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Attempting a metric century

Ever since my brother and I picked up my bike at Canyon one of the goals was to ride a metric century before the end of the year. I’ve been reading all about these epic rides and despite the advice from every single blogger not to ride 100 KM as a beginner I decided to […]
Road through a forrest

Almost New Bike Day!

New Bike Day is coming up! It’s my first road bike ever which makes it even more exciting. Almost two months ago I placed an order at canyon.com. I was looking for an all-round bicycle: nothing fancy, just something to get me started with cycling. As a Dutch guy cycling isn’t something new, but a […]
Trail running

Making progess

It’s been a month and a half since I decided to get back into shape. I picked up running and drastically changed my diet. No more soda’s, snacks or any of that stuff. I usually get up at 5 in the morning. Do my C25K routine¬† (every other day and at the end of the […]
Gym

End of week 2

I finished W2D3 of the C25K last Thursday. I’m allowing myself more rest days in between runs. I’m afraid I’ll injure myself (which happened in the past a few times). This time I’m going slow and steady. Losing weight and gaining strength is not a sprint. It’s a long distance run. So what else happened? […]