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by James_#510
27 May 2006, 15:40
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Longest 'on foot' section
Replies: 20
Views: 7192

The south harrow run is a nightmare, and definately not worth trying!
by James_#510
16 May 2006, 19:07
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: ******** Is NOT Coming Back (EVER EVER EVER)
Replies: 44
Views: 11047

I wonder whether he wants to accompany me on a 275 attempt on the 19th....... Now that would be interesting! You're doing a 275 this Friday? You're more than likely to dive into Zone 1 at some point during our timeframe, so I shall keep an eye out for you! Not that I know what you look like! Well h...
by James_#510
16 May 2006, 14:56
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: ******** Is NOT Coming Back (EVER EVER EVER)
Replies: 44
Views: 11047

I wonder whether he wants to accompany me on a 275 attempt on the 19th....... Now that would be interesting!

********: meet me at Terminal 4 if you want to come along. We leave at 4:50am.
by James_#510
29 Apr 2006, 22:36
Forum: Zone 1: Full Network Challenge Attempts
Topic: NEW WORLD RECORD: set 10/4/06
Replies: 32
Views: 12340

nozzacook wrote:I hope his boasts are wrong as I am Due to make a run on May 17th and his time is a good hour under my thoereticial time of about 18hours 15mins ish. Can it actully be done that quickly within the GWR rules.
That's funny. I'm making an attempt on the 18th of May. Good luck to you!
by James_#510
24 Feb 2006, 20:53
Forum: Zone 3: Alternative Challenge Chat
Topic: Anyone fancy an All Lines Challenge tomorrow?
Replies: 13
Views: 3322

Didn't Jack Welsby write one with 14 stations and 13 interchanges for 13 lines, or am I losing it again? (It happens a LOT)
by James_#510
20 Feb 2006, 17:32
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Documentaries
Replies: 4
Views: 2342

Try sending him an iPod 50p....
by James_#510
08 Feb 2006, 13:04
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Direct train from Chesham to Watford? I beg your pardon?
Replies: 39
Views: 11416

Some time ago I did ponder the idea of trying to cover all lines on the LU network. This would not only include the Rickmondsworth Curve, the Kennington Loop etc, but all usual lines in both directions in every combination, so every meter of publically accessable metal was covered. It became quite ...
by James_#510
30 Jan 2006, 15:40
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: All Stations Attempt (Going Off Topic ...)
Replies: 56
Views: 12627

Then someone can try a chemical tube challenge, with steroids, caffeine and sleeping pills all taking the credit!
by James_#510
30 Jan 2006, 15:31
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Best place to start a Tube Challenge?
Replies: 8
Views: 3909

Just to be different, this fool (me) is going to start at Heathrow and finish at Upminster! Wish me luck :D
by James_#510
30 Jan 2006, 15:24
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: A new record? A new time to beat? Changes, changes...
Replies: 16
Views: 5149

TheFatBuoy wrote:Blimey, that's just kicked in - Regent's Park closed for a whole year!

And only a few weeks back I worked out the carriage position to a quick escape there, for legging-it-to-Great-Portland-Street purposes.
If worst comes to worst, Baker Street isn't TOO far from GPS....
by James_#510
30 Jan 2006, 15:18
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: A new record? A new time to beat? Changes, changes...
Replies: 16
Views: 5149

barrykas wrote:In addition, Regents Park is due to be closed from 2006-06-05 to 2007-06-04
Is anyone else thinking that their route will be completely useless for a year, or is it just me?
by James_#510
20 Dec 2005, 15:17
Forum: Zone W: Off Topic Chat
Topic: All Stations Attempt (Going Off Topic ...)
Replies: 56
Views: 12627

I like the 2 consecutive days idea! I'm sure it could be done! We can start at Amersham and go to Upminster (Tube Relief) and then do the opposite the following day.

Does anyone feel that they can stay awake for this long?
by James_#510
08 Oct 2005, 09:25
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Waterloo & City closing for 5 months from April 1 2006
Replies: 29
Views: 9613

Everyone should buy the winner a pint, and if they can't do it again (drunk) then they should have to buy a drink for everyone else too!
by James_#510
03 Oct 2005, 11:18
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Waterloo & City closing for 5 months from April 1 2006
Replies: 29
Views: 9613

Same here, except the person who asked me was a tube challenger!
by James_#510
28 Sep 2005, 23:23
Forum: Zone 2: Tube Challenge Chat
Topic: Waterloo & City closing for 5 months from April 1 2006
Replies: 29
Views: 9613

The worst thing about it is they plan to repaint the trains! I like the blue style that they are now, but after this they will look like central line 1992 stock! :(