Congress and island hopping July 2nd 2011 The weeks after the triathlon were really busy. I returned on a Sunday night, and the Wednesday after that, I left for a congress in Tilburg in the Netherlands, not far from Eindhoven. I arrived there in the evening, which gave me time for a little walk through town. Tilburg is a pretty new city, built in the 20th century. There is nothing specific to see, but there are a lot of nice roads with ca ... read more
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I started this blog in late 2007, before heading off to Australia for a hang gliding adventure. After my first solo flight in a hang glider all I wanted to do was fly as much as possible. I gave up my job as a human resources consultant and headed to Australia to live my dream of hang gliding. When I returned after four months, I wanted to build my life around the sport I loved so much, and I did. I was also determined to make it into the national hang gliding team and started flying competitions with only one year of flying experience.
My dream was shattered in earl... full info