He told the Hull Daily Mail: "Without a doubt I'm looking forward to getting back into the swing of things.
"I've started training again. I've been jogging to keep up my fitness, but the bosses have said not to do too much until all the boys come back on June 30.
"When people say to me I'm the oldest player in the Premier League it does make me feel old, but it doesn't make any difference as long as you're mentally strong and physically fit.
"I'll be fresh as a daisy by the start of the season."