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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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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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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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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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Do you fear failure? Or do you embrace it as part of the learning experience: the path that can open doors you didn’t know existed? Travis Pastrana (above) is the perfect advocate for our Race4Change: a genuine guy, hugely talented … 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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Nice little video here by the Funk Factory Films unit, grabbing some thoughts from Travis Pastrana before he left the rally and headed back to the USA three days ago. Travis gave Race4Change everything and Africa rewarded him with the … Continue reading

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Today was another difficult day on Safari. All of the drivers have been saying how one stage is the worst they’ve ever seen, then the next is the worst they have ever seen: stage after stage. With the rain that’s … Continue reading

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Had a text update from Race4Change’s Funk on Stage 13 (first stage this morning) to say he had managed to ford a swirling mass of flooded river but been lucky to do so. Shortly after, the live rally tracker showed … Continue reading

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