April 2009 : Training/Endurance runs
17th April - Daily Echo ran a story on the Challenge & various radio interviews took place in the evening
21st April - The Guernsey Press ran a news story
With thanks to www.thisisguernsey.com
24th April - Rome was not built in a day ! 1st of Endurance runs starting with a small one! Set off from Hengistbury Head tacking back and forth from North west to South West on a South Easterly wind of 15-20 knots - Shaun's GPS read total distance = 31.2 Nautical miles.
Departed Hengistbury Head at 1340hrs and arrived at Sandbanks at 1515hrs. Average speed approx 19 knots.
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24th April - Sandbanks to Hengistbury Head in 24 minutes
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