A New Challenge

There are many challenges facing a runner but up until now personal hygiene has not been one of them. Sure, I smell bad after a 10km in 100% humidity and 30 degrees C but a shower and a deodorant stick – and of course a washing machine- usually fix the odour problem pretty fast. Ah yes – showers, washing machines, flushing toilets – the cornerstones of civilised, fragrant society. I am fortunate enough to have easy access to all such modern conventions. Except, from tomorrow, our water – and that of around 1 million residents – is to be cut … Continue reading A New Challenge