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Train With Us! A Love4Gambia Fundraiser

Luke, John and Joanne are leaving for the Love4Gambia ride on Tuesday, March 28. They’ve been gearing up for months, but would love you to join them for one last training session fundraiser before they go! How to join in: Cyclone Group … Continue reading

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Introducing Love4Gambia On Wheels 2017!

What is Love4Gambia On Wheels? We are three ambitious cyclists (John LeBlanc, Joanne Langley and Luke MacDonald)  setting out on an over 400km bike ride across The Gambia to raise funds and awareness for the Nova Scotia Gambia Association (NSGA). … Continue reading

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Every story has its end

During our last week of the run, Gambians won my heart, once again, on how generous, hardworking and welcoming people they are. We had the chance to be home-stayed for two nights, in Bwiam and then in Ndemban. It was … Continue reading

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Never give up!

Running 424km is one thing, but doing it in an African country far away from home comfort is another story. When I signed up for Love4Gambia, I thought I was a tough girl who could handle anything no problem… Well … Continue reading

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Eat, sleep, run, repeat!

Here is a typical day in the Love4Gambia run… We usually wake up between 6-7am to make sure to start the run before this Gambian weather gets too hot! For breakfast, I will have my instant oats with my instant … Continue reading

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Alningbara!

Running across an African country is such an eye opener! It’s only been a week, and already, I am amazed by the beauty of this country! The scenery is stunning, the people are incredibly nice, generous and welcoming and let’s … Continue reading

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And it’s a start!

We started the 2015 Love4Gambia run on Tuesday morning, right at the border of Senegal and The Gambia. The first 5km are on a dirt road, but it looks more like a hiking trail! Since it’s the end of the wet … Continue reading

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