BUCKET LIST

My bucket list of everything I want to do, experience and accomplish.

Sports

  • Single figures handicap, Golf

  • Play the Old course at St Andrews

  • Play at Augusta national golf club

  • Play at pebble peach 

  • Try surfing

  • Learn how to snowboard

  • Get 50 points in one break, Snooker 

  • Try Skiing (Achieved, can ski up to red slopes currently) ✔

  • Have a boxing fight (Done, 2016. Part of university 1st year) ✔ 

  • Run a 10 km (Achieved, 2017. PB: 54 mins May 2018) ✔

    • Current aim: Sub-50 mins​

  • Run a half-marathon (Achieved, 2018. PB: 2 hrs 14 mins February 2018) ✔

    • Current aim: Sub 2 hours​

  • Run a marathon (Achieved, 2018. PB: 4 hrs 40 mins April 2018) ✔

    • Current aim: Sub 4 hours​

  • Try Gymnastics (Done, 2018) ✔

  • Run an ultra-marathon (November 2019/(20) )

  • Run the London marathon (April 2020)

  • Run the New York marathon (November 2020)

  • Qualify and run the Boston marathon (April 2022)

  • Run the Berlin marathon (September 2021)

  • Do a running event abroad (November 2020)

  • Try Ju-jitsu

  • Try Rock Climbing 

  • Swim the English Channel (Dover to Calais) (2024 - )

  • Do a colour run

Fitness and other physical activities

  • Do a tough mudder (September 2019/20)

  • Able to do a somersault

  • Do a triathlon (June 2020)

  • Do a Ironman 70.3 (June 2020)

  • Do a full Ironman Triathlon (July 2021)

  • Qualify and do the Kona Ironman (October 2022)

  • Do a Spartan race (May 2020)

  • Do an unassisted pull-up (2020)

  • Do a muscle up (2021)

  • Do a thoracic bridge 

  • Do a handstand unassisted (2020)

  • Have a 6-pack at least once (2020)

  • Be able to do splits both front and side

  • Be able to do a one-handed push up (2019)

  • Be a pacer at a running event (2022)

  • Try Dog Sledding

  • Try Flyboarding

  • Try Hang gliding

  • Try Paragliding

  • Try Kite surfing

  • Try Parasailing

  • Try Scuba diving

  • Learn to Ice skate

  • Complete the National three peaks challenge (Snowdon - Wales, Scafell Pike - England, Ben Nevis - Scotland) (August 2019)

  • Complete the Yorkshire three peaks challenge (2020)

  • Complete the Welsh three peaks challenge (2020)

  • Do a Ski jump

Travelling & International experiences

  • Visit over 100 countries (Currently on 7 - England, Spain, France, Italy, Turkey, Egypt, Tanzania)

  • See the seven wonders of the world ​​ (Great wall of china, Petra, Christ the redeemer, Macchu Picchu Chichen Itza, Colosseum, Taj Mahal)

  • Go abroad alone (2020)

  • Go on a friends holiday (2019)

  • Go on a world cruise

  • Throw a dart at the map and go

  • Go to all 7 continents (Africa , Antarctica, Asia , Europe , North America, Oceania, South America)

  • Go into Space 

North America

  • Visit Statue of liberty, New York

  • Visit Yellowstone national park, USA

  • Visit Alcatraz island, California

  • Visit Las Vegas, Nevada

  • Walk on Grand canyon glass walkway, Arizona

  • Fly in a helicopter over the Grand Canyon, Arizona

  • Road trip through route 66, USA

South America

  • Visit Galapagos islands, Ecuador

  • Visit the Easter islands, Chile

  • Trek the Inca Trail, Peru

 

Europe 

  • Visit the Colosseum, Italy

  • Visit the leaning tower of Pisa, Italy

  • Visit Pompeii, Italy

  • Visit Stonehenge, Wiltshire

  • Ride London Eye, England

  • Visit the Acropolis, Greece

  • Visit Mona Lisa/Louvre, France

  • Visit Eiffel tower, France

  • Visit the Sistine chapel, Vatican city

  • Visit Venice, Italy

  • Drive around the Nurburgring, Germany

  • Go to the La Tomatina festival, Spain

  • Attend the Pamplona bull run, Spain

  • See the Aurora Borealis, Scandinavia or Alaska

  • Got to Oktoberfest, Germany

  • Go to the Blue Lagoon, Iceland

  • Go to the Galway International Oyster Festival, Ireland

  • Got to an Ice bar

Africa

  • Visit Great pyramid of Giza, Egypt 

  • Ride in a hot air balloon (Done, Egypt 2014) ✔

  • Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro (Achieved, 2016. Done as part of a charity expedition) ✔

