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Easter 2016

Another glorious Easter camping out west at Mount Arapilies, scrambling up and over rocks with my two best guys, going to bed exhausted and sleeping warm on cool desert evenings. It was my slight return to climbing after a year … Continue reading

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Never been particularly good at holidays. Time off’s cool, but I’m not the lazing around kind of guy – more like the dorkus malorkus who needs to cram every minute with activities. So I wondered how I’d go spending 5 … Continue reading

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Throwing the leg over

Went for my annual bike-riding hit-out at the Audax Alpine Classic in Bright. Had a great time. Long distance endurance cycling is my bag – I freaking love a long day out on my bike in the mountains, and I’m … Continue reading

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France, 2009

Cleaning out an old computer and found some photos from our family trip to France in ’09. We had six lazy weeks of chillin’ in parks, taking in festivals and galleries, and travelling by train to set-up in far-flung towns. … Continue reading

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Melburn-Roobaix 2013

It was a crack team that met at the crack o’ dawn – well, four over-excited man-boys at a dawnish 9.30am – to take on this year’s Melburn-Roobaix. We booted over to Hawthorn Velo and registered, then moved off with … Continue reading

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Nerdy night out

This week Northcote library had a ‘meet the characters from Star Wars’ dress-up night, so I took my obsessed-with-Star Wars son Ned along to check it. Ned was super-psyched. I put an old karate jacket on him and tucked a … Continue reading

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Star Wars fold-out book

More from this amazing fold-out Star Wars book we found. Mind-blowing cleverness.

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In the mid-nineties my buddy Glendyn and I published a bicycle zine. Zines were the shit. Like a blog, but photocopied and handed out to anyone who was interested. And, also like a blog, almost no-one read them and they … Continue reading

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Punk as

Last night I went and saw a fave, Toronto hardcore punk band Fucked Up. It was fucking cool. My buddys Glendyn & Mike were officially photographing the band, so we got to hang-out with the them backstage beforehand. They were … Continue reading

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What’s in a name

Bikes I’ve owned and the names I’ve given them. The Sinner A 1994 black Cannondale mountain bike, the first high-end mtb I owned, bought brand new in the day. I’ve cross-countried on it, toured on it, commuted, couriered, single-speeded and … Continue reading

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