Talkback: Marathon des Sables: The Greatest Journey

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26/04/2012 at 20:54
James, thanks for sharing your story I got a real sense of you in it. Well done for completing it does not come close to how proud I hope you feel for what you have done
26/04/2012 at 21:02

That sounds like one hell of a journey you have been on and conquered - respect and well done.  Take a bow.

27/04/2012 at 08:38
Well done! It sounds like such an utterly memorable experience. You should be VERY proud of yourself for what you've managed to acheive.
27/04/2012 at 10:54
What an amazing journey. I can't fathom the strength of will you must have to keep running on numb feet and mutinous legs, anyone who does MdS and has such a brilliant finish has my utter respect and admiration! Well done to you!
27/04/2012 at 11:52
Incredible performance, James. Absolute respect.
27/04/2012 at 13:35
Thanks for sharing - a truly brilliant experience!!!!
27/04/2012 at 16:04

Some classic lines in there: "Crucially, she didn’t say I couldn’t do it, so I had the all-clear" and "After cleaning myself up, I pushed hard again."

Great writing - even better running! 

30/04/2012 at 09:45
Thanks for all your kind words - 4 toe nails now lost in total, but back to feeling normal and more importantly, running again. Hoorah!
10/05/2012 at 12:16

Amazing achivement. Just proves to me that when i say I don't want to do this race I am right....

Well done you. 

30/06/2012 at 23:03
Did you win????

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