Reflections on the Iconic Cup

Sometimes life challenges you at work. Sometimes life challenges you in your relationships. And sometimes, life challenges you in your hobbies...   I'll start with the positives from the 2017 Iconic Cup. I was racing with a great bunch of clubmates; it was great to see so many "scale" RC cars going around the track; … Continue reading Reflections on the Iconic Cup

Done! My first plastic kit in ages!

I used to build quite a lot of plastic kits - pretty much exclusively Tamiya. But at the age of 11 I got my first proper RC car and plastic kits fell by the wayside. I do remember the sheet of hardboard that I had to build them on, and the "diorama" I once made … Continue reading Done! My first plastic kit in ages!

At last!

Finally got under 5 minutes per km over 5k! Took a long time to get here. I reached 5m30s within a couple of months of running regularly and I'm six months further down the road now. 4m 30s is my next target. I expect it to be tough.

STN-333 Bluetooth Headphones – a proper review

  Part of my reason for choosing the¬†Sony Smartwatch¬†was to acquire a one-box running solution, that could track my runs and play my music without taking up too much space. I find a 5.5" phone far too cumbersome to run with, as I'm sure most of us do. Tracking runs on the Sony works well … Continue reading STN-333 Bluetooth Headphones – a proper review