Yesterday, adventurer Anna McNuff announced her next adventure: Barefoot Britain. In 2019, Anna will run 100 barefoot marathons across the UK - and she means barefoot. No shoes whatsoever!
Barefoot Britain will take place from summer through to winter of 2019. Anna will start on 2nd June from the Shetland Islands and weave her way down through the UK - including parts of Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey, Isle of Man and Isle of Wight.
You can see the full route here.
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