RUN THE WORLD, SANTIAGO, LEG 2

I love South America, it’s a diverse, exciting, and entertaining continent. I boasts Iguasu – the world’s largest waterfalls, the mighty Andes mountains and vibrant cities including Rio and Buenos Aires. But Patagonia and Chile are probably my favourite. Chile looks like myself, long and skinny. Ranging from the Atacama desert in the North to… Continue reading RUN THE WORLD, SANTIAGO, LEG 2

RUN THE WORLD, ANTARCTICA, LEG 1

RunTheWorld, Antarctica, start time: Friday, 23 November 2012, 14:06 GMT. 7 ultra marathons on 7 continents in 7 days was always going to be a tough ask logistically and athletically. Actually getting to Antarctica is an absolute highlight of my life. Incredible both in terms of its beauty but also the hostility of the environment.… Continue reading RUN THE WORLD, ANTARCTICA, LEG 1

JOIN ANDREW RUNNING AROUND THE WORLD IN 7 DAYS – November 2012

Andrew Murray, a GP, and the Scottish Government’s Physical Activity Champion is gearing up for his most gruelling challenge yet when he runs seven ultra marathons on seven continents over seven consecutive days, immediately after completing the Ice Marathon in Antarctica. Andrew, 32 from Aberdeen, now living in Edinburgh, has been running for seven years… Continue reading JOIN ANDREW RUNNING AROUND THE WORLD IN 7 DAYS – November 2012

7 ULTRAS ON 7 CONTINENTS IN 7 DAYS – Join the fun!

One of the things that will keep me going when I’m tired, jet lagged or cold is knowing that this challenge is much more than a bloke with a big nose running in different parts of the world. The more important bit is to get AT LEAST 5,000 people to take part in RunTheWorld – walking,… Continue reading 7 ULTRAS ON 7 CONTINENTS IN 7 DAYS – Join the fun!