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Scottish academic takes on 14 ultramarathons on pilgrim routes to help Iraqi’s return home.

A Scottish charity worker will follow in the footsteps of saints this year – to raise money for a cause close to his heart. Dr Mark Calder will run 14 ultramarathons along some of Scotland’s ancient pilgrim routes to help rebuild war-torn areas of Iraq. Read more.


Original article: Julie Currie. "Scottish academic takes on 14 ultramarathons on pilgrim routes to help Iraqi’s return home" Cumbernauld News, 1 February 2019.



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