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13 - 19 May 2012

RacingThePlanet: Jordan 2012 Blogs

24 hours out from formal gear check
10-May-2012 09:08:58 AM [(GMT+08:00) Beijing, Chongqing, Hong Kong, Urumqi]

Arrived in Jordan last night and had a brief look around the city followed by dinner as the sun went down. Caught up with Harmony (Stephen Bradshaw), finally after months of emailing each other about what to bring, what jacket to buy. Finally feels all real now. temperature is good at the moment. around 25-28 and low humidity. Hope it stays that way! Today will involve a massive breakfast and final sorting out of gear, checking into race central hotel and trying to rest as much as possible. Plane trip was surprisingly ok. On the 14.5 leg from Melbourne to Doha, I had a couple of seats to myself, so was able to get a few hours kip in. Hope to do more of that today, as don't think I will have much of a sleep in the desert next week! Look forward to the race start, and can then stop over thinking everything!
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Yumi Perkins

Posted: 12-May-2012 12:43:10 AM

Good luck, Glen. Have a great walk through this amazing part of the world! I am sure you will have a laugh after everything is done!!

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Have completed a few 100km events, and want to see
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