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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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John Glynn: One final story from me before I move on to pastures new! It’s been a privilege to work with Race4Change for the last 6 months or more: many thanks for all your support and enthusiasm. Here’s Gabriel Kadidi … Continue reading

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As if 2011′s toughest-ever Safari wasn’t enough of a challenge for the rest of one’s life, Race4Change Porsche guru, Francis Tuthill, is currently gearing up for the London to Capetown Rally, which starts in Parliament Square on New Year’s Day. … 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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Having spent over two years getting ready for this incredible event, it’s hard to believe the 2011 Safari Rally is over. It’s been a roller coaster for all of us: emotional ups and downs amidst personal struggles to stay motivated … Continue reading

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Just had this through from our man Andrew Doig at the podium in Mombasa – first picture of the 2011 Safari winners. I’m sure many more will be taken today, and in the weeks to come. So exciting!

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We have done it! We have won the 2011 Safari Rally, with Björn Waldegård behind the wheel of a Tuthill Porsche-prepared 911. We’re waiting for official confirmation of the result before the podium ceremony at 1pm in Mombasa, Kenya, but … Continue reading

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The day 8 data is in, and its been a decent day for the Race4Change Safari Rally team. Though it was disappointing to lose car 24 due to a snapped rear torsion bar tube – 24 is the Tanzanite Blue … Continue reading

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Here’s another great short video from Funk Factory Films featuring Mary Ellen Iskenderian of Women’s World Banking talking about why Safari is the perfect platform to launch this idea of racing to empower women. Mary Ellen also wonders how we … Continue reading

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Björn and Mathias Waldegård starting day 8 of the 2011 Safari Classic Rally seven seconds down on P1 was always going to mean an exciting first stage of the day. That is what we got. The former World Champion set … Continue reading

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