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EXPLORING THE WORLD


Inspirational and extreme

People are doing a lot more than Walking Across America.

Some folks are doing things beyond anything I ever imagined.

Someone should tell someone, yes?

Here are links where you can read about them!

There, I did MY part!

DEATH VALLEY'S SAND DUNES

Extreme World Adventurers

  1. Paula Constant
  2. Terry Fox
    ...more about Terry Fox
  3. John Francis
  4. Rob Gauntlett (Rob and his friend Ben Saunders died recently, while climbing in the Alps)
  5. Ben Saunders
  6. James Hooper    180 degrees
  7. Gary Hause
  8. Dave and John Kunst
  9. Donna Lange
  10. Andrew Skurka
    ...more about Andrew Skurka

Events

BADWATER
Death Valley's Famous Ultramarathon:
135 miles, 135 Degrees, 60 hours

Death Valley Badwater
Each summer the world's elite runners come to Death Valley, CA to run from "Badwater" the site of the lowest elevation (282 feet below sea level) and the hottest temperatures in North America, to Mt Whitney, the highest mountain in North America (14505 above sea level) and 135 miles away.




"Only within, named long ago, that unsatisfactory algebra, the soul, blooms or withers each according to kind and ability, always and ever the same, the same."   from Ecclesia






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