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    Default Where has your STP fleece been?

    This weekend I wore my STP fleece to and from England. On Friday it went to Blenheim Palace NW of London. On Sunday it was seen all along the eastern coast of Devon in SW England.

    Cold, windy almost rainy days and I was warm and toastie. Where have you been with your fleece?

    Free advertising all over the world is legal for a STP fleece.
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    Sadly I don't have a fleece since I was too much of a slacker at fundraising this year. I have however been wearing my STP shirt and displaying my pack tag when I hike. This weekend I met a couple of people on the trail (in NH) that pointed to my shirt and asked me about the event. One said that he had heard of it and thought about it but not done it before. I hopefully talked him into it for next year. Advertise at every opportunity! My current philosophy is - if you can't be a better fundraiser recruit others that are perhaps better...
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    Mine made the trip from VA back up to NH for the Flag on the 48 hike. Though it did make it to the summits, it wasn't actually cold enough to have to break it out.

    I did wear my STP8 shirt on the hike up and changed into the STP07 on at the first flag. Saw a guy on the way down that looked at me kinda puzzled, pointed at the shirt and said, "didn't you have the same shirt on earlier, but it was gray?"

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    Keep them thinking - and display your shirts and fleece and spread the word about STP.

    I have started planning for STP09 since I now want a 2nd fleece. That way I can have one large and one medium depending on how many layers I have underneath. We are going to have 2009 STP fleeces aren't we?
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    My STP fleece has been to Martha's Vineyard for Columbus Day weekend, and to the valley office of the Obs daily for work. There WILL be an incentive for STP 09 topfundraisers but we've not yet decided on what. I do love hiker feedback...

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    There WILL be an incentive for STP 09 topfundraisers but we've not yet decided on what. I do love hiker feedback...
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    This is my first year to earn one too. I will be proud to wear it everywhere - once the cold weather returns though.

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    Chris and Bob,
    Congrats on getting your fleeces this year.Maybe someone can get a picture of the two of you proudly wearing them for all of us to see.

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    The fleeces get ordered right after STP is over when things settle down for the staff (might be a couple of weeks this year being the event is so much bigger this time). So, it was into September I think last year when we got them. We can certainly arrange for a September date at the summit for a photo op.
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    If they are in by Sept. I am still planning on going up to see you and Charlie.

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