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# Goal Comments Set Target Achieved
1 Design, Build and Fly a Model Aeroplane 3rd Version Flew 1960 1965 1963
2 Sing Solo in School Choir To 300 people 1960 1965 1965
3 Learn to Sail With my Dad 1965 1965 1965
4 Win a Sailing Race Scorpion boat with Dad crewing 1965 1969 1969
5 Walk the Three Peaks in 9 Hours (24 Miles) 8:45 1968 1972 1972
6 Walk 44 miles in 12 Hours Lyke Wake 11:55:00 1968 1978 1976
7 Get 1st Class Degree Aero/Mechanical 3rd out of 95 students 1974 1978 1978
8 Build and Fly a Model Helicopter Tough! 1965 1975 1981
9 Win a Squash Tournament Warwick 1970 1980 1981
10 Learn to Windsurf Lake and Sea 1975 1980 1981
11 Have a great family You bet! 1980 1985 1981
12 Win a Pool Tournament Hertford 1980 1983 1983
13 Achieve Engineering Firsts Carbon Military App, Seismic Simulation 1978 1985 1985
14 Learn to Play Golf Got to 18, now 24 1985 1985 1985
15 Do a Parachute Jump Did 2, crazy sport! 1985 1985 1985
16 Learn to Play Guitar Acoustic and Bass 1985 1990 1989
17 Write a Song 5 written to date 1985 1990 1990
18 Learn to Fly a Glider Solo in record time 1990 1991 1991
19 Fly a Glider for over 5 Hours 5:45 1990 1991 1991
20 Learn Aerobatics Loop, Chandel, Roll, Wing Over 1990 1991 1991
21 Play guitar and sing in public Solo then with Acoustic Folk Band 1985 1995 1991
22 Fly a Glider Cross Country 200km 3 Attempts 1990 1992 1993
23 Form a rock band & play in public Wing and a Prayer - we rock! 1991 1995 1993
24 Drive a Single Seat Race Car (145mph) Formula Ford  1992 1994 1994
25 Learn to Ski Crashed in Vermont and 'got it' in Val D'isere 1998 1998 1998
26 Ski down a Glacier Pitztal, Tyrol, Austria 1999 1999 1999
27 Run a Half Marathon Done 8 PB 1:47 1995 2000 1999
28 Do Bobsleigh Run Verbier, Switzerland 1999 2000 2000
29 Do a Scuba Dive Red Sea 2001 wow! 1980 1995 2001
30 Own My Own Business IBB and Ask Leadership 1995 2000 2001
31 Live in a Hot Climate Trinidad (no snow!) 1970 1980 2004
32 Ride Motorbike at 125mph Red 'Suzy' 600 GSX M42 5am, no cops! 1965 1975 2003
33 Run a Marathon  4 in 4:27, 4:18, 3:51, 4:12 2000 2005 2004
34 Master networking All business comes through referals and refs 2000 2099 2013
35 Become a Published Author 15 Articles Printed Local and Regional 2002 2005 2005
36 Win Awards for my Achievements 5 International awards 2003 2005 2005
37 Present to 1000 People 350, 650 plus 1000 in 100's 2003 2005 2005
38 Finish the Trinidad Coast to Coast Race Done 4, finished 3!! 11th in International field 2005 2005 2005
39 Learn to Play 100 Songs About 86 to date. Can play over 100 with music! 1985 2000 2006
40 Build a US$1m Business Yup 2003 2007 2007
41 Build Own Home Bought One 2004 2008 2006
42 Run the Yorkshire 3 Peaks in 7 hours 8/22/2007 6:59 1990 2010 2007
43 Run the South African Comrades Race 90km Pietermaritzberg to Durban 9:39:52 '07 also 2010 2005 2010 2007
44 Run back to back Comrades races Durbs to Pmz 10:18 '08 2005 2010 2008
45 Climb all 3000ft Plus Mountains in Eng/Wales Took a while 1975 2000 2007
46 Buy land and build office/appts Bought Land 07, bought office 08 2006 2008 2008
47 Write Best Selling Leadership Book Ask Leadership - Published Nov 08 2000 2008 2008
48 Get Private Pilots Licence PPL A Probablty start this year 2003 2013 Planning
