Starting on February 2nd 2013, Chris Mitchell will run the length of New Zealand. Chris will start at Bluff and finish at Cape Reinga. The 2,000km run will take approximately 60 days at an average of 40 kilometres a day. Check out Chris's daily progess here.
Chris has been running for more than thirty years, competing in numerous road runs, half marathons, off road and mountain running events.
Aside from the personal goals, Chris will raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association of New Zealand and hopes to motivate others to run.