On May 5, 2013, after a lifetime of competitive running, I collapsed within sight of the finish line of a half marathon. I had no pulse and was not breathing for somewhere between 5 and 7 minutes. I was saved by four race spectators, 2 paramedics and one portable defibrillator, (AED).
On May 5, 2014, I shall set out from Parliament Hill and run (walk, crawl or stumble) 60 to 70 km a day until I have covered the entire 470 km to Toronto and the finish line of the race that defeated me a year before.
Visit my Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/newlifemarathon
Training can only take me so far, support will carry me the rest of the way
Getting back into the swing of things
Good luck in your endevour! If this isn't inspiring to the rest of us, I don't know what is! Why run? Because we can! Thank you!
Amazing!!!!! Good luck!