Category Archives: Turf

Turf Blog Jul 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 25-07-21

Let me ask you a question, or three. Are you a law abiding honest turfer? Do you stick to the letter of the law while out on your bicycle taking zones, adding points and gaining medals? Or are you a … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 20-07-21

The day-time weather forecast was for Scorchio, with a capital S, and has been for a good few days now and looks set to continue, at least until the coming weekend. Temperatures in the mid-twenties’ might suit some people but … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 18-07-61

All was quiet in the Shire of Midlothian where coal was once King but home-working now rules supreme. The restaurants, cafés, pubs and bars have all closed early due to Covid-19 restrictions. By 10:30 pm, all the fancy food fanatics, … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 16-07-21

After a few days of very careful non-turfing R&R, Mr Dodgy Back has left the building and normal turfing service can now be resumed, at least mostly, and with some care not to overdo things again and get a return … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 12-07-21

I have come to the firm conclusion that the human body was badly designed, especially where the back is concerned. Well, my back in particular. Yes, the God of Evolution has a lot to answer for. It’s all down to … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 08-07-21

A trip down to Selkirk in the Scottish Borders to visit my parents was the ideal opportunity to grab a few unique zones in Galashiels and Tweedbank. Having lived and working in the area for many years previously, I knew … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 06-07-21

Do you ever wake up in the morning, seemingly having slept for the past eight hours or whatever, and feel even more tired than when you went to bed? Well, that was me this morning. Just felt dead tired, the … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 05-07-21

When the weather forecast is for rain, followed by more rain, and rain again later, it can be very easy not to bother with turfing, to stay warm and dry indoors, doing others things, like binge watch the latest season … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 04-07-21

Today is the 4th of July, not Independence Day, though I’m sure that well-known alien invasion movie where the good old US of A saves the world, yet again, will be on somewhere. No, today is Turf Round #133 Day, … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 03-07-21

Heavy rain had put me off my planned kick scooting turf session last night, sticky mud and the Swifty kick scooters tend not to go together very well. However, Sunday morning was dry and bright, so no excuse not to … Continue reading

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Turf Blog 02-07-21

Deciding what to do and where to go is always an important question before starting any turfing session. Will I go for more uniques to add to the next medal (320 required), will I stay local and take back the … Continue reading

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Turf Blog June 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 28-06-21

Around 4.00 pm yesterday, my efforts of the day were rewarded with the Restless medal – taking at least one zone every hour for 12 hours. At that time, I also had in mind the Insomnia medal – taking at … Continue reading

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