Mohamed Said's Journal

Web Developer, cyclist, and freediver.

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Posted on March, 18 2019 - 1 min Read

My Cycling Bad Luck

On Saturday, I was riding my bike as usual when the wind brought a plastic bag into my rear wheel. Fortunately I didn't fall but the rear derailleur got tangled into the spokes and got broken.I just stood there in the middle of the desert with 13 other cyclists wondering...

Crashed. Again!

Yesterday I was guiding a 70km ride around Hurghada's Desert, I've been doing these rides weekly since November and I really enjoy the way back...

Posted on Mar 3, 2019 - 1 min Read

What do we owe our children?

Ever since we started thinking about having kids, we are trying to understand what it means and whether or not we are ready for that....

Posted on Feb 18, 2019 - 4 mins Read

In Memory Of My Father

My father passed away six years ago today, he was in a hospital for one week before he left this world.Time heals your wounds and...

Posted on Feb 9, 2019 - 1 min Read

When the student is ready the teacher will appear

This quote has been stuck in my mind for the past few days:When the student is ready the teacher will appear. When the student is...

Posted on Feb 2, 2019 - 1 min Read

That's A Wrap - 2018

I thankfully consider 2018 as a good year for myself and my wife, we've finally settled in our new place after 2 years of roaming...

Posted on Dec 28, 2018 - 1 min Read

Living in a good city makes a huge difference in our lives

Last week I had to go to Cairo to run some errands, I was born and raised in this city and only left 2 years...

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 - 1 min Read

My Plan Is To Never Get Old

I've seen many people here who started to think they're old in their mid-thirties, and I remember back when I was 20 I used to...

Posted on Nov 2, 2018 - 1 min Read

It seems so easy for people to buy stuff they want and can afford, but not me!

While following new products introduced in yesterday's Apple event, I could see people on twitter easily making decisions to buy one or more....

Posted on Oct 31, 2018 - 1 min Read

My First Road Bike Experience

Today was the first time for me on a road bike, and it was AWESOME. I've been riding mountain bikes for a few months now...

Posted on Oct 29, 2018 - 1 min Read

The Most Incredible Things That Happened To Me Were Because I Reached Out

A couple of days ago I was browsing Strava and I noticed a recent activity in a road I usually ride on. The...

Posted on Oct 25, 2018 - 1 min Read

Hey Younger Me, Learn How To Dance

When you're young, you're stupid. It's ok if you look stupid sometimes. It doesn't matter if you look funny when you dance; your nose is...

Posted on Oct 23, 2018 - 1 min Read

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