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Around the Grounds in 14 days: Day three

15th May, 2014 by Lauren Eads - This article is over multiple pages: 1 2 3 4

On day three of the Benevolent chairman’s challenge, Chris Porter travelled to the south coast taking in six stadiums in one of his most challenging days yet.

Southampton

Chris set off on his “trusty steed” pedal bike from St Mary’s Stadium in Southampton at 7am with the words, “too tired to spell my own name.” It was the start of a day which would see Chris visit six football grounds on the UK’s south coast on what he was anticipating to be one of his most logistically challenging days.

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