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.
Includes an interview with our race director Rupantar LaRusso:
Mr. LaRusso offered his assessment of the race itself, and how runners typically need some time to find their rhythm. "I think the first three weeks are the hardest," he said. Yes, of course—three weeks, in this case, amounting to roughly 1,300 miles. "It's human nature to want to be challenged," he said. Read more »
Video on wsj.com:
The Twenty-Second Annual Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race