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Day 53 – Big Country (The Theme Tune)

By Jon in : News // Jun 24 2011
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Day 53 – Big Country (The Theme Tune)

WOW Texas just gets better and better. Music Besides passing the time, music is actually really important to get a feel for the landscape. Sometimes I go for a day or two without putting my headphones in, but when I do, I try to listen to music that compliments what I am seeing. It is […]

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Day 52 – Save A Horse (Ride A Cowboy)

By Jon in : News // Jun 24 2011
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Day 52 – Save A Horse (Ride A Cowboy)

What a great song. I heard this the other day and it is a fantastic song that gets you in the Texas Spirit. State boarder today. Youtube the video! Sunrise After yesterday’s windy spell it was great to wake up to a completely still morning. Before the sun came up it was difficult to tell […]

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Day 51 – Girls On Film

By Jon in : News // Jun 24 2011
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Day 51 – Girls On Film

So sorry for the late blog posts we have just spent the last few days with no internet. I will be blogging through this Texas morning! It has become abundantly clear why you should have good photographers with you on a trip like this: Check this photo! Stronger Winds Last night the van was being […]

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Day 50 – Mason’s Walk (The Rock)

By Jon in : News // Jun 20 2011
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Day 50 – Mason’s Walk (The Rock)

So today was tough. 40 degree heat and a 30-35 mph wind coming from the south. Very dirty again but I am kind of getting used to the dust in the air. Shaun Shaun decided to get up with me for the first leg. He is far quicker at getting ready than I am, I […]

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Day 49 – Chapel Of Love

By Jon in : News // Jun 19 2011
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Day 49 – Chapel Of Love

The wedding went well. Apparently it was a great success Lisa looked amazing and when I spoke to everyone at around 11pm they were having a great time. I was very sad not to be there but here is a photo of the happy couple and wish them all the best in their new life […]

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Day 48 – Dirty

By Jon in : News // Jun 18 2011
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Day 48 – Dirty

OK, Oklahoma City seems quite small and actually going through a bit of an over haul. There are some amazing views in the city’s botanical garden. So many water features. I needed a lot of water as I have never been so filthy as I was when I got in today! Waking Up For the […]

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Day 47 – Changes

By Jon in : News // Jun 17 2011
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Day 47 – Changes

So it is the final crew change around day! Ali is flying off to Denver, Chris is flying in from Johannesburg and Shaun is flying in from Vancouver. New Crew Time for some introductions. Chris Saunders was introduced to me through a mutual friend Raf. Chris is a film maker from South Africa who has […]

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Day 46 – Prince Ali (Aladdin)

By Jon in : News // Jun 16 2011
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Day 46 – Prince Ali (Aladdin)

Today is the last day of Ali being with us. It seems only two minutes ago I was saying goodbye to Nigel and going through the basics of the RV with Ali. We also reached the midway point through Oklahoma, Chandler. The Support Team I can’t say I didn’t have my worries just before the […]

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Day 45 – Bohemian Rhapsody

By Jon in : News // Jun 16 2011
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Day 45 – Bohemian Rhapsody

Firstly Sorry for not Blogging for the last two days. It has been pretty ridiculous. Day 45 we couldn’t post due to the most amazing thunderstorm that knocked out all forms of communication and Day 46 was because we got invited to an impromptu Book and Hot Tub session. I will explain more so please […]

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Day 44 – Livin’ On A Prayer (Half Way There)

By Jon in : News // Jun 14 2011
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Day 44 – Livin’ On A Prayer (Half Way There)

First things first. Go listen to this song. It has a lot of relevance to today! For those that don’t know it is by Bon Jovi. Shattered This blog won’t be long as I am totally shattered. I said yesterday that I would make it to the half way line by tonight. I have done […]

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Day 43 – 24 Hours From Tulsa

By Jon in : News // Jun 13 2011
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Day 43 – 24 Hours From Tulsa

So here is the post many people have been waiting for. 24 Hours from Tulsa. This time tomorrow I will be blogging from a point that is more than half way through my trip. I can’t believe it. Seems a long time I go I set off from Long Beach New York and Osama Bin […]

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Day 42 – On The Road Again

By Jon in : News // Jun 12 2011
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Day 42 – On The Road Again

A day off and not too much to report. Indian Casinos Last night we parked up in a truck stop next to the Wyandotte Nation Casino. I wanted to get an early night and sort out things for the walk. Ali and Helen ventured inside. Aparently it wasn’t amazing but a good experience. I only […]

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