All packed and ready for the off

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by lorger, Sep 24, 2013.

  1. lorger

    lorger Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2008
    Messages:
    6,271
    Likes Received:
    7,731
    Location:
    Dumfries
    MH full and ready for the off tomorrow afternoon as we head for Berlin for a week with a wee matter of the marathon on the Sunday.

    Heading to Newcastle for the overnight ferry to Amsterdam then drive to Berlin on Thursday so long drive but gives me a couple of days rest before marathon.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  2. MikeD

    MikeD Funster

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2011
    Messages:
    2,120
    Likes Received:
    1,864
    Location:
    London
    lovely city

    Berlin is a lovely city have a great time. :BigGrin:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  3. Carol

    Carol Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2007
    Messages:
    10,585
    Likes Received:
    15,353
    Location:
    North Wales.
    Enjoy and celebrate :thumb:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  4. algill

    algill Funster

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2007
    Messages:
    644
    Likes Received:
    214
    Location:
    Derbyshire
    Have a good trip and good luck with the marathon Gerry.

    Al
     
    • Like Like x 1
  5. Armytwowheels

    Armytwowheels Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2012
    Messages:
    4,096
    Likes Received:
    6,655
    Location:
    Spain for the winter
    Good luck Gerry. Remember you have done the training, have faith. Oh no hold on a bit... you've done enough training, determination and adrenaline will run out at mile 18, sheer guts and stubbeness will get you through the rest!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  6. Wyaye wires

    Wyaye wires

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2009
    Messages:
    3,831
    Likes Received:
    9,284
    Location:
    Berwickshire
    Have a great trip and all the best for the race.

    Kath and Howie
     
  7. Chris

    Chris Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    May 5, 2010
    Messages:
    16,624
    Likes Received:
    35,939
    Location:
    kent
    Have fun Gerry:thumb:

    If you consider running 26 miles around a city is fun.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. GJH

    GJH Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2007
    Messages:
    27,346
    Likes Received:
    34,930
    Location:
    Acklam, Teesside, originally Glossop
    A marathon Gerry? A case of 26 sigma perhaps?

    Good luck and enjoy anyway :BigGrin:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  9. Brisey

    Brisey Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2007
    Messages:
    6,647
    Likes Received:
    8,083
    Location:
    Tropical Bar,Benidorm.
    Have a great trip Gerry. I ran Berlin back in the 1990's, it is probably the best organnised marathon I have run. A fast course and good crowd support make it a P.B. race.
    Good luck.

    Brisey.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  10. Popeye

    Popeye Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2011
    Messages:
    7,871
    Likes Received:
    17,688
    Location:
    New Forest
    Yeah me too, I was headed for a personal best,

    [​IMG]

    not by a lot but it's a pride thing you know, anyway just a couple of hundred metres out, you'll never guess what happened.................



















    ........she woke me up with a cup of tea; turned out it was all a dream, yet I was out of breath and sweating, not like me at all, why I can't even remember the last time I was breathless in bed!...........:Rofl1:

    Proud of you Gerry.......do well old mate.....Griff
    :thumb:
     
    • Like Like x 2
  11. lorger

    lorger Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2008
    Messages:
    6,271
    Likes Received:
    7,731
    Location:
    Dumfries
    That's the problem Sandra I haven't done the training due to injuries have only run 16 mile and after a 5 mile slow jog last night I ended up having to put ice on my calf, look on the bright side though you get a free beer for finishing :Rofl1:

    It's live on Eurosport so have a look out for me I might stay with the leaders for the first few mile then drop off to give them a chance :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  12. RogeTeri

    RogeTeri Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2012
    Messages:
    330
    Likes Received:
    141
    Location:
    Abrantes, Portugal
    Good luck
     
  13. haganap

    haganap Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2007
    Messages:
    11,152
    Likes Received:
    13,979
    Location:
    Heavan
    Go gerry

    Enjoy i have a few friends out there giving ita go. .
     
    • Like Like x 1
Loading...

Share This Page