Recovering teenage drug addicts given chance to ‘walk a different path’ thanks to Gobi Desert ultramarathon

//Recovering teenage drug addicts given chance to ‘walk a different path’ thanks to Gobi Desert ultramarathon

Recovering teenage drug addicts given chance to ‘walk a different path’ thanks to Gobi Desert ultramarathon

Ultra running in the remote Gobi Desert is proving a powerful rehabilitation tool for troubled teens addicted to drugs. Since 2015, Esquel Group, one of the world’s largest textile apparel businesses, has been funding pupils from the Christian Zheng Sheng Association rehabilitation school to take part in the 250km Gobi March.The gruelling experience has had such a profound effect on recovering youths, that it has helped to give them a new direction in life.“When I talk to them now, I cannot see…

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