Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Thurs 23 May 2019, deepings literary festival
Deepings Literary Festival 2019
Venue: Spinroom Studio
Mimi Anderson is an endurance athlete and one of the world’s most inspirational distance runners. She found her love of running at the age of 36 very quickly discovering her ability to run silly distances by taking the Marathon des Sables in 2001 a race billed as “the toughest footrace on earth” with just over a year’s running under her belt.
Mimi has taken part in extreme races around the world running across deserts, mountains, enduring the freezing temperatures of the Arctic the heat and humidity of the Peruvian jungle and the extreme heat of Death Valley in America setting course records, World Records and on occasions beating the men! Her book, Beyond Impossible, shows what is possible to succeed with drive and determination.