10 Runners Finish 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 Days

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    The World Marathon Challenge, an organized event for registered runners running 26.2 miles on each continent, has finished this past week. It was a success as all 10 runners that started the event actually did finish running 7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days. There were two other runners who completed their goal of running a half marathon on each continent in 7 days. 2015 World Marathon Challenge – Finished! That is a fantastic effort to pull off! It is not many races that can lay claim to a 100% completion rate and this had to be one of the most physically intense races. That is a great job to each of the 12 runners and they certainly deserve the congratulations that they have been receiving. Check out the Facebook page for the results as they had come in. The overall winner of the 2015 World Marathon Challenge was David Gething. The fastest marathon run was actually run in the final leg, Sydney, by Doug Wilson with a time of 3 hours... The post 10 Runners Finish 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 Days appeared first on Running with Miles.

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