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Training – a week of whatever with a Suunto Ambit

Since Expeditie Geluk, the let’s-walk-around-the-Netherlands-epic I have a Suunto Ambit watch.The watch does more then just show the time. It’s an alti/barometer, compass, heart rate monitor, time keeper and most of all also a GPS watch that can be connected to the internet.I got the thing for free for Expeditie Geluk. Free is always a…

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Ze Zermans

I’ve been in Germany for a week now. And so much can happen in one week time.View from our new home in KleinweilerWe arrived last Monday evening. Pulled everything out of the car and went to bed. The whole bedroom was filled with stuff and we realised that giving away furniture results in a lack of furniture……

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Preparing for January

.Last year I wrote a post with exactly the same title. And this year again we’re preparing…for the big Winter trip. Theres so much to do: administration, financials, training and of course…the van. Dennis’ still has his VW Syncro and tries to get it ‘Winter proof’ again. ‘New’ gearbox, ‘new’ engine, all the interior (new…

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Just a blog post

These days I’m pretty busy with all kinds of things.I have to work (money…) I need to climb and actually I should study (no time for it…) and I have to do administration things and make a movie about the STS and arrange all things for the first aid trainings (=part of my work) and…

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Competition weekend

Back in the Netherlands.With a really busy schedule. From Bergschenhoek to Muiden to pick up my parents. They cycled over 2700km for their pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela! See here their report.Then I went to Bussum (work, teaching a First Aid course) then on to Ommen (being First Aid volunteer on Dennis school camp) where…

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Climbing times :) Finally

Sorry, something went wrong with getting this post online. I just lost all my text and pictures. Nice. So here agin. Shortly. 1. I’d been working. A lot. For a couple weeks I was just working, sleeping, eating, working and if I was lucky I had some time to climb. Frustrating, but I knew I…

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IRATA in the Zoo

Except from just climbing, climbing and climbing I’m also….working…Although it was basically a ‘high-class cleaning job’ it was still better then most work I can imagine. Together with Rob, Robert, Thimo, Sjoerd, Carl and Michel I was literary hanging around in the zoo. Cleaning a big cloth that represented a sea view in the area…

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Iceland

Back home again, but not much time to write. I’m completely broke so it’s time to work after 2months of full time climbing in crappy Winter conditions…But hey, it was fun!And…check out my new ‘for sale’ page, as I have quite some things for sale :)Here part 2. of the Iceland-video’s. Parrt 3. is also…

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