  • Go on Safari (Done, 2016. Went on Safari in Tanzania)  ✔

  • Visit the Devil's pool, Zambia

Asia

  • Visit the Red Square and Kremlin, Russia

  • Go to the top of the tallest building in the world (Burj Khalifa, UAE)

  • Float in the dead sea, Jordan/Israel

  • Climb Mt Fuji, Japan

  • Climb to Mount Everest Base Camp, Nepal

  • Go on the longest zip-line in the world, UAE

  • Walk across longest glass walkway, China

Oceania

  • Visit Sydney opera house, Australia

  • Visit Great barrier reef, Australia​​​​​​

  • Visit Ayers Rocks (Uluru), Australia

  • Swim in The Jellyfish Lake, Palua

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Other experiences

  • Indoor skydiving (Done, 2017) ✔

  • Donate blood (Done, November 2018) ✔

  • Go on a microlight flight (Done, February 2019) 

  • Bungee jump ​(July 2019)

  • Be an extra in a TV show/Ad/Film

  • Experience zero gravity 

  • Go skydiving (and Skydive solo although probably on my second go) (October 2019)

  • Abseil down a tall building 

  • Go on the fastest zip-line in the world, Wales (2020)

  • Try wing walking 

  • Do a TED talk 

  • Drive a super-car and/or racing car

  • Fly in a helicopter

  • Go Go-Karting

  • Ride a jet-ski

  • Try bob-sleighing

  • Fly first class

  • Move into my own place (2020)

  • Do something impactful for Charity

  • Take part in car racing event

  • Try Cage diving with Sharks

  • Ride in a fighter jet

  • Try a sensory deprivation tank 

  • Have a professional massage 

  • Drive an F1 car

  • Break or have a world record

  • Hold a Tarantula

  • Drive a tank

  • See a rocket launch

  • Make a difference to be remembered for 

  • Do something newsworthy 

  • Do a stand up act 

Food and Drinks 

  • Try wine tasting

  • Try lobster

  • Drink absinthe

  • Try caviar

  • Eat an insect (Cooked, not off the street 😂)

  • Learn to use chopsticks

  • Try escargots/snails

  • Try haggis

  • Try alligator

  • Try Carolina reaper (Hottest pepper)

  • Try sushi in Japan

  • Eat at a three star Michelin restaurant 

  • Learn common cocktails

  • Try Sake

  • Attend a japanese tea ceremony

Skills

  • Get a pilots license

  • Learn first-aid (Done, 2017) ✔ 

  • Build a website (Always in progress😂 , 2017) ✔

  • Get a driving license (Achieved, Sheffield 2019) ✔

  • Become fluent in new languages (Current focus is on Spanish)

  • Develop reasonable cooking skills

  • Build my own computer (2020)

  • Get a motorbike license (2020)

  • Learn to code reasonably well

  • Learn an instrument (Either guitar or piano)

  • Learn sign language

  • Qualify as a lifeguard

  • Get a divers license 

  • Do voice-over work

  • Write an E-book

  • Try streaming (2020)

  • Get a first in University degree (June 2019)

  • Learn to juggle (Done, 2017) ✔

  • Write and publish a book 

  • Be able to memorise a pack of cards (Done, 2017) ✔

  • Learn how to change a tire (2020)

  • Be able to draw at a decent level 

  • Become proficient with photoshop and premiere pro

Finance and investments

  • Buy first BTL house (2021)

  • Become financially free (2027)

  • Start a business

  • Flip a house

  • Become a millionaire

  • Clear student debt 

  • Have a home abroad

  • Own an island

Random stuff

  • Memorise every country's flags & capitals cities (Done, did this when I was bored sometime in 2016 😅) ✔

  • Be able to do a 3x3 rubiks cube (Done, 2017. Subsequently went on to learn how to do the 2x2, 4x4 and 5x5) ✔

  • Learn the nato phonetic alphabet (Done, again a small one I did when I was bored sometime 😅) ✔

  • Start a blog (Done (with a few consistency issues 😂), 2018) ✔

  • See how long I could go without sleep (Done, 2017. 90 hours, wasn't the funnest near the end) ✔

  • Have a Wikipedia page 

  • Reach 1,000 subscribers on YouTube

  • Reach 1,000 followers on Twitter

  • Reach 1,000 followers on Instagram

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