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by tractakid
15 Dec 2018, 13:34
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Christmas Park Challenge 2018 - 15th December - Finsbury Park
Replies: 58
Views: 3708

Re: Christmas Park Challenge 2018 - 15th December - Finsbury Park

Afraid I was a DNS too. Just not in the right place to do it today. I normally love the Parks Challenge.
by tractakid
26 Nov 2018, 22:46
Forum: Zone 1: Full Network Challenge Attempts
Topic: First Attempt 04/01/19
Replies: 10
Views: 381

Re: First Attempt 04/01/19

Plenty of information buried on this forum. Do lots of reading. Study the geography of the lines on Google Maps. Use the working timetables if you need very specific timings. Know that attempt #1 won't go to plan and improvisation skills improve with time.
by tractakid
16 Oct 2018, 13:18
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Could one train travel the entire tube network?
Replies: 12
Views: 1598

Re: Could one train travel the entire tube network?

You can also link the Tube to the entire National Rail network, which is all interlinked. Waterloo & City excepting. I believe a LU battery loco could go everywhere with enough charge.
by tractakid
14 Oct 2018, 10:27
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: Tube Challenge parkrun league...
Replies: 2138
Views: 242526

Re: Tube Challenge parkrun league...

There's a global list at parkrun.com/results/mostevents

You need 30 venues to get on that list though :)
by tractakid
08 Oct 2018, 12:54
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: All the terminals
Replies: 6
Views: 958

Re: All the terminals

Yeah, it was the terminals that gave inspiration for that challenge. Increasing it to all of Zone 1 made it more interesting and reduced arguments about what is considered to be a terminal!
by tractakid
13 Sep 2018, 17:57
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Random 15 Championship 2018/19: Round 1
Replies: 50
Views: 4923

Re: Random 15 Championship 2018/19: Round 1

Going Underground wrote:
13 Sep 2018, 11:15
tractakid wrote:
12 Sep 2018, 21:17
I'll be heading to South Norwood parkrun that day now :)
Be your first time in daylight :wink:
No! scrxisi and I explored the park a couple of years ago and between us decided it would be an excellent place to hold a parkrun. Low and behold... someone else thought the same!
by tractakid
12 Sep 2018, 21:17
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Random 15 Championship 2018/19: Round 1
Replies: 50
Views: 4923

Re: Random 15 Championship 2018/19: Round 1

I'll be heading to South Norwood parkrun that day now :)
by tractakid
29 Aug 2018, 11:08
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Random 15 Championship 2018/19: Round 1
Replies: 50
Views: 4923

Re: Random 15 Championship 2018/19: Round 1

Sailing the choppy waters: GU, xcooler123, michael_churchill, RJSRdg, roblo97, tractakid
parrrrrrkrun @ ?? : GU, xcooler123, tractakid
Spoons @ ?? : GU, xcooler123, roblo97, tractakid

Bexley parkrun?
by tractakid
04 Aug 2018, 18:56
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: Tube Challenge parkrun league...
Replies: 2138
Views: 242526

Re: Tube Challenge parkrun league...

I was incredibly fortunate to receive an invite to Springhill parkrun today, which takes place in HMP Spring Hill. A parkrun you can't just rock up to or even request to take part in! What I witnessed was incredible- a level of enthusiasm and gratitude unparalleled at normal 5k events and I had some...
by tractakid
23 Jun 2018, 20:38
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: Tube Challenge parkrun league...
Replies: 2138
Views: 242526

Re: Tube Challenge parkrun league...

A ridiculous 57 second PB at Victoria Dock today.
by tractakid
16 Jun 2018, 18:15
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: Tube Challenge parkrun league...
Replies: 2138
Views: 242526

Re: Tube Challenge parkrun league...

Was all snow when I did Wanstead Flats!
by tractakid
04 Jun 2018, 12:00
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Random 15 Championship 2017/18: Round 6
Replies: 52
Views: 4142

Re: Random 15 Championship 2017/18: Round 6

I got the Bakerloo out of Willesden before switching to the Overground at Queens Park.
by tractakid
03 Jun 2018, 12:32
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Random 15 Championship 2017/18: Round 6
Replies: 52
Views: 4142

Re: Random 15 Championship 2017/18: Round 6

Grateful for the prompt results Tangy. Was a shame to have to leave early. Bring on the next season!