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About jpasiciel

Love hiking, traveling, camping, running and adventures of all sorts

A speech for the closing ceremonies of Love4Gambia 2013

After we finished yesterday, I was told to prepare a short speech about my love4gambia 2013 experience. I will post a blog shortly about my experience running the last day, but in the meantime, I would like to share the … Continue reading

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Second to Last Day! It is all ending too fast!

Today was Day 16. That means we had to run from Brikama to Serekunda, and that tomorrow we will finish our run on the Atlantic Ocean in Banjul. The time has finally come! We started out today refreshed and ready … Continue reading

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The last of the rural running through The Gambia

Day 13, 14, and 15 from The Gambia Another 3 days of running a total of 86km has brought us to the centre of Brikama (The nearest major town to Serekunda and Banjul). This means we have completed the rural … Continue reading

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Getting over the “hump” on the run to Banjul.

I cannot even believe it, day 10 ,11, and 12 are done with already and we are quickly approaching the Atlantic Ocean and Banjul! The steps, kilometers, and days really are flying by. I have come to wake up and … Continue reading

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Blog from PA MODOU, the jokester, media man, and runner of love4gambia 2013

Day 10 “Is that the runner talking outside?” I asked Kebba opening my one eye and stretching up “yes she is the very one” Kebba replied.. wow!! I said to myself as I hear Jen and Mama Cie giggle. Outside. … Continue reading

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We are more than half way across The Gambia!

Nine days in, 232 km completed, and we are over half way done our run across The Gambia! I was told by a follower that they would like to hear about more drama and hardship in term of the love4gambia … Continue reading

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A Blog Post from Mama Cie about her experience on the road to Banjul

Hello everyone, Jennifer is taking a well-deserved break from the blog today therefore I, Cielianna, will be posting an update on this rest day. In case you don’t already know, I am Jenn’s little sister, more commonly known as Mama … Continue reading

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