Category Archives: John O’Groats/Lands End 2015

You have my permission to shoot me ………. only joking! – The best and worst of Jogle 2015.

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For several days after crossing the finish line at Land’s End and despite a number of good sleeps I still felt tired and emotionally drained. Flat even. But why would I expect anything different. It was an emotional journey particularly for Bob, one … Continue reading

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Dale’s Day – Jogle 2015

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Day 12 – 18th August Bude – Camelford – Wadebridge – Cambourne – Hayle – Penzance – Land’s End 86 miles  I cried. I knew I would. Tears of joy, relief, sadness even, all behind the anonymity of dark glasses. … Continue reading

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The final frontier – Jogle 2015

Day 11 – 17th August Bridgewater . Taunton . Tiverton . Crediton . Bude At 6:20 pm we crossed the county boundary from Devon into Cornwall the final county on our trip and at 6:40 we saw the sea again … Continue reading

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Lost in Tamworth, “it was his fault” – Jogle 2015

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Day 8 – 14th August Nantwich – Stone – Rugeley – Litchfield – Tamworth – 75.6 miles Another Tupperware Day, but this time with heavy rain. We woke to it beating on the roof of the camper van. The weather … Continue reading

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The bum bites back and on with the factor 50! – Jogle 2015

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Day 6 – 12th August Auldgirth – Dumfries – Gretna – Carlisle – Penrith – Shap – Kendal – 89.1 miles Today did not start well. We were late getting away mainly because I had developed a problem with the … Continue reading

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Four seasons in one hour – Jogle 2015

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Day 4 – 10th August Monsoon, hurricane, thunder, lightning, sunshine, blue skies. All in the space of one hour. Yep, you heard it here first. But you couldn’t make it up. We set off at 7.15 this morning knowing that … Continue reading

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Summer, what summer? – Jogle forever 13

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 Day 3 – 9th August   This was a tough day. Ironic really when it was our shortest day distance wise of the entire trip. But wind and driving rain in your face is not the stuff of happy cycling. … Continue reading

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Jogle 2015 – 7th and 8th August – days 1 and 2 of forever 13

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Day 1 – 7th August Blow the wind blow. It didn’t rain although it did threaten but the wind more than made up for it. On our faces all the way. With the first half of the ride through open … Continue reading

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Jogle 2015 forever 13 – day 2 and about to Jogle!

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It rained. It was raining when we tucked ourselves up for the night then again when we woke and I’m assured by Bob and Trev it rained during the night as well. When I wandered over to the shower block … Continue reading

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Jogle 2015 forever 13 – on our way!

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Well the journey has started and after months of planning and preparation we are finally on our way. It all feels a bit surreal at the moment, that “pregnant” pause (whatever that means) when the real business is still to … Continue reading

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