Impossible List

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Currently Working On:

  • Learn to track stand bike
  • Bouldering 6b grade
  • Walk full length slackline
  • Replace grocery spending with side income
  • Get 3 Strava KOMs

Recently Completed:

  • Get a Strava KOM (March 2017)

2016 Aims:

  • Read 30 pages per day (40 books year)
  • Ride 100km per week (5000km year)
  • Walk Annapurna circuit (booked)
  • Cycle to Freddie’s wedding in Tuscany (booked)
  • Boulder in Fontainebleau
  • South downs way 100 double
  • Brighton to Bristol
  • London to Brighton
  • Walk full length slackline
  • Replace grocery spending with side income

Fitness/Health

Bouldering Grades – 4c, 5a, 5b, 5c, 6a, 6b

Cycling Distance (all time) – 3000km, 4000km, 5000km10000km, 15000km

Cycling Distance (one day) – 50km, 100km, 163km (July 2016), 175km

Cycle Touring:

  • Lands End to John O’Groats (2012)
  • Biarritz to Barcelona (Pyrenees) (June 2016)
  • South Downs Way 100 (July 2016)
    • South Downs Way 100 Double
  • Tuscany
  • Alpe D’Huez
  • Trans America
  • Australia Perth to Sydney
  • Engand to Australia

Learn to deadlift without injury

Strava – Get a KOM (March 2017), 3 KOMs

Professional Goals

Earn a side income of £1 per week

Habit Goals

Read 30 pages per day (total pages) – 100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 1000, 2000 (March 2017), 5000

Skill Goals

Conversational Spanish

Conversational Mandarin

DIY – Tile a bathroom, fit a kitchen, basic plumbing/electrics/carpentry

Become a Divemaster – Open water, Advanced Open Water, Rescue Diver

Snowboard instructor (Level 1, 2006) – Level 2

Motorbike Licence

Skateboarding – Competent regular, competent switch

Learn to track stand bike

Creative Goals

Create a proper blog/website – 1 article, 10 articles

Big Challenges

Bungy jump (2006)

Skydive (~2009), solo skydive

Paraglide (~2005)

Annapurna Circuit

Cycle to Australia

Climb – Snowdon (October 2016), Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis

Travel Goals

Visit 50 countries – 2025, 30, 35, 40

Sights – Taj Mahal (2010), Machu Picchu (2012), Grand Canyon (~1992), Yosemite, Great Wall of China, Victoria Falls

Live abroad – For 6+ months

Life Goals

Quit full time work by 35

Passive income > Expenses

Read 1000 books – 25, 50, 75, 100