RTL Nieuws does a story on Pradeep Hoogakker: 5000 kilometer rondjes rennen
About the author:
Nirbhasa is originally from Ireland but currently lives in Reykjavik, Iceland. He is an enthusiastic multi-day runner, having twice completed both the Ten Day Race and the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race - the longest race in the world.
In 2011 Pradeep Hoogakker became the first Dutchman to finish the world's longest race. On August 6, RTL Nieuws, one of the main Dutch news channels, carried an interview with Pradeep where he talks about what inspires him to do the race.