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Discussion: Well done!

in: tinytoes; tinytoes > 2019-02-24

Feb 25, 2019 12:09 PM # 
jennycas:
And great writeup; I had visions of you lugging around two entire fresh pineapples :)
But one thing I don't understand - it's not a rogaine unless you're part of a team, is it?
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Feb 25, 2019 10:14 PM # 
tinytoes:
No - just sliced pineapple... THE best thing to eat (my choice) apart from grapes, which I also took. I have a very nifty dual section container which can cope with liquid and has a built in fork... I am a sucker for new containers. It worked really well.
There is just one event each year - very much a CATI - which is very user friendly, is just 3 hours and permits individual entries. What did surprise me was that this one permitted dogs!!! but all I saw were very well behaved (much better than parkrun dogs) and owners were very responsible. The family category was won by a father and son - and the son was about 11 and was really pushing his dad!
Thanks - but my 3 hour effort is very miniscule cf your epics!
Feb 27, 2019 11:01 PM # 
jennycas:
Zara with Callum the kelpie would definitely count as a legitimate team!
(me with Meatloaf, well I'd end up carrying an elderly corgi after about 1km)
Feb 28, 2019 12:03 AM # 
tinytoes:
I must admit I hadn't realised Meatloaf was a corgi... makes it all the more adorable now. Our quasi pet (next door's but in our place) was a corgi. Lovely nature!
Feb 28, 2019 12:25 AM # 
jennycas:
Well, he's at least half corgi...the other half is some or all of heeler/collie/kelpie/wombat.
(If you ever want to look up Geoff Jurd's Fb profile, the dog is wearing my shorts!)
Feb 28, 2019 9:48 AM # 
rockman:
well worth the effort in convincing tt that the drive from Drummoyne wasn't going to be a problem (she wasn't going to enter just before the closing date!) and I enjoyed the pear, rhubarb and pistachio croissants too (note plural)
Mar 3, 2019 9:25 PM # 
tinytoes:
jennycass - just looked at Meatloaf - yep name befitting!
Mar 5, 2019 12:11 PM # 
jennycas:
Legend has it that his For Sale notice in the paper just said "Dog, bought for $160, will sell for $80".

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