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Run for your life: every step of his 2,800km quest is for SA mental health

Henry Cock aims to break the Guinness World Record and raise R4m for the SA Depression and Anxiety Group

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More than 1,200km of pounding pavements, beaches and dirt roads, all in the name of mental health.

That’s how Johannesburg businessman Henry Cock has spent the past 60 days.

On July 8 - amid the Covid-19 pandemic and looting chaos - Cock set off from Kosi Bay in northern KwaZulu-Natal in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the most consecutive half marathons completed in a row, while trying to raise R4m for the SA Depression and Anxiety Group (Sadag)...

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