Why I walked for 12 hours. Marathon Training? A dare? No, Empathy.

My friend and I tried walking really far to develop empathy for people who need to walk far distances for life necessities, healthcare or safety.

💥 First 10 km:

💥10km-15km:

💥15–16 km:

💥16–25km:

😅25km:

💥25–30km:

💥30–42 km:

It felt pretty cool to have a mind free of thoughts / totally present — even if it was present thinking about excruciating pain.

💥42–48km:

🍦48 km:

💥48–50 km:

😅Overall:

17 yo building better maternal healthcare in developing countries.

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