A half-formed thought

I was doing ok today, until I browsed Instagram and saw that 3 separate accounts had posted photos of places I had been on my travels. Suddenly, I got emotional. In those places I felt light, free and full of potential. But now I feel weighed down with grief for what is lost That my…

My Mate Dave

I have done a few posts on my journey into paragliding… First flights / Club Pilot / Dune Du Pilat / Oludeniz …but for this post I wanted to talk about how instrumental my mate Dave has been in my paragliding progression. I didn’t know what paragliding was until Dave started flying View this post…

The Business Case for Sustainability

It can often seem like as consumers we only have the choice between bad and less bad when it comes to sustainable products. In order to protect our planet for the future, business- as the largest users of the worlds resources, needs to get on board. Here I have collected some videos to shed light…

Getting back on the Board

The day after the hospital doctor cleared me to try riding, I gave it a go. I was feeling pretty good, my knee hadnt given me issues in a while, I could basically get it straight. I could stand on one leg and do single leg squats (not many but some), surely riding would be…

Japanese Waste

One of the interesting thing I find when I go to other countries is to compare how they go about their day-to-day lives differently to home and to see if there is anything we can learn. Japan has one of the most extensive recycling systems in the world, but it also varies by prefecture and…