An unprecedented and massively ambitious plan to run 50 off-road marathons, over 50 mountain peaks, in just 50 days is being launched in Auckland today with fifty ascents of Mt Eden by New Zealand’s world record-setting trail runner, Malcolm Law.
Once accomplished, the fifty day, back to back with no rest days, odyssey will rank as one of the great feats of human endurance.
The Partners Life High Five-0 Challenge is the latest endurance feat to be attempted by Malcolm Law.
In 2009 Law became the first person ever to run New Zealand’s seven mainland ‘Great Walks’ in seven days, while raising fundsfor Leukaemia & Blood Cancer NZ.
In 2012 he completed the 1,014 km long South West Coast Path in the UK in a record time of 17 days and raised funds for theMental Health Foundation.
Law’s latest challenge…
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