Jayasalini Olga Abramovskih from Russia makes a lap on the first day of the Self-Transcendence 3100 mile race. Runners alternate the direction they go around the block each day to avoid uneven wear on their bodies.

Jayasalini Olga Abramovskih from Russia makes a lap on the first day of the Self-Transcendence 3100 mile race. Runners alternate the direction they go around the block each day to avoid uneven wear on their bodies.

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Bruce Wallace

Runners, from left to right, Stutisheel Lebedyev from Ukraine, William Sichel from Scotland, Sarah Barnett from Australia, and Pranjal Milovnik from Slovakia.

Runners, from left to right, Stutisheel Lebedyev from Ukraine, William Sichel from Scotland, Sarah Barnett from Australia, and Pranjal Milovnik from Slovakia.

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Bruce Wallace

Mileage totals at the end of the 10th day.

Mileage totals at the end of the 10th day.

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Bruce Wallace

The Enthusiasm Awakeners put apricots and mangos out for the runners. The Sri Chinmoy quote under his picture reads, “The joy of the journey’s start is dream-ful. The pride of the journey’s end is God-ful.”

The Enthusiasm Awakeners put apricots and mangos out for the runners. The Sri Chinmoy quote under his picture reads, “The joy of the journey’s start is dream-ful. The pride of the journey’s end is God-ful.”

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Bruce Wallace

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