Posts made in September 7th, 2012

The Argentina Border Decision Explained

Posted by on Sep 7, 2012 in Running | 2 comments

So weeks of indecision have finally been decided – we will not be allowed to pass through to Chile on our route, and because of the gamble we took to run 90km up to the border, the journey will now have to be broken. At least it’s a decision, up to now we’ve had all sorts of half hopes raised but now it’s final. So we are on an unexpected and unwanted enforced break of back-to-back buses to take us back to the point at which we should have arrived on foot (and a short hop on ferry where no road existed). We are not yet sure if this will takes us days or a week but at...

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The Independent Blog: running into Patagonia’s fantastically oblivious Mr Fox

Posted by on Sep 7, 2012 in Conservation, The Independent Blog, Wildlife Moment Of The Week | 0 comments

We’re over three weeks into our 5000 mile odyssey to run the length of South  America for its threatened wild areas. Our feet are gradually becoming used to the daily routine, if not yet responding with true athletic gusto! We awoke this morning in out tent… Please click here for the blog: http://blogs.independent.co.uk/2012/09/04/5000-project-running-into-patagonias-fantastically-oblivious-mr-fox/ Please do leave a comment if you enjoy reading it, thank...

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