Another New Paddington Day!!

New Paddington day!!

Ok…I was totally going to be subtle and tell you about Sunday in order and leave the exciting PB news until the end… But I am excited so I am not waiting! I increased my deadlift PB yesterday 🙂 it now stands at 95 kg (or 209 lbs for the non metric among you! )…… Continue reading New Paddington day!!

I’ve found my thing!

You may have noticed, over the past 2 years, I have been doing any old exercise that take my fancy, and any new exercise that takes my fancy for that matter! Recently I have decided that I might be better off doing more of the things I really enjoy and less of the rest… NOW,…… Continue reading I’ve found my thing!

Juneathon is go!

Wow…it is June! I have to say Janathon doesn’t seem that long ago…but never mind…Juneathon it the thing now 🙂 You know Juneathon…I told you about it a little while ago… So exercising and blogging every day in June woohoo for a mid year kick up the bum!! Yes I really need a kick up…… Continue reading Juneathon is go!