About the author:

Tejvan organises short-distance running and cycling races for the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team in his home city of Oxford. He is also a very good cyclist, having won the National hill climb championships in 2013 and finished 3rd in the National 100 Mile Time Trials in 2014.

After just over 43 days of running, Andrea Marcato has won the 2022 edition of Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence Race. His remarkable achievement is his third consecutive win, and another impressive time, averaging over 71 miles since he began on 4 September.

Day 43 impressions

Elsewhere, other runners are making good progress in their aims to finish soon. 2nd and 3rd place Ashprihanal and Lo Wei Ming, both running 69 miles.


Nirbhasa Magee has finished the race on four occasions. But, this year was hit with Covid just before the race began. He ran for several days before being forced to rest and recuperate, but he came back to the course to continue his race. In this video, he explains his journey and the magic of running around the 3100 Mile circuit.

Huang Lan Yang ran 56.5 miles, she is averaging 59.9 miles with eight days to go.

At the start

The five minutes before the race begins, there is a hive of activity at the race.

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The 27th Annual Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race

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