RUNNING FROM THE BLUES
Olly Woolrych will attempt to run from one end of Central America to the other. Running 5 marathons a week for 6 months to raise awareness for depression in young people.
Starting in Mexico City, Olly will set out to be one of the first runners to navigate through all 7 countries that make up Central America unassisted.
He will be supporting the Australian based charity beyondblue.
Olly wants to show ordinary people that anyone can do extraordinary things. To be an example to young people who don’t believe they can achieve their dreams, that if you put your mind to something you can achieve it.
Olly is a Sydney based ultra runner who is passionate about the positive impact that running can have on young peoples' mental health.
Olly will be running the entire length of Central America. This run will start in Mexico City and will pass through every country in Central America before ending in Panama City.