Linda Quirk is currently participating in four extreme foot races that consist of roughly six to seven days along some of the planet’s harshest conditions for a 155-miles each. To put that into perspective, each desert race is the equivalent of running a marathon a day for six to seven days straight (with one 40-mile day packed in-between). Her goal, to raise one million dollars for an scholarship fund that helps families in need of addiction treatment. She also hopes to make history by becoming the first woman to complete the 4 Deserts in under a year.

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