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The Official EndtoEnd Carrot!

The “Official LEJOG Carrot” Photo Gallery.

The Copper Boot of Destiny, the “Yellow Thong”, and of course the “Official End2End Carrot” all accompanied us on our LEJOG ride. Unfortunately the carrot made a jump for it off Tom’s handlebars in a bid for freedom whilst doing 40MPH down a hill into Oban. (RIP).

The Copper Boot of Destiny has retired since to the lounge bar of The White Hart in Woodbury after its sucessful LEJOG trip,  whilst the Yellow Thong is still cycling regularly and this year completed the 600KM Paris – Brest – Paris Audax with Mark. So in tribute to the the carrot and the boot, I have put together an epitaph of photo’s below, it’s what they would have wanted.

The Official Carrot

[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_007-making-friends-with-old-harry.jpg]1250
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_008-dont-pay-the-ferryman.jpg]230
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_016-minions-host-honours-the-carrot.jpg]260
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_021-entering-devon-at-horsebridge_2.jpg]170
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_038-the-current-mrs-sales.jpg]150
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_054-jonny-copperboot.jpg]120Johnny Copperboot kicks for glory
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_059-jo-our-kilpeck-host-with-the-carrot.jpg]140
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_065-our-birdges-host-with-the-carrot.jpg]130
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_066-the-chef-at-pontesbury.jpg]50
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_073-into-cheshire.jpg]70
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_092-copper-boot-and-carrot-in-harmony.jpg]80
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_094-into-scotland.jpg]90
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_098-the-carrot-ties-the-knot-b.jpg]90
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_127-the-carrot-points-the-way.jpg]110
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_image007.jpg]110
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_the-unofficial-finish-photo.jpg]210The Yellow Thing makes an appearance. The less said about this the better.
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_000a-official-lejog-start.jpg]130The carrot takes 'centre post' in the official start photo
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_007-making-friends-with-old-harry_0.jpg]80The carrot makes friends with 'Old Harry'
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_008-dont-pay-the-ferryman_0.jpg]50The carrot never pays the ferryman until he gets to the other side
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_016-minions-host-honours-the-carrot_0.jpg]50Our Minions lunch host honours the carrot
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_021-entering-devon-at-horsebridge_0.jpg]30The carrot makes it to Devon
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_038-the-current-mrs-sales_0.jpg]40The current Mrs Sales honours the carrot
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_059-jo-our-kilpeck-host-with-the-carrot_0.jpg]70Jo our host welcomes the carrot to Kilpeck
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_065-our-birdges-host-with-the-carrot_0.jpg]70Even YHA Wardens have been known to shed a tear over the official carrot
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_066-the-chef-at-pontesbury_0.jpg]50Watch that chef and his knives!
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_073-into-cheshire_0.jpg]40The carrot makes it to Cheshire
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_092-copper-boot-and-carrot-in-harmony_0.jpg]60The Copper Boot of Destiny and Official Carrot in harmony
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_094-into-scotland_0.jpg]50The carrot enters Scotland
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_098-the-carrot-ties-the-knot-b_0.jpg]60The carrot in wedding tissue dress at the Old Forge
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_100-the-piper-at-gretna-spies-the-carrot.jpg]60The Old Forge Piper spies the carrot
[img src=http://79.170.40.239/pewseys.co.uk/wp-content/flagallery/the-official-carrot/thumbs/thumbs_127-the-carrot-points-the-way_0.jpg]60The carrot points the way on Arran

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