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Lindsay’s Gran Fondo

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Lindsay said “You can’t have too many……

….Bikes!” So I followed her advice…

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I couldn’t walk 500 miles, but…

…I did manage to cycle 106 miles (170.6 km) today (apologies to the Proclaimers)!  Strava, which measures horizontal distance covered is a bit less at 102.2 miles (164.5 km) – you can see my route below.

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Cheese Sandwiches and a Flask of Barszcz

Bright sunshine today drew me to the Kampinos National Park (Kampinoski Park Narodowy) to test my knee (injured in the autumn) on a 14km hike in the snow in temperatures a little below freezing.

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First Guests at Makosieje 18

In late October Katharine, Neil and I were delighted to be the first guests in Jonathan and Aneta Steer’s new holiday home at Makosieje near Ełk in Mazury, the Polish Lake District.  Ełk, which has 60,000 inhabitants, is the major … Continue reading

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