Death Valley Ultramarathon
Hottest Marathon on Earth
Miles and his friend Jon participated in the Bad Water Ultramarathon - 135 miles through Death Valley, with road temperatures reaching 200 degrees Fahrenheit .
A very welcome break after the race Evening on the first day - road temperature still about 180C - ouch Still a long way to go... Miles wondering why he's about to start running the hottest race on earth Miles was drinking up to 60 litres of water every 24 hours in the 56C heat The place is called Bad Water for a reason Miles and Jon about to begin the hottest race on earth - 135 miles through Death Valley in the Nevada Desert Death Valley - one of the most beautiful, desolate places on earth Miles' blind brother Geoff taking a break during the race - a mere 56C in the hottest place on earth