Event of the Year 2020

Les Trais Amigos (Arrived)

Racers

Updates

  • Jan. 23, 2020, 5 p.m. - Arrived at hostel!
  • Jan. 23, 2020, 11:30 a.m. - leaving by bus to Valencia. should be in Valencia by 4:30
  • Jan. 23, 2020, 9:33 a.m. - Team 52 arrived to Barcelona north station 30 min ago
  • Jan. 23, 2020, 5:08 a.m. - Team 52: in station waiting for 6:40 bus.
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 8:42 p.m. - Team 52 Ok miss understanding... they dropped us off at the Perpignan toll! It's raining and we're waiting for mercy!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 8:11 p.m. - Team 52 going to a toll near Le Boulou (?) oleeee
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 7:38 p.m. - Team 52 dropped of in Perpignan! We are going to SPAIN and no one can stop us!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 5:58 p.m. - Team 52 going to Perpignan woooo
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 4:58 p.m. - Team 52 dropped off at a service station near Béziers hope for more luck like this!!! We want to be in SPAIN already!!!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 4:09 p.m. - Team 52 dropped off in Nîmes and immediately picked up going towards Béziers
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 4:09 p.m. - Team 52 arrived in Nimes 20 minutes ago. Currently got lift to 5 kilometres from spanish border,Bezier, trying to work out how it is spelled.
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 12:03 p.m. - Team 52 is having a break in Lyon and soon continuing to NÎMES!!!!! LOUPOU is still licking my face!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 7:35 a.m. - Team 52 is on their way to NÎMES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! W I T H A D O G that doesn't want to stop licking my face!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 12:03 a.m. - Team 52 in a Paris hostel near Notre Dame after a long long LONG day in Calais and are glad to be in a new city! After some crêpes and fabulous chat from Dan (he really got into ironing over the holiday) we're going to bed!
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 7:59 p.m. - Team 52 says bonjour Paris!
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 4:37 p.m. - Team 52 on a train to Paris
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 1:16 p.m. - Team 52 still in Calais waiting at a service station to get picked up! So unlucky so far!
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 9:11 a.m. - Still in Calais trying to get a ride!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 10:28 p.m. - Team 2 going to sleep in an Ibis hotel outside Calais! Bonne nuit! 🌙
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 8:49 p.m. - Bonjour! C'est nous! Team 52! Mais nous sommes français maintenant! Oui oui! Les baguettes! UK signoff! We're in Calais looking for a ride/a place to sleep over! A bien tot! P.S.: Dan suggested we run across a motorway. Luckily we didn't follow his suggestion.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 5:36 p.m. - On a ferry to Calais!!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 3:32 p.m. - Team 52 is in f***ing DOVER! Yes!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 2:42 p.m. - Team 52 going from Maidstone to the next service station! WE'RE ABSOLUTELY EXHAUSTED but Dan keeps the good mood going with his intentional or non-intentional humor! We also had some interesting encounters. A very nice man who was sadly going the other direction donated £20, took a picture of us and promised to share our journey on social media and ask friends to help us out! We also had a funny coincidence! We ran into our fellow St Andy's students who happened to Race2 Barcelona 2 years ago. They were going to France but sadly didn't have enough space to take us so at least we got some quality advice and now we're going to win this ;)
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 12:53 p.m. - Team 52 at Maidstone services hoping for better luck!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 12:22 p.m. - After 6 hours of asking for rides from HGVs and cars, we have gotten into a cab en route to Maidstone. Hopefully our luck turns around there!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 9:33 a.m. - still in Thurrock services! Not lucky so far! Hoping for a miracle!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 11:18 p.m. - Hello hello hello! Team 52 is in Thurrock services and alive and ready to SLEEP! Grace had peanut butter for dinner.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 10:26 p.m. - Team 52 on the go again! Woohoo! Picked up at Stanstead going to Thurrock services
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 7:49 p.m. - Team 52. We have arrived at bishop stortford/Stansted services. Feeling good.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 4:29 p.m. - Team 52 still in the same car A1(M) near Rainton going to Stanstead!!!!! Woooo!!! These guys are angels!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 1:52 p.m. - Got another ride in Abington now going to Peterbourgh! Feeling really excited!!!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 12:24 p.m. - Team 52 going south on the M74. Feeling more hopeful!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 12:07 p.m. - In Silverburn, finding it hard to catch a ride! A lot of honks and waves but no stops :((
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 8:34 a.m. - dropped off in Penicuik alive and happy
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 8:18 a.m. - Team 52 going south to Weslington (?) Feeling good, excited to have our first ride and loving the sunrise!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 6:40 a.m. - Ola! #team52 landed in Edinburgh heading to a bus station and we're freezing, sending much love!