Toby Tanser

Toby Tanser with step-daughter Lindi and wife Chelimo.

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Fortuitously, I stumble upon greatest distance running group on the globe

What you need to know:

  • ‘I’d have scooted back to the hotel. But two days of inactivity meant significant dent in weekly mileage’
  • On Friday, Toby Tanser, an athlete, humanitarian and founder of the Shoe4Africa charity, will organise a relay race from the Equator to Eldoret with elite and legendary runners to break ground for a new children’s cancer hospital. Over the next few days, we follow Tanser’s charity mission through excerpts from his latest book: Running with Destiny – An odyssey of mistakes, machetes and miracles.

Frowning, fretting, and whining under her breath regarding tardiness and manners, she gave no hope or encouragement.


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