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25th July 2020

#RuntoUganda look back: Damian Carr on running the Ridgeway double

#RuntoUganda look back: Damian Carr on running the Ridgeway double
Friend of XNRG Damian Carr took on the Ridgeway out and back - possibly the first person to do it in one go - as part of our #RuntoUganda with Humanity Direct. Two weeks on, he's written about his experiences... So here it goes... my Ridgeway back2back story  Firstly, I reckon the question that everyone wants to know is why "The double"? The answer was simple... I needed to get back to my car. So, as soon as I made this comment to my good friend Sam Holloway, he was hooked on the idea. And so was I, not really considering the massive challenge that awaits. To tell you the truth I didn’t even know how far it was. We simply thought it would be a great adventure for all involved. There is something about the combination of the unknown and adventure element that draws me into these challenges, and once I get an idea in my head I am 100% focused on achieving that goal. So I googled and googled some more getting as much ...
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