CHAPTER 7 Aussie 8

‘Okay Ben, I want to do something big, something to really challenge us. I reckon we should try to run a marathon on each of the seven continents around the world.’ Luke offered with an expectant smile on his face. ‘I've put together this spreadsheet that'll explain everything.’

I've got a plan

Luke is a planner; someone who works meticulously to ensure that every detail of a project is taken care of and no stone left unturned, minimising the chances of failure. He also likes a challenge, usually a seriously physical one that pushes his body to the limits of endurance. To Luke, a run is not a run unless it involves at least an hour of heart-pounding, calf-cramping tracks that undulate like an AC sine wave. We're very ...

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