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Couch to Ironman

Here’s a rough guide to my gradual couch to ironman steps… if you don’t fancy reading this all, skip to the summary. As of 2008 I’d never run further than a 10km, and hadn’t run one in years, after a few years of university and not running or doing much I was in pretty bad Continue Reading...

Cycling around Normandy

On the recent jubilee bank holiday I made the most of a long weekend to get away from the bunting and made my way to France for a quick holiday/training ride. The was the first solo tour I’ve done, and it was quite liberating. Though I’d not choose to cycle solo over riding in a Continue Reading...

Virgin Money Giving API and Widgets

As a followup to an unofficial API I wrote for Justgiving in 2009, which has recently been replaced with an official version I’m now releasing an unofficial API for Virgin Money Giving which I have been using for a VMG powered app for a while. Virgin Money Giving widgets (unofficial) You can view you automatically Continue Reading...

Justgiving.com API

Another update on the Justgiving.com API I’ve been developing Various new features include: Inclusion of information regarding recent donations (message, amount, user, date) Inclusion of charity info & logo JSONP feed for cross domain requests JSON encapsulated error messages for ease of error handling The API documentation has also been updated and is viewable here Continue Reading...