29th April 2013

Day 17 Graham to Denton Headed off from Graham almost on time again but in the wrong direction! We didn’t progress far before the GPS started going wild again and we turned around! The roads were wide and at first not a lot of traffic – I was certainly enjoying myself...

28th April 2013

Day 16 Aspermont to Graham Nick and I set out on time this morning at 9am, a very unusual occurrence! The Motel we were staying in did not provide breakfast and while the rest of the Team went off to the one local café to look for their bacon and egg fix we went about...

27th April 2013

Day 15 Lubbock to Aspermont Arrived in Aspermont just after 4 p.m. today AND the temperature is 30C. What a difference to two days ago when it was below freezing. This morning we travelled through flat countryside, not much vegetation but the red ochre fields were...

26th April 2013

Day 14 Clovis to Lubbock Dressed in winter woollies this morning before leaving Clovis, it wasn’t long before I starting shedding the layers. The weather was definitely warmer. It’s extraordinary to think that yesterday we were freezing and today we are warm. Soon we...

25th April 2013

Day 13 Vaughn to Clovis It was so cold this morning that I had to find another layer of clothing before starting out at 9am. The road was straight: you could see it for miles into the distance as it went over rises on the vast plateau that was still more than, 6500...