Tag Archives:walking

Keeping the “Black Dog” at bay.

Posted: April 29, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Between one thing and another the page has been neglected for over a month. From a behind the scenes point of view we are planning our next move, but that's just a poor excuse. From my own point of view I've had other things happening and have lost a bit of the momentum from earlier in the year. [...]

#fitforfeb week 3

Posted: February 23, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

A week of 2 halves! The 3rd week started out very sluggish, with Sunday being an awful day of constant rain. When it finally dawned on me it wasn't going to stop, it was all about using up the final hours of day light and trotting around for 8 km until I could embrace the sanctuary of a warm house. [...]

#FitforFeb first week.

Posted: February 8, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

One week down three to go! So that's the first week of my #fitforfeb exercise down. For all of February the idea is to get out and do either a minimum 25 km cycle or an 8 km walk. The 7 days have panned out with a total of 4 days cycling and 3 days of walks. The 4 cycles have taken me 193 km in total with the 3 walks adding up to 32.5 km and included in that was the steep and snowy Caherconree Mountain. [...]

The Mahareehan experience.

Posted: January 21, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Tuesday night in the Maharees. There are many ways to describe life. For me at the moment it's like a game of "Snakes and Ladders." The last few weeks I've landed on of those horizontal hissers that takes me from 68 and back down to 42. So a set back, a feeling of being in a rut, but certainly not out the game. [...]

Operation Transformation Walk

Posted: January 17, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Get Kerry Walking in Killarney. Well it's that time of the year again, when the marketeers take time out from pushing calories onto us and it's the turn of the keep fit experts and dieticians to whip us into shape. On the back of the Operation Transformation RTE programme, we entered in to the 3rd "Get Kerry Walking" day in Killarney National Park. [...]