Ready for a season of sleepless nights

It’s 10am. My eyes are heavy. And it’s a Monday. This is not your regular case of Mondayitis. This is Monday morning, I’ve been sitting up watching cycling all night-itis. It must be March. The Australian summer has now departed and with it the local pros honing their form. This is when the European cycling season really … Continue reading

So I decided to climb a mountain…

February 11, 2013. You pass Mount Kilimanjaro on the plane from Nairobi. With a big sweep to the left the mountain sticks its peak above the clouds with patches of snow and glaciers on its upper flanks. It’s just there, taunting you, giving you a glimpse of its steep finality. It waits. February 12, 2013. … Continue reading