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Second attempt at Raad ny Foillan run planned

Injury ended first

A local endurance athlete says she's learnt a lot from her first attempt to run the Island's coastal footpath in 24 hours, and is determined to succeed next time.

Olivia Newstead plans to have another go at the challenge at the end of October, as she raises money for the Children's Centre.

A knee injury ended last month's one, 65 miles into the 100-mile route.

Olivia's friend Nikki Arthur also plans to accompany her for large parts of it once again.

The pair told Manx Radio they've decided to change the start time, which should benefit them even though it will mean more running in the dark:

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