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Organisers of the East African Safari Classic Rally have announced that a new charity will bring a six-car Porsche team on the 2013 event. Titled Race4Health, the group is the brainchild of David von Schinkel, a Swedish entrepreneur and Porsche … Continue reading

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The organisers of the East African Safari Classic Rally have announced the dates of the 2013 event: 21st to the 29th of November. I blogged the 2011 event in full with Race4Change.org and Tuthill Porsche. We had a ball, with … Continue reading

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Nice little video interview with Steve Funk on the Real Leaders website. Steven tells the story of our 2011 East African Safari Rally effort, the victory and the ideas behind microfinance. Steve’s passion for microfinance shines above everything else. Love … Continue reading

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Pics by Gerard Brown/Enduro Rally and Turbo’s Boys in Egypt The number 45 Porsche 911 of Joost van Cauwenberge and Jacques Castalein is demonstrating relentless pace on the London Cape Town. Down to 7th after a penalty for non-standard dampers, … Continue reading

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Our final video – a recap of the Race4Change action surrounding our 2011 Safari Rally campaign – is now up on our Youtube Channel. The video shows all of our team in action: Steve Funk, Andrew Doig, Travis Pastrana, Fabrizia … Continue reading

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Race4Change main man Travis Pastrana has this week been competing for Team USA at the 2011 Race of Champions in Düsseldorf, Germany. The Race Of Champions has been staged every year since 1988, founded by IMP President Fredrik Johnsson and … Continue reading

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Just unearthed a few more great East African Safari Classic Rally news round-up videos. Also found a few in Swahili that I might post later: they have some different footage in them. Enjoy these and keep donating to Race4Change: our … Continue reading

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Great post by Funk, sent from his Kenyan decompression tank after a tough ten days on the Safari Rally: Just finishing 36 hours of a decompression in the hills north of Nairobi at a friend’s home and reserve.  We invited … Continue reading

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Throughout the 2011 Safari Rally, Race4Change and Ferdinand Porsche Magazine pushed large numbers of users towards the Safari Rally’s live tracking tools, overlaid with Google Earth. We used it every stage and found it invaluable in keeping up with progress … Continue reading

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Well, the rally is over. In the end, we won and took sixth place: our Iowa farm boy philanthropist beating Race4Change’s fourth car, driven by a six-time Kenyan Rally Champion. That was Ian Duncan, who finished seventh. I’m waiting for … Continue reading

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