*Update - yayyy we did it! All 12 marathons done plus several "halves" and a few Ultras chucked in for good measure! Well we're nearly there now, just two more to go. We leave for Barcelona and the beautiful Pyrenees next week for our "Spanish leg" of our adventure and then for our final one - who knows where but it will be spectacular! The last 11
Let's introduce a new word to you in the world of healthy eating - Plant Powered Light! For those of you who've followed us for a while, you will now that in May 2014, to coincide with the start of our 12 marathon, 12 month, 12 country challenge, we embarked on a plant based diet inspired by amongst others, the famous ultra runner Rich Roll.
The drive through France had been miserable - wet, windy and bitterly cold. However the next morning, as we parked the car in Bedouin at the foot of Mont Ventoux, it couldn't be more different, the sun was shining and there wasn't a cloud in the sky - a perfect December morning for our attempt to tame the "Beast of Provence". Our original intention had