Away Games

The distances in the US mitigate against fans traveling to see away games. There is often a number of fans of the visiting team at A’s game, but these are usually people who live in the area, but support the other team.

On Thursday, on way back to the UK I was sat next to someone who was traveling to see an anyway game. He had flown out from San Francisco and was on the Dallas flight to London. He and his brother were going to see the 49ers play an NFL game at Wembley. That is about 11,000 mile round trip for a game.

Published in: on 25 October, 2013 at 8:57  Comments (1)  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is:

RSS feed for comments on this post.

One CommentLeave a comment

  1. True fan!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: