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March 29, 2016


Srinigar, 33.1km and total distance 4416.7km

The Spirit of India Run is done. Today, Pat Farmer took his last step at the Nishal Gardens in Srinagar, Kashmir to finish his epic run across India with a final total of 4400km.

The Australian ultra-marathon legend em...

March 28, 2016

Banihal to Anantnag, 80.7km

Tomorrow was the day it would all come to a close and it was literally and figuratively uphill from here on out.

The entire team was in overdrive to make things as perfect as they could be. For some of us it was the longest and most challengin...

March 27, 2016

Patnitop to Banihal, 83km​

“What’s a shooting stone?” the crew photographer asked as he was hanging off the side – by this point in the journey, hanging off the side of the car felt as natural as sitting on the front porch.

The driver screamed at him to get back into the...

March 24, 2016

Gurdaspur to Pathankot, 44km

Josh left us this morning.

It was a sombre farewell – the evening before we brought out a cake and some candles. Pat put on John Denver’s Leaving on a Jet Plane from a tiny speaker and we all took turns serenading him. The girls – Tania and K...

March 24, 2016

The Australian government and Pat Farmer support the girl child. The following is a message from the Australian Consulate General:

​The Australian Consulate General in Mumbai has provided a grant of A$20,870 through the Direct Aid Program to the K.C. Mahindra Trust’s Pr...

March 20, 2016

Ludhiana to Jalandhar, 80.5km

The cars had fallen behind. They were caught in a traffic jam that was not moving. Any attempt to go around would result in them falling off the side of the road and into the ravine below.

From the top of our car, as we were running down the...

March 19, 2016

Rupnagar to Ludhiana, 83.2km

When Pat puts in his earphones it’s his universal sign for “I want to run alone”. At this point, unless you’re bringing him a cold drink or some important news, he doesn’t want to be disturbed.

Yesterday he had his earphones in for 40km as he...

March 12, 2016

 Chhata to Baghola 66.1km

The power during the concert as the storm hit. It’d been a long day, but finding shelter in the rain, in the dark, while eating cake was bliss.

That morning was another border crossing. Like all the ones before, it’d been a rather chaotic transi...

March 8, 2016

Dausa to Chhokarwara Kalan, 60km​

There are 110,000 young girls whose lives could be made better because of this run. Those girls, who would otherwise be locked in poverty, could grow up to be engineers, doctors or someday even the Prime Minister.

“Today is Internat...

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