Branding themselves “Million Metres for Melanoma” 12 doctors will attempt to complete a world record 1000-kilometre relay run to raise funds for a new melanoma unit at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.
Dal Bhat is a rite of passage for travellers in Nepal. Haven’t tried it? Then you haven’t experienced the country’s national dish. Most Nepali people eat Dal Bhat for lunch every day and I don’t blame them.
In the three years that I spent living in Reading, I never thought that the countryside was so close until I stumbled across the Thames Path. Initially, I was running on roads and mainly ran repeated loops of the University Campus in the dead of night – it was bleak to put it lightly. In
I would bet that a good amount of people consider running to be a boring means of exercise. I thought this too until I began to run faster times, longer workouts and worked on my form. Once I started improving, it became a game.
Every thru-hiker has a war story or two – intense weather, flys turning into kites, bags falling apart. Mine involve midnight bear encounters and the loss of my phone and bank card (which embarrassingly I lost in two separate incidents..)