Getting on the log

Way way back when I was undertaking officer training at Sandhurst I have a vivid memory of doing a log run.  In this pre-cursor to “fun” events like Tough Mudder, a team of people put a log on their shoulders and go running off into the local countryside.  It is a test of physical endurance, but more importantly, it’s a test of teamwork.  Very quickly the temptation is to give up, to become a “slacker” as the Army so aptly puts it. Continue reading “Getting on the log”