Posts made in October, 2013

ITN TV News report on the 5000mileproject

Posted by on Oct 24, 2013 in Running | 0 comments

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The Independent Blog: Eight marathons in eight days and we are in the Caribbean Sea after running 6,504 miles across South America

Posted by on Oct 23, 2013 in Conservation, Running | 0 comments

Fifteen months ago, just as the Olympic gun resonated through the streets of London, bracing ourselves against a blizzard at the southerly-most point of continental South America, we began our race to run the length of the continent. Ever since, we have been pulling our trailer, day-on-day, through ice, snow, hurricane-force winds, over 45°C heat, nearly 100 per cent Amazonian humidity, knee-deep mud, exhausted, vomiting, attacked by swarms of insects, but determined that every step forward will pull us closer to our goal. Now, finally, we have dived into the Caribbean Sea with mighty...

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Couple sponsoring BirdLife are first in the world to run the entire length of South America unsupported, but supported nature throughout

Posted by on Oct 22, 2013 in Armonía, Birdlife International, Birds, Conservation | 0 comments

Imagine how it would feel to run into the Caribbean Sea… Now imagine running into the Caribbean Sea after having run a marathon whilst pulling a trailer weighing up to 100kg… Now imagine running into the Caribbean Sea after having run a marathon almost every day with a trailer for 15 months! This is the feeling the Katharine and David Lowrie experienced yesterday when they became the first people in the world to run the entire length of South America, unsupported, as part of their “5000mile Project”. “There were some really tough parts when you’re tired...

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Running South America – FINISHED!

Posted by on Oct 22, 2013 in Dave and Kaths IPADIO Phonecasts | 0 comments

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IT’S…OVER…6,504…MILES!!

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in Español, Running | 2 comments

IT’S OVER, we’ve crossed the finishline!! 14 months, 23 days, 19 hours, 24 minutes, & 6,504 miles (10.467km) later we have ARRIVED!!! Carupano, Venezuela, Caribbean Sea. ESTA ACABADO, fin de la carrera! Despues 14 meses, 23 dias, 19 horas, 24 minutos, & 6,504 millas (10.467km), hemos llegada!!! Carupano, Venezuela, El mar del...

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