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Wednesday, July 8, 2009. No Comment

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Run Day 8
New Brunswick

In keeping with our daily schedule, today we covered more than 130kms. The blue team left in the early morning again, leaving our hotel in Moncton and heading towards New Brunswick.

The route today was quite scenic again, as it has been throughout our trip so far. For quite a large portion of our route, we ran along the river, and it really was very beautiful! Read more…

Tuesday, July 7, 2009. One Comment

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Run Day 7
PEI to New Brunswick
Camera & Video Crew: Jasjit, Amanjit, & Jagdeep

It was Blue Team’s turn again to rise and shine nice and early this morning, as we drove to New Brunswick from Charlottetown to start today’s run.

After about an hour’s drive, we crossed over from PEI to New Brunswick on the Confederation Bridge – “the curved, 12.9 kilometre (8 mile) long bridge is the longest in the world crossing ice-covered water, and a decade after its construction, it endures as one of Canada’s top engineering achievements of the 20th century.” Read more…

Monday, July 6, 2009. No Comment

July 6, 2009
Run Day 6
PEI
Camera & Video Crew: Jasjit, Amanjit, & Jagdeep

Today we conquered the land of potatoes!

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It was an early start for the Blue Team as we got up nice and early to start the run at 6:30am. The endless acres of potato farms, cute little houses, warm and friendly people, along with some excellent landscapes and sights made this tiny island province, a great experience and pleasure to run through! Read more…

Sunday, July 5, 2009. One Comment

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July 5th, 2009

Run Day 5

Halifax & Ferry to PEI

Camera & Video Crew: Jasjit, Amanjit, & Jagdeep

It was a late start to the day as we all had a chance to sleep-in on our day off after spending the night with various families of the Maritime Sikh Society. We are extremely thankful to the following families who opened their homes to us, and took care of us as part of their own families Read more…

Saturday, July 4, 2009. 2 Comments

img_1189.jpg July 4th, 2009

Run Day 4

Port Hawkesbury to Pictou, Nova Scotia

Camera Crew: Amanjit, Jagdeep, Jasjit

 

After a bit of a challenging day in Nova Scotia on July 3rd, we were definitely ready to have a full run-day of smooth sailing and lots of running for both teams, and thankfully enough we got almost all of our wish… with the exception of a rainy day that was still nice to cool off in!

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