Posts made in August 26th, 2012

Quick Update: Hitting our heads against a wifi wall!

Posted by on Aug 26, 2012 in Running, Wildlife Moment Of The Week | 0 comments

Having problems connecting to wifi at the moment…sorry for the sloth-like email responses and updates. Basically we’re hitting our heads against the wall trying.. but not succeeding. On the road we had ice and snow; which froze everything including the pans, laptop, our fingers and well our brians… But the main problem now is internet access, as we have loads of news to share, photos, videos….just trying to figure out how on earth to get it out there in the next 24 hours! For the time being here is oa photo of our constant companions- in odour rather than sight,...

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Section 4 Chile to Argentina: quicky in numbers

Posted by on Aug 26, 2012 in Running | 0 comments

According to the plan we laid out for the first month we should be running machines by now, easily chewing up 100 mile weeks – are we? The last section has been a real challenge for our bodies, yet again forced to take 10 days worth of supplies for a lack of replenishment opportunities permeate these out-of-the-way places we are meandering through. There are simply no shops to buy food.  So instead of taking rest days within the running sections we have asked our pleading feet to run the 152 miles non-stop. It took 8 days. 139 miles in the last week, including a rural border crossing...

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