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Crossfit is not exercise

A friend of mine tried Crossfit for the first time a few weeks ago and then declared “It’s great! But it’s really expensive so I’m going to rent a garage. I have a barbell already so I’m just going to make up my own…

Friday, 3 November 2017
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Buff girl problems

I love making muscles but yesterday I ripped the lining of yet another one of my jackets to bits. It’s orange and it’s soft & it’s not sold anywhere anymore… and I can’t just go shopping for something new because I don’t enjoy shopping.…

Tuesday, 15 March 2016
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Here we go again

There is a new Gymbox ad in Bank station this week. Have you stopped laughing? I’ll wait a bit if you’re not… Right. Where was I – Gymbox actually has some pretty good images for the same campaign on their website but the one they chose…

Friday, 22 January 2016
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The week of hellDOMS

I didn’t do any strength work during my 3 week holiday so going back to bouldering the day after we arrived back in London was a bit of a shock to the system. Absolutely no records were set that day but bouldering is great…

Sunday, 30 August 2015

Iron Ladies aka Women Who Lift

I don’t read magazines but I do flick through the ones that come with the Times on the weekends. Last weekend’s Style magazine had an article about women and weightlifting in it. It was a great article about all the good stuff that weightlifting does…

Friday, 5 December 2014

What’s your playground?

  Anyone who has kids knows what happens at playgrounds – kids run around like crazy, they jump, climb, hang, slide, rest & repeat. They smile from ear to ear while doing it. When they fall, they get up. They think about moaning for…

Saturday, 31 August 2013
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Is my sausage body type a curse or a blessing?

This post was originally posted on my old blog in August 2012. On previous summer holidays in Estonia I’ve always run in the woods, but this time I wanted to do longer distances and I hit the streets – running on the streets makes…

Friday, 29 March 2013
Hitting the streets with me since 2010
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Many people have called me an “inspiration” online. I am always extremely flattered and surprised by it as I still so clearly remember being a chubby college kid who on many nights sneaked to the vending machine on her dorm floor every 20 minutes…

Wednesday, 2 January 2013