You can run but you can’t Hyde – Boxing week 6-7

For the last seven weeks, my life has been consumed by this event. I’m leaping out of my comfort zone… or maybe I’m clutching to the diving board I foolishly slipped from. That’s probably a more accurate analogy. Although I’ve attended maybe half the recommended training sessions, and suffered injuries some would have shrugged off and bulldozed through horns first, I’m ready for the final … Continue reading You can run but you can’t Hyde – Boxing week 6-7

Highs and Lows – Boxing weeks 4 & 5

Look at that goofy mug. Donate £5 to cancer research and he’ll stand up and smile properly in the next picture… https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/tom-hyde3?fbclid=IwAR09qaTKGQwFfFd6EmwHAYFwvrjk58nMAzUYKiXfRwx4ga1J_w81pHq84C0  No jokes, I’m doing pretty badly in terms of every responsibility bestowed upon me by the UWCB guys… Donations are under the target (£0.00), ticket sales aren’t sorted yet, and I’ve been out of training all week! It’s not that I haven’t been … Continue reading Highs and Lows – Boxing weeks 4 & 5

Hostels, in my experience

I’ve been keeping a diary out here, in the brush, to document my time away so I can look back and remember all the good times on those long, rainy days in Brittania. However, increasingly I’ve noticed I haven’t really been writing about the spectacular places and experiences, but instead about the people and the relationships I’ve made along the way. The reality is, you’re … Continue reading Hostels, in my experience