The penultimate video chapter in this epic journey sees Chris and Judi finally arrive in Vladivostock and the boarding of the ferry to Sakaiminato for the final leg to the opening match of the World Cup. Babushka and Chris made across Siberia with the help and support of many new Russian friends
Chapter Eight of Chris Blakey’s epic adventure travelling to the Rugby World Cup in a 1937 Austin across Siberia. This video chapter covers the trip from Lake Baikal to Novobureyskiy. During this journey, Sputnik2 (Will Leith) made his scheduled departure by train to Chita for a flight home and Chris was joined by fellow adventurer […]
Modern Day HeroesBen Stokes vs Chris Blakey The British people need heroes more than ever. We are a nation accustomed to unfulfilled dreams and heroic failure. We have a capacity to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory and phrases like “batting collapse”, “abject display”, and “missed chances” are all too common in the language […]
The next installment of the video sampler of this amazing journey
This is a video compilation of the story and the journey as far as Moscow – I hope to complete the full journey over the coming weeks.