Between April 14 and May 1, 2011 I ran 506 miles
solo across the Mojave Desert, averaging 30 miles
per day. I became the first person to run alone from
the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, across the Mojave
Desert, to Badwater
Basin, Death Valley.
More than 16,000 school
kids from 9 countries participated virtually,
logging more than 60,000 miles during the run.
During week two of the run I ran 229 miles, which
was difficult due to sand-covered roads and fierce
My website for the run across the Mojave remains
online and contains daily writings, pictures, videos and
here to visit the run across Mojave website
View roadside & news videos from my Mojave run:
Click here to access the YouTube Videos
View highlight photos of my run across the Mojave:
here for photos of the 2011 Mojave run
Watch my 2011 solo run across the Mojave
Desert at the
age of 46.
(also featuring pictures of school kids
worldwide who ran with me virtually)