Diary

Big News

The Ultrawife's`brother and his girlfriend were in town last night and staying the night. For some reason I thought that they would be leaving early and so I was up at 5:00am to get out the door and have the run done by 7:30am or so. Turns out I had it...

Hiking in the Snow with Ultraboy

A great afternoon with the Ultraboy out of the city, in the snow, and throwing snowballs at each other. It was a great hike and we had fun starting near the Mont Thou and then descending down towards Saint Romain. It wasn't always easy and there were a few...

End of a Good Day

A short run today after a good day at work.A little while back my team working on a submission to an award program, with the first selection by the jury narrowing the field to four finalists. Today the four finalists appeared in front of the jury to...

Snowy Trails

I am not in at work early this morning. Instead, I'm working from home for a couple of hours before a medical appointment and then heading in to the office after that. The good thing about this slower start is that I could get out of bed at a reasonable...

It’s dylan.run!

A little change...and not of the running kind!Or sort of.I've been working on improving my knowledge of WordPress and the whole website management side of things, or at least what I can manage to learn of it by myself. Cleaning up a few domain name issues...

Up, Over, and In

Up (the hill), Over (the hill), and In (to the office) - so went the run commute this morning.As I mentioned yesterday, the plan for Monday and Tuesday was to get about 10K in both days. The Monday turned up a little short after a very long day in the...

After Work Tempo

I was in at work this morning at 6:45am.Ouch.My last meeting ended at 6:30pm.Ouch again.I had planned in advance to run home from work and then run in again tomorrow morning, hoping to get in 10km or more each way. Yet as my last meeting didn't finish...

Lurdunum Reco

In a little less than two weeks time it is the first hit out of the season for 2019: Lurdunum.This is an annual fat ass run hosted by the Lyon Ultra Run club which traces a route up and down the hills of the city, through the traboules and back streets,...

Gilets Jaunes Acte X

There's tear gas in the air, a helicopter hovering overhead, and smoke obscuring the streets around the apartment? Must be Saturday.Another week, another Gilets Jaunes protest here in Lyon. And in Paris. And everywhere else in France. This is the tenth...