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Norman Walsh, now in Peru…

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Good morning folks I trust you had thee most superb weekend. Here is your weekly roll-up of Lima happenings. A busy old week, the usual midweek fraught franticity and a chilled weekend. It is a weekly collective of my observations, events and news from the big, bad capital. Nothing is meant as criticism, I am… Continue Reading

Ruricancho recce…

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Good morning folks I trust you had an awesomely spectacular weekend and that this finds you in sterling form. Here is your weekly round/wrap/roll-up of Lima life, the city that never, ever sleeps (mainly because one of your neighbours is having a fiesta until 6am!) More siestas and less fiestas, chance would be a fine… Continue Reading

Agua…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in finest fettle and that your weekend was full of splendidness. A perfect storm of a week with a touch of drama! Lina was away on a residential course and it was final week of the busiest cycle of the year at work (Marking, exams and more marking, with… Continue Reading

Double-0-two-and-a-half…

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  Good morning folks I trust this finds you in mighty fine form and that you had thee most splendid of splendid weekends. As an experiment, I made a video film intro this week. Here it is: https://youtu.be/GUebsA0QSmg Here is the weekly round-up from the city of chaos and confusion; a week of bad guts,… 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

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

Top Ten!

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Good morning folks I trust you had an awesome weekend. Here is the weekly Lima round-up. This week has mainly been taken up with thinking about/being distracted by Race II of the mighty Desafio Huarochiri. Busy as a busy bee at work, but all roads led to Matucana this week… Urban fellrunning. If walking-in-a-non-straight-line, two-people-taking-up-an-entire-pavement and… Continue Reading

Feliz dia del Padre!

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in tiptop form and that you had a spectacular weekend. Belated Happy Father’s Day to all you fathas and to all your fathas too! ————————————————————————————————————————————– I try to keep this blog as apolitical as possible. In World news we are bombarded daily by horrific reports of war,… Continue Reading

T’montañas – Desafío Huarochirí (part one)…

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Good morning folks I trust you had a spectacularly superb weekend and that this finds you in tiptop form. A week where all roads led to Huarochirí, or Cocachacra to be more precise. The Marathon was really just a warm-up, the mountains had been-a-calling me for some time and Sunday saw the first of a 3-race-bout,… Continue Reading

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