— My run around the world —

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Me in a nutshell

I am Marie Leautey, known as Lootie, a French runner currently on my way to run around the world.

The world run will take me across 4 continents from Ocean to Ocean, 23 countries, covering a total distance of 26,232 km.

I finished the crossing of Europe (15,420 kms) June 24th 2021. I started the North American crossing from Seattle on July 3rd 2021 aiming to finish in NYC by end of November 2021.

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Voice of Alexandria Sep 2021

Minnesota – Voice of Alexandria (Eng) – Sep 2021

Fargo WDAY Picture

Fargo North Dakota – WDAY News (Eng) – Sep 2021

AFP Istanbul Arrival

Arrival in Istanbul – AFP (French) – Jun 2021

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Local TV News my hometown (French) – Jan 2021

Voice of Alexandria Sep 2021

Minnesota – Voice of Alexandria (Eng) – Sep 2021

Fargo WDAY Picture

Fargo North Dakota – WDAY News (Eng) – Sep 2021

AFP Istanbul Arrival

Arrival in Istanbul – AFP (French) – Jun 2021

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Local TV News my hometown (French) – Jan 2021

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Day 536 – US – Minnesota [Minneapolis to Hastings]

Out of the city through the suburban trails and across the Minnesota River – with glorious autumn weather

Day 535 – US – Minnesota [Rest Day in Minneapolis]

Walking around skyscrapers and city parks – and the Guns N’Roses concert

Day 534 – US – Minnesota [Anoka to Minneapolis]

Company on the run, it had been a while! Some rain – and reaching the biggest city since Seattle

Day 533 – US – Minnesota [Monticello to Anoka]

A challenging run in changing weather conditions along the Mississippi River

Day 532 – US – Minnesota [St Cloud to Monticello]

Awesome run on the country roads and trails of rural Minnesota – and fun times in Monticello

Day 531 – US – Minnesota [Avon to St Cloud]

A very short run towards St Cloud on sunny country roads

Day 530 – US – Minnesota [Sauk Center to Avon]

Another fast run today on Lake Wobegon Trail today, a very similar run to yesterday

Day 529 – US – Minnesota [Alexandria to Sauk Center]

The fastest run of the journey so far, on a day with ideal conditions… Minnesota in September

Day 528 – US – Minnesota [Rest Day in Alexandria]

A rest day in the city dubbed the “Birthplace of America” and meeting with the locals

Day 527 – US – Minnesota [Parkers Prairie to Alexandria]

More lakes, more pine tree forests, more awesome end of summer weather and quiet country roads

Day 526 – US – Minnesota [Wadena to Parkers Prairie]

A sore head, beautiful skies, a very quiet road and more lakes yet

Day 525 – US – Minnesota [Perham to Wadena]

11th September commemoration in America – and a reminder where we all were that day, 20 years ago…

Day 524 – US – Minnesota [Detroit Lakes to Perham]

Leaving a friendly home, heading towards more lakes, a season change and more adventure

Day 536 – US – Minnesota [Minneapolis to Hastings]

Out of the city through the suburban trails and across the Minnesota River – with glorious autumn weather

Day 535 – US – Minnesota [Rest Day in Minneapolis]

Walking around skyscrapers and city parks – and the Guns N’Roses concert

Day 534 – US – Minnesota [Anoka to Minneapolis]

Company on the run, it had been a while! Some rain – and reaching the biggest city since Seattle

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