Event of the Year 2020

Valenciagals (Arrived)

Racers

Updates

  • Jan. 23, 2020, 12:34 a.m. - we've arrived in Valencia!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 6:26 p.m. - Team 25 - we are going to Valencia on a train
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 4:39 p.m. - Team 25 - arrived in Barcelona, deciding what to do next
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 3:02 p.m. - Accidentally fell asleep and ended up in Vic, decided to get a bus to Barcelona
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 1:52 p.m. - team 25- being taken past Girona now to another services
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 12:20 p.m. - Team 25 - We're in Spain! Just been dropped off at a Repsol service station 15 miles before Girona
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 11:13 a.m. - Team 25 here, in car. WE'VE ONLY GONE AND GOT A LIFT TO BARCELONA! Some minor hiccups in the service station, but we are glad to be on our way to España ❤️
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 9:28 a.m. - dropped off at Aire de La Palme Ouest
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 8:52 a.m. - Hi! After only encountering people going towards Montpelier, we are FINALLY LEAVING CARCASSONNE. On to Perpignan!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 7:58 a.m. - Team 25 - dropped off at Aire des Corbières Sud
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 7:31 a.m. - driver doesn't want to go to Barcelona because of the weather so we're being dropped off at a service station en route
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 6:20 p.m. - our very enthusiastic host has gone to get us some pizzas, so we're settling down for the evening and hoping for better weather tomorrow
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 2:16 p.m. - Team 25 - we're off to the castle! (our host was appalled that we had been through Carcassonne without seeing it)
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 11:10 a.m. - Team 25 - our driver has offered us accommodation in central Carcasssone, and a lift to Barcelona tomorrow morning. Time for some sightseeing!
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 9:27 a.m. - Change of plan, due to snow causing road closures we're heading back to Carcassonne (still in the same car)
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 9:15 a.m. - just got dropped and picked up straight away - now headed to Barcelona
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 8:49 a.m. - Team 25 - found someone willing to drop us off at a service station a few km away
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 8:39 a.m. - awake and trying to find a lift
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 11:12 p.m. - Team 25 - after enjoying the luxury of showers, we're now off to sleep (in actual beds!)
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 9:45 p.m. - Hi Team 25 here! In a shocking turn of events, our fearless driver has driven us to Carcassonne with an efficiency hitherto unknown to man. He had also generously put us up in a hotel for the night (Hotel Audotel). Who knows what tomorrow has in store...
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 6:44 p.m. - We're getting a lift to carcassonne - there's a slight language barrier but that's not stopping us!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 5:26 p.m. - Just been dropped off at Aire de la Porte de Corrèze, and have been met by a stunning sunset - a good omen perhaps?
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 4:28 p.m. - Team 25 - a friendly couple has just picked us up, heading somewhere south!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 2:53 p.m. - We've been dropped off at Boismande aire, let's hope we find someone Spanish here... time to make more hitchhiking signs!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 12:49 p.m. - Team 25 - quick toilet stop at aire de la ferte st aubin
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 10:38 a.m. - Team 25 - just gone through Poisvillers
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 7:46 a.m. - Team 25 - found a fellow ferry passenger who has offered us a lift to somewhere near Limoges!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 6:54 a.m. - woken up in Le Havre!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 8:15 p.m. - Team 25 - Currently boarding the ferry to Le Havre! After much deliberation we made the decision to buy the tickets and fundraise the cost - let's hope this works!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 6:10 p.m. - Team 25 - we've arrived in Portsmouth! It's all thanks to our dedicated driver Loo who has driven us all the way from Scotland (with plenty of entertainment along the way). Now we just need to find a ferry!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 3:50 p.m. - just passing through Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 1:40 p.m. - Team 25 - quick toilet stop at Knutsford south services then back on the road
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 11:09 a.m. - After a short break at Abington WE'RE GETTING A LIFT TO PORTSMOUTH.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 10:10 a.m. - Team 25 - our driver insisted on taking us further, and we have now been dropped off at Abington service station!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 8:55 a.m. - Hi team 25 here, we are getting in a car to Bothwell services. We are pleased but Greggs too salty
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 7:42 a.m. - Dropped off in glasgow!