Nigel's LEJOG - he did it!
- Published: Friday, 07 June 2013 23:18
From Nigel Gale:
I'm delighted to report that I reached John O'Groats yesterday lunchtime, to schedule, just under 12 days after leaving Land's End. After a long train ride south today I am now safely back home in Horsham.
It was a thoroughly enjoyable expedition, all 1060 LEJOG miles of it (plus around another 140 "other" miles). I was extremely lucky with the weather: mostly had a following wind, only about 3 hours of rain in the whole time, and - remarkably - not a single puncture. It could hardly have gone better. If anyone is considering doing the same or something similar, I definitely recommend it.
The full report appears in the latest edition of Soundbow - available from Kathy Howard and in the meantime I would like t