Monthly Archives: July 2011

Mongolia …………..

Mongolia ……….   After a tough trip involving 3 flights , 18 hours in various airports and a lost bag I eventually met with Dave and Phil from Sandbaggers in Ulan Batar … its a post communist Industrial city , … Continue reading

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My Gobi Desert Kit …………

My Gobi Desert Kit ………… I learnt a lot during the Marathon Des Sable and I aim to use the knowledge to make my Gobi race a  little easier,my first test was to look at my kit and how I … Continue reading

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Klymit Inertia X Frame Sleeping pad …..

Klymit Inertia X Frame Sleeping pad ….. I’m a gearfreak , I just can’t help it  ..  So when the new Klymit Inertia came along I was like a moth to a flame , I mean whats not to like … Continue reading

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The home straight ………………..

I leave for the Gobi Desert soon and its the last race in my hat trick , the journey I started is nearly over and it turned out to be way more than just crossing a desert ……. Back in … Continue reading

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