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Old 20 June 2014, 03:29   #131
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Leg 9 Harwich to Littlehampton

The Team will be shortly on their way to Littlehampton. Not far from me so I will pop down to see them in the evening.

So far they have done very well especially since the weather has been on their side. They picked the date not the weather and a good choice it was too.

I lifted the attached photo from their Facebook page. What a shot!
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Old 20 June 2014, 03:34   #132
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What has happened to my post?

OK will do it again

that is strange some delay - gremlins or what
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What time are the guys due into Littlehampton
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So are they set to make the 9days, 9hours, 9mins?
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Old 20 June 2014, 05:52   #135
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What time are the guys due into Littlehampton
ETA Littlehampton 16:00 Hours
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Old 20 June 2014, 05:54   #136
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So are they set to make the 9days, 9hours, 9mins?
I believe they will as the weather has not caused any delay
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Old 20 June 2014, 07:00   #137
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I copied this from the Team's facebook page

Challenge fans, just to keep you up to date on challenge details.
We have been made aware, not factual yet but it is believed, that no-one has ever driven a solo Rib around Britain before.
This trip has been done before, but as far as we in know in groups of boats.
We did apply to Guiness World records last night to see if this can be confirmed.
We do have to wait 12 weeks until we hear something.
If any of our fans can put us right either way it would be appreciated.
Fingers crossed that we break a record anyway.


Can anyone comment on this?
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Mike Deacon ? Hot Lemon ?
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Can anyone comment on this?
Several people have done it before. A lot faster!
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Old 20 June 2014, 07:31   #140
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Several people have done it before. A lot faster!
I had thought about Mike and Hot Lemon but had to pop the question

as for speed this is not a race and they will manage to do it in the time given. The Parker 750 Baltic is not a racing rib but nevertheless a very capable one indeed
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