Preston man to attempt 1,720-mile barefoot walking Guinness World Record across Europe

0 Have your say A Preston man is hoping to put his name in the record books by walking more than 1,700 miles – barefoot! Matthew Strange from Fulwood is looking to achieve a Guinness World Record for the longest barefoot journey by walking 1,720 miles from Gibraltar to St Catherine’s Hospice in Preston via Madrid, Paris, Brussels, Calais and Dover.
The mammoth task will start on Monday, March 11 at 8am, with Matthew flying to Gibraltar four days earlier.
The 26-year-old said: “It’s gone really well; I’ve done everything training-wise that I need to do to toughen up my feet.”
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20 February 2019 in Regional North West , Views: 32
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