Event of the Year 2020

No Spain No Gain (Arrived)

Racers

Updates

  • Jan. 23, 2020, 1:17 p.m. - Team 3 in Valencia, walking to hostel
  • Jan. 23, 2020, 9:03 a.m. - Team 3 on the bus from Barcelona to Valencia, disappointed we couldn't hitchhike the last leg, but looking forward to getting there
  • Jan. 23, 2020, 5:11 a.m. - Team 3 arrived in Barcelona to thunderstorms and very heavy rain!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 11:33 p.m. - Team 3 in bus, going to sleep now, all well.
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 9:07 p.m. - Team 3 gonna catch the 23:55 bus to Barcelona from Toulouse gare routière. Currently in city centre.
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 6:05 p.m. - Team 3 still in the airport, going to head into Toulouse city centre soon. All well!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 1:49 p.m. - Team 3 arrived at Toulouse airport, didn't get number plate was very short journey
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 1:11 p.m. - Team 3 arrived at aire de frontonnais
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 12:47 p.m. - in taxi which offered us free lift to next service station
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 11:58 a.m. - Arrived at aire de service de la Garonne. All well!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 11:55 a.m. - Team 3 arrived in service station Aire de Haute Garonne !
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 10:19 a.m. - Team 3, on the way to Toulouse. Very happy since it was starting to rain quite heavily 😂
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 7:48 a.m. - arrived in Bordeaux
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 12:42 a.m. - We are going to sleep now
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 12:41 a.m. - Team 3 boarded the 01:50 flixbus from Paris to Bordeaux. All well and feeling good despite the metro shutting as we were boarding the train to get to the bus station!
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 8:55 p.m. - Team 3 arrived in Paris
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 7:26 p.m. - Team 3 on train to Paris
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 5:04 p.m. - arrived in Rouen in car to catch train to Paris
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 2:04 p.m. - Team 3 arrived at services
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 1:22 p.m. - Team 3 heading to a service station outside of Amiens on the A29 in car trying to head back towards Reims.
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 12:04 p.m. - Team 3 arrived in Amiens with our driver ex-sniper turned kebab entrepreneur Ali who is giving us lunch in one of his chain of kebab shops.
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 10:47 a.m. - Team 3 heading to Amiens in car reg
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 9:40 a.m. - left service station in car heading down A1 to a service station before the turnoff for the A26.
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 9:10 a.m. - Team 3 got lift to service station on A1 called Aire de Phalempin-Ouest in lorry.
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 8:12 a.m. - Team 3 awake and trying to get a lift outside the station in Lille after temporarily losing a passport! All well now.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 10:38 p.m. - Team 3, going to sleep
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 7:15 p.m. - Team 3, just arrived in Lille. V happy :))
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 5:34 p.m. - Team 3, finally got a lift to Lille with a nice guy who says we can sleep at his house tonight! Feeling relieved! :))
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 1:41 p.m. - Team 3 arrived in Calais, will try and find lift from here
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 11:41 a.m. - Team 3 boarded ferry (12:10) heading for Calais.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 11:04 a.m. - Team 3 arrived in Dover.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 10:37 a.m. - Team 3 about to arrive in Dover. All good.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 6:02 a.m. - heading for Dover.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 10:37 p.m. - Arrived in Hilton Park services. Now leaving Hilton Park services in car heading to address to spend the night.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 9:32 p.m. - Team 3 in car heading to Hilton Park services just North of Birmingham. All good.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 7:59 p.m. - Team 3 arrived at Lymm services
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 7:32 p.m. - Team 3 heading to services south of Warrington in car. Have arranged lift with family once we get there.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 5:38 p.m. - arrived in Charnock Richard services just beyond Preston. All well!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 4:19 p.m. - Team 3 about to pass Penrith
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 2:52 p.m. - We'll be going to Lancaster services probably with this lift
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 2:34 p.m. - finally got a lift from Bothwell services. Heading south along M74 until they decide to stop for food when they will drop us off at a service station to be decided later. Feeling relieved!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 2:08 p.m. - In taxi heading back to Bothwell Roadchef. We had planned to go to Hamilton services as you advised over the phone but he was adiment Bothwell is better.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 11:36 a.m. - Team 3, Roadchef bothwell M74
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 11:17 a.m. - Team 3, heading out of Glasgow in a taxi to get to the nearest service station on the M74 south. Relieved to be out of Glasgow after waiting in the same spot for 3:45 hours!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 8:08 a.m. - Team 3, we're on the corner of Paterson and Wallace st trying to get a lift onto the M74 heading south. Feeling good but slightly cold!