When Beck Mitchell reflects on her teenage years as a troubled girl from Mount Evelyn, there wasn’t a thought in her 17-year-old mind that she might one day be an inspiration to youths in her very position.
But if every journey begins with a step, Ms Mitchell’s first steps up the stairs at Lilydale youth organisation Bridge Builders as a teen are to thank for the whirlwind adventure that just saw her run seven marathons across seven different continents in just seven days.
Now the Executive Officer and a youth worker at Bridge Builders, Ms Mitchell praised the organisation...
In this weeks Raw Pod episode I interview Beck Mitchell.
Beck in her own right is such a powerhouse of a woman. She is running a world marathon challenge. Which means she is running a marathon in 7 continents around the world in 7 days. In this episode, you'll hear how Beck is training for this challenge, how she is conditioning her body and the reason why she is embarking on this big challenge.
Beck Mitchell is a motivational speaker and Executive Officer of Bridge Builders Youth Organisation. She shares what led her to want to make a difference in the lives of young people and why she has set herself the challenge of running seven marathons in seven days in seven continents later this year!
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Beck Mitchell is preparing to compete in seven marathons on all seven continents in seven consecutive days in the World Marathon Challenge in February 2020.
Ms Mitchell, who grew up in Mount Evelyn, plans to be just the fifth Australian female to accomplish this extraordinary feat as the tour will take her to the cold and desolate Antarctica to the dry deserts of Dubai within a single week.