Author Archive for emile

Perhaps I’m getting old…

I happened on this gem of a post in the Tuks Exploratio group’s Facebook page. I’m pretty sure who the know-it-all-weasle is – he’s one of those types who makes inflammatory posts on public forums and then deletes them. You know the…

TRTB: 12 weeks to go

I just read about another couple of guys going there. Again the walk-in alone sounds daunting. With 12 weeks to go and having lost a week due to post-warrior-illnesses I must admit that realistically it’s beginning to seem less and…

Just January

I’ve actively started “training” for the Warrior race. A strong word or the what I actually did. The result? I now know I’ve got a long way to go to calling myself fit, but I’ve also become quite motivated to…

December

All in all we had a very good stay-at-home December holiday. Before close of business Charl & I registered for our first Warrior Race – we went big and entered into the “Commando” version, the stepping stone from rookie to…

TRTB: Newton’s law of inertia

“An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force.”

Uncle Lee

I don’t know that your thoughts on heaven were, but wherever you are it’s a better place Wish I had to come visit instead of putting it off for a some arbitrary “better time to travel”

Looking out for Number 1

I’ve come to believe that there exists in the universe something I call “The Physics of The Quest” — a force of nature governed by laws as real as the laws of gravity or momentum