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¡Feliz día de la madre!

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Good morning folks Here is the weekly round-up of nonsense/happenings/news in looney-tunes-Lima. A busy old week, rounded off with “El dia de la madre” (Mother’s Day), a different date to Blighty, but the same as the US and Australia. (Father’s Day is the same date, here). It would be a massive understatement to say that… Continue Reading

DH-DNS or DNF?

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Good morning folks I trust you had thee most splendid of splendid weekends. Here is a quick scribble-up of the week-that-was… D(esafio) H(uarochiri) – D(id) N(ot) S(tart) or D(id) N(ot) F(inish)… When I said my back was hurting, the Nipper put a plaster on it! This was the key moment I wrote this headline on Thursday…. Continue Reading

Alpkit.com – Daring Deeds…

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Good afternoon/evening folks In addition to the weekly Superclunk.com blog scribblings, I have also recently done some writing for my good mates at Alpkit.com Here is a round-up of an amazing trio of mountain races that I recently ran in, the DESAFIO HUAROCHIRI. If you need some procractination material, here you go https://www.alpkit.com/deeds/to-the-montanas Weekly blog to… Continue Reading

Time for a swift half???

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in mighty fine Monday form and that you had a superb weekend. Here is the weekly round-up from chaos central. A funny old week. A good start, a grand finish, but a bit of a crappy middle bit. If it had been a sandwich, it would have… Continue Reading

To the hills…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in mighty fine Bank Holiday form (Monday in Blighty and Tuesday here). If there ever was an example of a last minute/under the cosh/thrown together/hot off the press, here it is! The main event of the week has been the weekend just gone, so although this may… Continue Reading

MUT!

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Good morning folks I trust you had a superb weekend and that this finds you in fantastic form and finest fettle. It is midwinter here in the grey city, a time when it never really rains and never really shines. It just can’t make its mind up and (as Peter Kay would say) it’s that… Continue Reading

Next goal?

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Good morning folks I trust you had a mighty fine weekend and that this finds you in tiptop Monday form. Here is your weekly round-up of Lima happenings and shenanigans… Positive news! I try to keep this blog as apolitical as possible. The world can be a cruel, hard and heartless place. The media constantly… Continue Reading

The Final Countdown – Desafio Huarochiri III…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in superb form and that you had an awesome weekend. A busy week to wrap-up, but to be honest all roads (bumpy as they are) led to the lofty pueblo of San Andres de Tupicocha, nestling 12000ft up in the clouds of the Sierra de Lima. The… Continue Reading

It’s not about the destination!

Good morning folks I trust this finds you in superb form and that you had an awesome weekend. In case you missed the midweek blog, it is below (in patriotic Peruvian red and white, I think it is red, I am colourblind, it’s a different colour anyway). If you’ve seen it already, skip that bit. It… Continue Reading

¡¡¡ Felices Fiestas Patrias !!!

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Good morning folks I trust you’re having a mightily fine and splendid week. Taking the opportunity to give you a one day Micro-blog on Independence Day. Two years apart and her Peruvian half is showing strongly! July 28th is a big day in Peru and this year there is a change of President too. The last Presidente… Continue Reading

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