The lighter side of life...
Bloke who teaches sociology and does research, cooks, drinks wine, goes sailing and climbs in the alps a bit.
Sociology; Mountaineering; Sailing; Wine; Cooking; Football; Running; Olympic Weight Lifting; Classic sports cars.
Blues; R & B Northern Soul etc.
Favoutire Radio Station:
Scooter Forums Radio www.scooter-forums.com
The Great Escape
Set in Stone
Starlight and Storm, Gaston Rebuffat
Wind, Sand and Stars, Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Three men in a boat, Jerome K. Jermome
Some favourite quotes....
I’ll tell you mate, bolt climbing is all about losing weight and working out. A hard bolt route is nice but not nearly as memorable as a hard ice or alpine climb”
Tempus et maris aestus neminem expectant
Time and tide wait for no man
The earliest known record is from St. Marher, 1225
Il vaut mieux un piton de plus qu'un homme en moins! Surtout si cet homme c'est moi!
Better one piton too many, than one man less! Especially when that man is me!