Mohamed Said's Journal

Web Developer, cyclist, and freediver.

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Posted on January, 21 2019 - 1 min Read

Keeping up with Iron People

This Saturday I had a 70km bike ride with 6 Ironman finishers; 3 ladies and 3 men from different age groups. I'm supposed to be the guide for the tour, but you can imagine the pain I was in trying to keep up with these super humans.Riding headwind means you...

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

Why I decided to stop pro training for Freediving

The next few days after I had my collarbone surgery I wasn't able to get long sleeping hours. I kept waking up every...

Posted on Oct 20, 2018 - 2 mins Read

I Broke My Collarbone... Here's The Story

On July 22nd, I took my bike out for a ride, crashed 5 minutes away from home and broke my right collarbone. I wasn't doing...

Posted on Aug 20, 2018 - 4 mins Read

My money dilemma

My father made terrible money mistakes in the past, my nightmare is that I’ll end up making the same mistakes because I generally think like...

Posted on Apr 15, 2018 - 1 min Read

The sad fact about everyone I know leaving Egypt

In the past few months I said goodbye to many of my friends and colleagues who used to work in the tech/startup field in Egypt,...

Posted on Dec 24, 2015 - 1 min Read

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