Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra: record smashed as Harvey Lewis runs for 85 hours in Tennessee

//Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra: record smashed as Harvey Lewis runs for 85 hours in Tennessee

Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra: record smashed as Harvey Lewis runs for 85 hours in Tennessee

Harvey Lewis secured victory in the Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra in Tennessee on Tuesday, lasting a record 85 hours and covering 569 kilometres at the “race that never ends”.In Backyard Ultra races, runners have one hour to complete a 6.7km loop, but they must start their next loop exactly on the next hour, and the competition keeps going until just one runner is left.Once the second-last runner drops out, the winner has to complete one final loop to claim victory, but is not allowed to do any more…

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