Renaissance Year

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all

Each year a new, ambitious list of goals

Hi, I'm Thomas. I want to get out of my comfort zone and do new things.

That's why I make a bucket list every year.

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2020


Goal #1 – Swim 10 kilometers in the river Thames

Goal #2 – Do not drink alcohol in 2020

Goal #3 – Get to level B1 proficiency in Spanish (and take a test to prove it)

Goal #4 – Skydive

Goal #5 – Finish the new fast.ai course part 2

Goal #6 – Bungee jump

Goal #7 – 20 consecutive pullups, bench my own body weight, deadlift 264 lbs / 120kg

Goal #8 – Do the "hot ones" challenge with friends

Goal #10 – Spend one week without a smartphone or laptop

Goal #11 – Take a 10 minute ice bath

Goal #12 – Write 3 blog posts about deep learning

Goal #13 – Write 10 regular blog posts for Toomas.net

Goal #14 – Read 10 books (list coming soon)

Goal #15 – Do 20 rejection therapy challenges (list coming soon)

Goal #16 – Ride the trans-siberian express

Goal #17 – Get the PADI open water certification

Goal #18 – Live off of Jake shake for 2 weeks

Goal #19 – Dance in a rainstorm

Goal #20 – Experiment with VR (at least 5 hours)

Goal #21 – See the northern lights

Goal #22 – Create an app for a famous brand

Goal #23 – Go on an adventure with my parents and/or brother

Goal #24 – Try flyboarding

Goal #25 – Draw 10 comics

Goal #26 – Go on an adventure with a stranger

Goal #27 – Do a 48 hour fast

Goal #28 – Fly around the world

Goal #29 – Contact 100 people in 1 day

Goal #30 – Learn to surf (at least 5 hours)

Goal #31 – Survive in the wild for 2 days (make a fire, gather food and water, ...)

Goal #32 – Try Surströmming



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