Category Archives: Running for Charity

Is Banjul Calling YOU!?

Are you watching this year’s Love4Gambia run unfold thinking “wow, this is amazing, I’d like to do that too?” Because if so, you’re in luck! NSGA will be proud to have runner(s) travel to The Gambia for Love4Gambia version 4.0 … Continue reading

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We have arrived in Basse! Banjul and the Atlantic Ocean are calling us!

The time has finally come and Love4Gambia 2013 will be starting at the border of Senegal and Gambia tomorrow morning to begin our 424 km trip across the country! We arrived (me and my sister, Cielianna) in The Gambia on … Continue reading

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1 WEEK TO GO! BANJUL CALLING!

 With my flight less than a week away now, and my first day of running in The Gambia less than ten days away now, I am getting pretty nervous, excited, and squeeley.  EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! With that in mind, I’d thought I’d … Continue reading

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Support Love4Gambia 2013!

Hello everyone! This summer, I will be running 424km over 17 days to run the length of The Gambia, from the border of Senegal to the Atlantic Ocean. It will be extremely hot and challenging (35°C!), and will definitely test my … Continue reading

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A Couple of Reasons to Run Across The Gambia

I hope this post finds you enjoying the holiday break with your loved ones.  I am excited for all of the extra time to hike, run, eat, sew, camp, bake etc. etc. etc. But now, onto the main topic of … Continue reading

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Meet Melanie, Team Love4Gambia Runner

Team Love4Gambia is pleased to bring you the story of Melanie Connors, a long time NSGA volunteer and veteran of one of our longest running Gambia-based summer school programs. Melanie is also our fearless Blue Nose team captain! As approach … Continue reading

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Meet Phil, Team Love4Gambia Walker

Team Love4Gambia’s appearance at the Blue Nose is drawing near!  I’m thrilled to report that with 4.5 weeks to go, we’ve hit 40% of fundraising goal, $4000! We are continuing to profile the runners and walkers who make our fundraising … Continue reading

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