Training News 7

Charity Update

A bumper week this week – many thanks to those that have donated so far.

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Training

Linford was still in Las Vegas.

 

 

Keith had a disaster as his frame broke on his road bike whilst out riding.

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This will mean a search for a new frame, but no doubt it’s some compensation that it didn’t happen halfway to Poland and did happen quite close to the Two Sawyers.

Dale and Dave did a little ramble around SE Kent.

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Planning

Dale has his Russia Visa.

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Why does everyone look shifty on passport style photographs?

At least now they know how to spell their names phonetically in the Cyrillic alphabet:

Дейл Хауз is Dale House, and Кит Хауз is Keith House.

 

And the team took time out at Chaps Grooming in Canterbury for a full waxing and haircut courtesy of Charlie and friends. I’ve refrained from showing you some painful waxing videos.

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Equipment

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The Slide Away Bear got a set of badges for border crossing photo opportunities.

Other News

The Food page summarises some of the cuisine they may encounter once they leave the safety of Europe.

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A platter of horse meat served traditionally as an appetizer

The Kazakhstan page has been updated with some notes on each days stage.

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Sherqala in the Mangystau Region of Kazakhstan

 

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