Category Archives: Turf

Turf Blog 19-10-21

  Like many people I have a regular morning routine. You know the usual kind of stuff. Visiting the bathroom to sprinkle the ivory, breaking the fast, cleaning the champers, taking an ice cold shower and eventually getting dressed. But … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 16-10-21

Today’s turf blog makes a slight departure from actual turfing, from actually visiting zones and taking them, and delves more into the means to provide the ability to turf. It is also born from excitement on my part. In fact, … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 15-10-21 Part 2

Continuing on from Turf Blog 15-10-21 Part 1, we are now in North Berwick, parked along the seafront, opposite a strange and rather sinister structure that appears to be the entrance to an underground bunker, strangely similar to the those … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 15-10-21 Part 1

In the HBO TV series Westworld, a main character Dolores, ably acted by Evan Rachel Wood, plays the role of a “host”, an artificially created being, like the Nexus-6 android Replicants in Blade Runner. On various occasions she speaks a … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 14-10-21

With my zone takes sitting at 7445, I only required another 55 zones to complete the Take-7500 medal. So, that was my mission for today, a mission I did choose to accept, though no sign of any self-destructing tapes. And … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 10-10-21

Following a surprise visit from the Very Despicable Pulled Muscle in the Back Goblin, I’m finding myself somewhat restricted in my ability to turf by bicycle or kick scooter, and having to resort to good old perambulation. But that’s not … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 09-10-21

The Daily-5 medals, also known as the Five-A-Day, the latest Turf medal series from the famed Turf Wizards of Scandinavia. To many, a joyous welcome challenge to be grasped head-on along with cries of delight and excitement, to others, something … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 08-10-21

A trip down to Selkirk in the Scottish Borders to visit my parents and tackle a few urgent DIY tasks should have been straight forward. And indeed things were going well to begin with. The rear mud flap was swiftly … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 04-10-21

Lets us start with a question. What is the most difficult task when starting a new blog entry? Answer, getting the old grey matter online and typing those first few words down on the page. It’s like being an artist … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 02-10-21

I couldn’t quite decide where to go this Saturday. I could stay local and do boring and very unsatisfying revisits around Bonnyrigg and Dalkeith. However, having lost count how many times I’ve done these local zones recently it wasn’t any … Continue reading

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Turf Phone Tips

Having been turfing for almost a year now, I’ve come across all manner of issues both the using the mobile phone and the Turf app. On this page I’ve simply listed them all down here, both good and bad. audio … Continue reading

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Turf Blog Sept 21

Here in the Turf blog section of Planet Gary, I want to share some of my turfing adventures, taking you with me while I’m out exploring town and country in search of turf zones, for points, for medals and simply … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 30-09-21

Back in April, on Turf Blog 26-04-21, I scribbled down a few words on the topic of the Seven Hills of Edinburgh, a turfing challenge to visit turf zones on seven hills scattered across the City of Edinburgh. While I’ve … Continue reading

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