I've decided to defend my UCI Masters 65+ Mountain Bike World Championships title to be contested at Mount Saint Anne, in Quebec, Canada this August. The flights have been booked and the accommodation is confirmed. The final decision to go was made after completing New Zealand's most intensely challenging mountain bike race last Saturday - The Karapoti Classic. Why? Because the race confirmed that I'm in the best shape of my life. I know I'm going to be hard to beat. I ha
When reviewing 2018, it was a very good year for my family. They are all healthy, fit and happy. I could not ask for more than that. It was a very good year for me, personally. I celebrated my 24th year of being engaged to the love of my life, Alofa Kosena. I became a pensioner - sorry - wrong term - I am now a professional athlete with funding from the Government. I became the UCI Mountain Bike 65+ world champion. I'm super-fit and in excellent health. My heart pumps effi
Image: Honey bee collecting precious NZ Manuka Honey Below is an email I received from a long time friend and former work colleague, Ernest: "Please follow this link through to Gary Moller’s blog for an excellent short article on the Natural Health Products Bill which was sponsored by the Green Party: it is awaiting its Third Reading in Parliament, which makes it all but legislation. What a sell out by the Green Party of its roots and supposed green values – I have voted for
Beware the ever-shifting sands of geopolitics A key element of the Natural Health Products (NHP) Bill is to establish a regulatory regime which is consistent with our trade partners, with essentially identical legislation already having been passed in Australia, South Africa, the EU and Canada, and similar legislation in the US.
The urgency with which the NHP Bill was initially being pushed through parliament was, at least in part, driven by the Trans-Pacific Partnership Ag
The Natural Health Industry, including the services offered by us (Alofa and Gary) is facing serious threats from a number of directions. The most immediate and most serious Threat is the Natural Health Products Bill which is in its 3rd and final reading in Parliament. 3rd and final reading means its as good as a done deal. It was quietly sneaked through its consultative stages, such that we were unaware of its dire implications until just a few months ago. It came as a h
Dear Friends Thank you for helping so much with the campaign against the NHP Bill. Due to everyone's efforts the Bill is at the bottom of the order paper and MPs are beginning to entertain doubts. Well began is halfway done. At this time we need to keep up the pressure and the feeding of information to MPs. You may find the attached information to be useful. I am attaching a short list of approved substances that are flagged in other countries as potentially carcinogenic or t
We are told: “live your life to the fullest”. I am here to help you do just that. My blog serves to project my passions, and clue in my loyal readers about what inspires me in this crazy world. So, sit back, relax, and read on.