49 Run the 300 miles round Trinidad Done 81 miles of it 2004 2015 Planning
50 Write Best Selling Sports Coaching book One race specific published locally, outline for Int 2007 2010 In progress
51 Write Best Selling 'life' book Outline drafted and with publisher 2007 2012 In progress
52 Win World Recognition as Author Getting close with International publishing sales 2005 2012 In progress
53 Own 150mph Superbike Triumph Daytona 675 6th June 2009 - Vroom 2006 2009 2009
54 Fly a Jet Fighter at Supersonic Speed Russia 2013? Have to save $15,000!!! 2000 2012  
55 Become sports 'head' coach 2 major 'successes' with Tri teams 2005 2011 2011
56 Present to 5000 People in one group for US$10k Convention  2005 2015 Planning
57 Run The Great Wall of China Marathon Combine with speaking engagement 2005 2020  
58 Coach/influence/develop 1000 people Over 1250 2003 2015 2009
59 Visit Over 50 Countries 41 - Bahamas Nov 2012 amazing 2000 2015 In progress
60 Attain Financial Independence On plan 2000 2015 In progress
61 Do a Base Jump Natural base, not building 2000 2015  
62 Build US$10m Businesses Leadership, speaking, franchise 2004 2015 In progress
63 Complete NZ coast to coast May save for my 60th Birthday 2007 2015  
64 Meet Leaders/Famous People - Local and Intl. Hope, Palmer, Sharma, Guliani, Meyer, Blanchard 1975 2020 In progress
65 Have Richard Branson call me for advice Sent last book 2008 2013 In progress
66 Cross a desert on foot Kalahari? 2009 2015 Planning
67 Get onto New York Times Bestseller list One big book done, 3 more in work 2007 2012 In progress
68 Run a global franchise organisation 2 Distributors and licensees about to sign 2009 2012 In progress
69 Do a 50 mile trail race Croom Florida 3rd April - 9:45:16 28th out of 250 2009 2010 2010
70 Swim with Dolphins and Manta Rays Need PADI - see goal 72 2009 2012 Planning
71 Catch a big game fish Marlin or similar 50lbs plus! 2009 2011  
72 Complete PADI Diving Qualification 11 Aug 2010 Open Water. Advanced 20th Aug 2009 2010 2010
73 Learn to play the Sitar This is a BIG goal! 2009 2011 In progress
74 Cycle big multi day events 182 mls 2 days done. 300 in 23 hours done 2009 2015 2013
75 Watch a space shuttle launch - live Discovery - up close and personal - wow - 5-Apr-10 2009 2010 2010
76 Run round some of the Caribbean Islands Tobago 23-25 April 2010 72 miles - more to come 2009 2011 2010
77 Do a Triathlon Sprint May 2011 Tobago 1:35 Olympic May 2012 2010 2011 2011
78 Run/hike over 75 miles - one shot Toco/Teteron 81 miles 28 hours - more to come 2010 2011 2010
79 Climb a 15,000ft mountain South America with Chris in 2013 2010 2015  
80 Do an Ironman swim 2.4m bike 112m run 26.2m Cozumel Mexico Nov 2013 2012 2013 Training
81 Get a Law Degree University of London - start 2014 2012 2020  
82 Get my PhD Subject tba 2012 2020  
83 Own a sailing cruiser Bibi Gul 35' Bristol Alden Sloop 2012 2012 2012
84 Sail the Caribbean top to bottom! St Vincent and Grenadines first 2012 2015 Planning
85 Get a Tattoo Rising Dragon - January 2013 2012 2013 2013
86 Dive with Sharks Reef, Lemon, Nurse Exuma Island Bahamas 2012 2012 2012
87 Ride a horse in the ocean Healing with Horses 16 Sep 2013 2012 2013 2013
88 Become a qualified Personal Fitness Trainer AFAA start later 2013 - 14 weeks 2013 2014 Planning
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