Nick Butter is a British endurance athlete, adventurer, speaker and best selling author. Nick holds 4 world records, and 2 world firsts, He's the first, and only person to have run a marathon in every country in the world. He did so in just 674 days.
NICK'S BEST SELLING BOOK
On November 10th 2019, Nick Butter crossed the finish line he'd been running towards for 2 years. Nick ran 8000km+ around the world. One marathon in each of the 196 countries on earth. 3 marathons a week, every week, for 96 weeks. Doing so he claimed the crown for the first and only person to run a full marathon distance in every country on the planet. His 674 day expedition will go down in history as one of the most daring feats of physical, mental, financial, and logistical endurance.
Nick is a hugely inspiring figure and an exceptional story teller. Nick's passion is infectious, and he has the ability to share his extraordinary experiences with warmth, humour, humanity, and to make you feel as though you were right there with him every step of the way.
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An evening with Nick Butter.
On January 6th 2018, Nick Butter set out to achieve what had never been done. To run a marathon in every country in the world. In just 674 days he returned exhausted, broken, but triumphant, and with a vast collection of tales to leave you open mouthed.
Very few people dare to simply visit every country. Those who do, take years, or a life time. Nick ran 26.2 miles (42km) in all 196 countries on earth. He did so in just 23 months. Battling war zones, wild time differences and over 100 degrees of temperature variation, he ran in every nation, faced muggings, dog attacks, border bribes, over 80 cancelled flights, and spent his life in 3 day cycles. Run, Rest, Travel, repeat, until the job was done. Pictures really do paint a thousand words. His photography is exceptional; a real glimpse into the vast diversity of our world.
Sharing photography, film, and outrageous tales Nick's talks are utterly captivating and will certainly leave you inspired; if a little fidgety for adventure. Not to be missed.
Warning - Talk may cause you to quit your job. Nick takes no responsibility of loss of income.