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The Return of Running and Racing

A return to blogging about running! Yea! I haven’t written much about running since my return home from The Gambia for a very simple reason: I didn’t do much running in August and September.  This blog is about Rum Runners … Continue reading

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Presenting The Gambia’s South Bank Road

by Erin Poirier and Kebba Suso Friends.  This post is to introduce you to the South Bank Road, who will become my intimate friend for 430km beginning on July 7. Geography is on my side in The Gambia. The self-professed … Continue reading

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Rain Day!

THIS is rain!  This is the Bakau School yard and that bucket is floating. Gambia, July 2007. Today is a sweet snow day for me.  I’m fondly remembering “rain days” in The Gambia.  I’ll be hoping for the rain this … Continue reading

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