BethAnn Telford is a woman on a mission. to run seven marathons in seven days…on seven different continents. It’s all to raise money for brain cancer research, something Telford has been involved with since 2005. She’s trying to reach the $1 million mark and hopes that this will be the push that gets her there. what makes this task even more monumental? She’s herself has brain cancer. From January 23-29, she will run more than 183 miles in marathons in Antarctica, Chile, Miami, Spain, Morocco, The United Arab Emirates, and Australia.
To hear Telford’s story in her own words, visit CBS News here.
If you would like to help get her to her goal, visit BethAnn Telford on pledgeit.org
(photo and story courtesy of ABC News/CBS News)