23 Jan '13, 1pm

Record-breaking Antarctica Runners Recognised As Australia Day Ambassadors: Sydney runners Gr... #marathon #running

Sydney runners Greg and Matthew Donovan, who raced into the record books with their 150 km run across Antarctica, have been recognised as Australia Day Ambassadors by the Australia Day Council of NSW . The record-breaking father and son will join a host of exceptional Australians at celebrations around the state on 26 January, sharing the story of their ultramarathon mission to raise money for type 1 diabetes research. Greg Donovan will be a guest of honour at Australia Day celebrations in Harden Shire Council in the South West Slopes of NSW , while son Matthew will take part in festivities in neighbouring Weddin Shire Council. “It’s a tremendous honour to be named as Ambassadors alongside some truly amazing Australians and Matt and I can’t wait to meet and share our story with different communities as they celebrate Australia Day,” said Greg. Greg and Matthew were part of...

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