Dan Lawson sets the record at the 2017 Ultra Gobi, a 400km non-stop ultra marathon. There is US$10,000 on the line if you can beat Lawson’s time. Photo: Lloyd Belcher Visuals Dan Lawson sets the record at the 2017 Ultra Gobi, a 400km non-stop ultra marathon. There is US$10,000 on the line if you can beat Lawson’s time. Photo: Lloyd Belcher Visuals
Dan Lawson sets the record at the 2017 Ultra Gobi, a 400km non-stop ultra marathon. There is US$10,000 on the line if you can beat Lawson’s time. Photo: Lloyd Belcher Visuals
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Dan Lawson sets the record at the 2017 Ultra Gobi, a 400km non-stop ultra marathon. There is US$10,000 on the line if you can beat Lawson’s time. Photo: Lloyd Belcher Visuals Dan Lawson sets the record at the 2017 Ultra Gobi, a 400km non-stop ultra marathon. There is US$10,000 on the line if you can beat Lawson’s time. Photo: Lloyd Belcher Visuals
Dan Lawson sets the record at the 2017 Ultra Gobi, a 400km non-stop ultra marathon. There is US$10,000 on the line if you can beat Lawson’s time. Photo: Lloyd Belcher Visuals
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