Sunday, 10 October 2010

FTC Day 26

We have reached 6,212,188 metres and are holding on to our 8th place ranking.
The top 3 Empty the Tanks team mates are giving it their all in the final week, here are the latest figures:

1 Derek Kyme 435,639
2 Dan McCarthy 430,988
3 John Dunn 353,331

Only 5 days to go before the end of the competition. We can do it team - keep ROWING STRONG.

7 comments:

  1. Ahh Dan! You are killing me. I have rowed 35k today and you are still ahead. I was tempted to get back on the machine a do another few k's but I just can't force myself off the sofa. Well done mate, keep it up!

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  2. I changed my mind, the kids went to bed so I knocked out another 5k.

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  3. Del you are super-human - you're doing a great job. There are still a few hours left before the close of day....
    Chris and I know how you feel, we both did the CTC Oct pyramid of 100 > 900 > 100 with 45 second rests this afternoon and we haven't left the sofa since.

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  4. Well I've sprained my left hand from football, have a chesty cold, and still have a broken PM3. I think that's my FRC officially over :(

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  5. Oh yes, and I see Matt Longman suddenly came from nowhere again to put himself 150km in the lead. Great for the team, but not really in the spirit of competition I'd have thought.

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  6. Mark,
    Sorry to hear about your cold, sprained hand AND the battery problems - it seems you have had a bad run of things in the final week of the FTC. You have been a fantastic competitor during this challenge and we certainly wouldn't be in the top ten without your help and dedication.
    See you in November at the BIRC.
    Caroline

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  7. Chris,
    You may need to re-row the CTC Oct pyramid. :) After completing it today--absolutely hellish, by the way--I came home to enter my time and discovered that I was 0.8 seconds behind you! :)
    Call me a masochist, but I am going to do it again sometime soon to see if I can shave off a second. And we need to convince 2 more ETT members to complete it as well. Any takers out there?
    Ciao,
    David J.

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