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Dakar Rally: Frontline to Finish Line, Notebook

Dakar Rally: Frontline to Finish Line

Dakar Rally: Frontline to Finish Line, is a two-part documentary following Race2Recovery’s bid to become the first amputee team to finish the infamous Dakar Rally. It debuts on ITV4 Wednesday 24th April at 9pm. Executive Producer Alistair Weaver gives us the inside scoop.

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 24 April 2013 at 10:41 am

The Race2Recovery blog: Next stage cancelled due to flooding, Notebook

The Race2Recovery blog: Next stage cancelled due to flooding

There’s little to report today. The perilous stage from La Rioja to Fiambalá was cancelled due to flooding.

By | Notebook | Thursday, 17 January 2013 at 11:16 am

The Race2Recovery blog: Argentina has been a great friend to the rally, Notebook

The Race2Recovery blog: Argentina has been a great friend to the rally

According to the official Dakar guide, yesterday’s stage might have reminded, “the most open-minded of participants of Ireland in some places”.

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 16 January 2013 at 12:40 pm

The Race2Recovery blog: Our eventful weekend, Notebook

The Race2Recovery blog: Our eventful weekend

Friday, 11 January: Today, the Dakar got high. After six days of dune bashing, the exhausted crews were asked to travel 751km across the Andes in Argentina. Altitude is a strange companion. You can be the fittest person in the world and still get whacked by an irrational sickness at the mountain top.

By | Notebook | Monday, 14 January 2013 at 10:21 am

The Race2Recovery blog: Sad news, Notebook

The Race2Recovery blog: Sad news

This morning, the team woke to the sad news that the Wildcat of Tony Harris and Cathy Derousseaux has been excluded from the Dakar Rally.

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 8 January 2013 at 5:54 pm

The Race2Recovery blog: Day 2 of drama, Notebook

The Race2Recovery blog: Day 2 of drama

Day 2 on the Dakar brought more drama for the Race2Recovery team. The Wildcat of Tony Harris and Cathy Derousseaux suffered technical problems on the 242 km stage and was assisted by the team’s race truck.

By | Notebook | Monday, 7 January 2013 at 4:40 pm

The Race2Recovery blog: The Rally can bite at anytime, Notebook

The Race2Recovery blog: The Rally can bite at anytime

Dakar veterans will tell you that the Rally can bite at anytime and on the very first day, it bit the Race2Recovery team.

By | Notebook | Monday, 7 January 2013 at 10:38 am

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