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Whitehead's 40 marathons

Paralympic champion Richard Whitehead has completed his challenge to run 40 marathons in 40 days from John O'Groats to Lands End.

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DAY 1: Richard Whitehead's marathon challenge

Nottinghamshire Paralympian Richard Whitehead began his 40day marathon challenge running the length of the country today.

He set off this morning and will complete one marathon every day for the next 40 days.

Our reporter Rajiv Popat was at the starting line with him. Watch his full report here.

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