Category Archives: Progress update

Posts updating the world to the lastest team progress!

Video Footage

Just over a year since we complete the rally and we (greg) has finally got around to compiling a video from some of the footage we took during the adventure. Enjoy: Now…what will the next adventure be…

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We made it!

So we made it to Ulaanbaatar! A bit late getting this up, but we’ve all been pretty busy getting jobs and stuck in to Uni. Had a great four days in the capital seeing such exciting as the International Puzzle museum (Way more … Continue reading

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Day 38 – Mongolia – Fixing the rear suspension!

We awoke with the disheartening knowledge that the next 130km to Altay would be a continuation of the previous nights ordeal and we now know why teams are advised by GoHelp to enter Mongolia through the border north of Ulaanbaatar, … Continue reading

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Day 37 – Endeavouring through Mongolia

We woke up after a very wet night, put away the tents, re-organised the cramped ambulance with all our stuff and got on our way nice and early. The roads varied from tarmac, to gravel, to dirt, to sand, each … Continue reading

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Day 36 – Mongolia

We woke up outside Olgii and all plowed into our one ambulance, looking forward to our first full day with all seven members of the team in one vehicle. Soon after setting out, we found a man sitting by the … Continue reading

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Day 35 – Adventure in Mongolia

After an interesting nights sleep, punctuated by the occasional cries of the families new-born baby, we were ready to hit the road and get down our first serious miles in Mongolia. A quick check confirmed that we had indeed lost … Continue reading

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Day 34 – Welcome to Mongolia!

After a freezing night in the holding pen, with the night silence punctuated with the unmistakable sound of howling wolves, we were very ready for our first day in Mongolia. We did have to wait however, and after much waiting, … Continue reading

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Day 33 – Through Russia to the border

We woke up early in order to achieve the 600km from where we camped to the Russia/Mongolia border. The roads were perfect all the way with us averaging about 65km along the twisting mountain roads. We were treated with lots … Continue reading

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Day 32 – Fixing Adventure in Russia

After a much appreciated lie-in we set off to Novo-Altaysk to fix Adventure’s alternator. The journey to Barnaul was made more interesting by the multimeter now permanently wired to Adventure, giving us live dashboard information on the current state of … Continue reading

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Day 31 – Kazakhstan – Russia

Today we reached the border from Kazakhstan to Russia. We have heard lots of horror stories about the border, ranging from having to wait over a day to being totally denied access to Russia with the vehicle. Luckily we arrived … Continue reading

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