Event of the Year 2020

No Spain No Gain (Arrived)

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Updates

  • Jan. 22, 2020, 9:19 p.m. - Just hopped off the bus, walking to hostel now
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 5:14 p.m. - On a bus to Valencia!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 3:19 p.m. - Currently on a ride to barcelona from the service station
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 1:52 p.m. - Hitched a ride off the A9 and now in a service station in Els Limits. Across the border!
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 10:22 a.m. - No luck hitching where we are so taking a €5 uber to a big nearby service station on A9
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 8:44 a.m. - Woke up about 30min ago and just left hotel
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 2:49 a.m. - Going to sleep now at a hotel in outer montpellier
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 2 a.m. - In a wee cheapy hostel called Quickpalace
  • Jan. 22, 2020, 12:24 a.m. - Team 61 Got dropped on rando road, and walking to hostel we hope. Little lost but we're good
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 6:42 p.m. - Just hopped on a truck taking us to Montpellier
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 3:17 p.m. - We're in lyon
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 1:41 p.m. - Team 61 got a lift to Lyon!
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 12:14 p.m. - Team 61 Left hostel, got a lift from service station to toll, then lifted from there to next town past Beune. Trying to get ride on slip road south
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 8:11 a.m. - Slept in a bit, just woke up so we're planning to head to a nearby service station to hitch a ride
  • Jan. 21, 2020, 12:56 a.m. - Found a hostel for the night!
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 9:41 p.m. - Just jumped in a car to give us a short lift to the nearest truck stop.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 8:43 p.m. - Just got dropped off south of Dijon at a mcdonalds
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 6:28 p.m. - Got dropped at a bp station at Reims, made a sign to Dijon tried some french and are now on route to Dijon. We think. Our french is not perfect.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 2:56 p.m. - Just landed in Calais, giving us a lift to Reims
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 1:37 p.m. - Digby is our saviour.
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 12:41 p.m. - We've secured a ferry ride from Dover in a van, guy will be giving us a lift to Reims once we make it across to Calais
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 9:56 a.m. - Blagged onto a bus to Dover should be there by about 11:30
  • Jan. 20, 2020, 7:41 a.m. - Just arrived at london victoria, planning to blag our way onto a bus which terminates in paris but we might be able to get off before it's too central
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 11:11 p.m. - Team 61 So we're last, 10 minutes away from where we started. At least we're leaving Scotland, at least we're leaving Edinburgh! When we get to Valencia, we ain't leaving. All is good.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 7:23 p.m. - We're now back in edinburgh after a day of no luck with trying to hitch any rides. Planning to take the night bus at 11pm which arrives in london at 7:30am.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 2:58 p.m. - Currently at a BP petrol station near Musselbrugh off the A1.
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 11:07 a.m. - Team 61 between edinburgh and musselburgh. We've been unluckly, blagging failed miserably so far. But high hopes!
  • Jan. 19, 2020, 6:37 a.m. - Team 61 St Andrews Square Edinburgh Race has begun