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Old 26 May 2007, 13:37   #1
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Old 28 May 2007, 08:17   #2
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Given that they've now a) killed someone in an unfortunate accident and b) had to stop using Bio-diesel because they couldn't/didn't/hadn't arranged for it to be available at a fuel stop, it's all looking like a pointless if not morally bankrupt exercise?

Out of the fog......
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Old 28 May 2007, 08:24   #3
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Bit contradictory. Racing round the world in a powered boat for a better planet. Its going round the world thats being slated for causing climate change.
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Old 04 June 2007, 08:30   #4
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They've abandoned the attempt now:

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