Aidas Ardzijauskas started his 8000 km run!
Aidas Ardzijauskas, a 46-year-old Lithuanian fire-and-rescue officer and ultra-distance runner, just started his 8000 km Dakar (Senegal) to Vilnius (Lithuania) run!
We will be tracking Aidas LIVE:
The route will cross Senegal, Mauritania, Western Sahara, Morocco, Gibraltar, Spain, France, Monaco, Italy, Austria, the Czech Republic, Poland and Lithuania.
Aidas is no stranger to running ultra-distances. In the past Aidas ran around Lithuania, around the Baltic Sea and across America. Here are some of his previous achievements:
100 km: 8:13:53, split, Palermo 24h 2011
6h: 74,771 km, Stein, Netherlands 2009
12h: 121,816 km, split, Brive 24h WC 2010
24h: 218,823 km, Brive 24h WC 2010
48h: 299,337 km, split, New York 6d 2016
6d: 832,030 km, New York 6d 2016
10d: 1073,432 km, New York 10d 2015