Category Archives: Updates

Finding time to train as a Master

One of the hardest things about being a Master is finding the time to train, while still being a dad, going to work etc. You do need to be clever and plan carefully. A few things I do: When I … Continue reading

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Catch-up for the last 9 months

I’ve haven’t been updating this blog for many different reasons so I thought it was time to catch-up. August 2016, I competed in the Australian championships and I won. I won the Masters Men’s Individual event. My skiing was good … Continue reading

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Skike vs Rollerskis

Rollerskis and Skikes simulate the actions of cross country or Nordic skiing but which is better? Continue reading

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Training update (Autumn)

It was good to see quite a few roller skiers at Lane Cove today. Most of them I don’t know which shows that the sport is much deeper than my group. I’m still getting the hang of my new roller … Continue reading

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Summer Biathlon training camp – Sydney

I had a really great weekend of training. We had two coaches up from Victoria where they have a very active Biathlon community. I tend to be fairly self-sufficient when it comes to my training but it is good to … Continue reading

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Summer Training

Wow, check out these guys doing some Summer training. It makes me realize I’m probably need to up my training.  

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Largest Roller skiing group in Sydney

I haven’t blogged in a while. I have been training though. I try to exercise 5 to 6 times a week. On Sundays I go roller skiing at Lane Cove National Park. On some occasions it is just me but … Continue reading

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Skike-ing in Tuncurry

I spent some time in Tuncurry over Christmas. Tuncurry is a town on the coast 3.5 hours north of Sydney. It has wonderful beaches, a great lake and is great for family holidays. I took my Skikes and there is … Continue reading

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Skike in Parramatta Park

I just started a new job in Parramatta and I noticed that the park was very close to my office. There is a good medium sized loop, about 2.4 km long around the park. There are separate lanes for cars, bikes … Continue reading

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1st Biathlon

Well today I did my first Biathlon and it was a disaster. I think I made every mistake one could possibly make. Optimistically I’m going to take it as a lesson and move on. It does go to show that … Continue reading

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