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Team Noble: Monday Race Update 6

Team Noble have relayed the following message as part of their weekly update:

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Team Noble: Monday Race Update 5

Team Noble have relayed the following message as part of their weekly update:

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Team Noble: Monday Race Update 4

Team Noble had a Merry Christmas, with wind nice and low, temperatures very pleasing and the waves 2-3m blowing in a good direction. We thought we would take it easy today and regroup both our strength and food intake. Blair…

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Team Noble: Monday Race Update 3

After a tough start they thought conditions would settle … they were wrong. Weather and sea conditions have been rough and the organisers have confirmed this. Team Noble where overtaken by the other boats and it was necessary to deploy…

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Team Noble: Monday Race Update 2

On Thursday, 14th December at 12:30 hours, Team Noble, consisting of Kris and Blair, started the race. Atlantic Challenge did a Facebook live and it was good to see the support they had over there. All Teams got a great…

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Team Noble: Pre Race Update

On Monday 27th, a great deal of running around was done checking and double checking kit that was going out with them. The following day they said goodbye to their family and flew out to La Gomera. Their boat, Pendovey…

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British Firefighter Challenge 2017: The Results

On 29th July 2017, the second British Firefighter Challenge event went underway at Leicester’s De Montford University campus. Following the successes of Firestyle’s sponsorship of the first ever British Firefighter Challenge the year previous, Firestyle continued with its sponsorship of…

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Micky Nicholas: ‘The fire service was a negative environment for black people – but it’s changed’

When Michael – aka Micky – Nicholas, 53, joined the London fire brigade (LFB) in 1990, just 3% of firefighters in the capital were from black and minority ethnic (BAME) communities. He recalls “people patting me on the shoulder, and…

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Vegans, vegetarians and now… reducetarians

For anyone who has tried to cut out meat entirely and failed, there’s a new movement which tries to take a more pragmatic approach Unlike drinking, exercise and home cooking, being vegetarian is seen as a black-and-white deal. You either…

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Team Noble: 125 Days To Go

With less than 125 days to go until the 2017 Talisker Whiskey Challenge, Team Noble have treated us to their latest photo shoot. In November 2016, Firestyle announced that they were a proud sponsor of Team Noble’s Atlantic Row 2017,…

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