— My run around the world —

On target to become the Fastest Woman to run around the world

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 minimum distance of 26,232 km.

I finished the crossing of Europe (15,420km) June 24th 2021, the crossing of North America (5,383km) on November 24th 2021 and the crossing of South America (3,002km) on March 10th 2022. I am now running across Australia & New Zealand (4,550km) aiming to complete the world-run by mid September 2022.

Latest Position

      Donate      

As part of my run I am raising funds for Women for Women International. Please help me by donating here :

Latest Pictures

Latest Videos

20211011Lottie Runs Around the LFC-466

Lycee Francais de Chicago [Fr] – Oct 2021

WKBT Channel 8 - 27 Sep 2021 - News Report

LaCrosse Wisconsin – WKBT Channel 8 [Eng] – Sep 2021

Voice of Alexandria Sep 2021

Minnesota – Voice of Alexandria (Eng) – Sep 2021

Fargo WDAY Picture

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

20211011Lottie Runs Around the LFC-466

Lycee Francais de Chicago [Fr] – Oct 2021

WKBT Channel 8 - 27 Sep 2021 - News Report

LaCrosse Wisconsin – WKBT Channel 8 [Eng] – Sep 2021

Voice of Alexandria Sep 2021

Minnesota – Voice of Alexandria (Eng) – Sep 2021

Fargo WDAY Picture

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

Latest Posts

Day 755 – Australia – SA [Port Augusta (65k west) to Port Augusta (24k west)]

Running into a fierce freezing crosswind and running through a significant landmark

Day 754 – Australia – SA [Iron Knob (39k west) to Port Augusta (65k west)]

Nullarboresque landscapes again, sheep farms and a nice sheep station to round up the day

Day 753 – Australia – SA [Iron Knob (81k west) to Iron Knob (39k west)]

A cold tranquil run on the Eyre Highway, on the way to Iron Knob

Day 752 – Australia – SA [Kimba (34k west) to Iron Knob (81k west)]

Winter is finally catching up on me: cold and grey, foggy and rainy!

Day 751 – Australia – SA [Kooma (10k west) to Kimba (34k west)]

Back on the highway with a bitterly cold wind

Day 750 – Australia – SA [Wudinna (15k west) to Kooma (10k west)]

Is it Christmas already? Past Wudinna and onto more trail running

Day 749 – Australia – SA [Minnipa (19k west) to Wudinna (15k west)]

Another pipeline run, a kangaroo encounter and a night at Pildappa Rock

Day 748 – Australia – SA [Poochera (26k west) to Minnipa (19k west)]

Cloudless skies, quiet water pipeline trail and a night at Poochera’s camp

Day 747 – Australia – SA [Wirrulla (21k west) to Poochera (26k west)]

A late start, showers and sunshine, running along the water pipeline trail

Day 746 – Australia – SA [Wirrulla (62k west) to Wirrulla (21k west)]

Bright and sunny skies again, running on a trail – and an unexpected return to Ceduna

Day 745 – Australia – SA [Rest Day in Ceduna]

An overcast, foggy and rainy day – perfect for a lazy day

Day 744 – Australia – SA [Ceduna (11k west) to Wirrulla (62k west)]

New shoes, happy feet and last run before a rest day – under bright blue skies

Day 743 – Australia – SA [Ceduna (53k west) to Ceduna (11k west)]

A run on very tired shoes towards the beautiful seaside city of Ceduna

Day 755 – Australia – SA [Port Augusta (65k west) to Port Augusta (24k west)]

Running into a fierce freezing crosswind and running through a significant landmark

Day 754 – Australia – SA [Iron Knob (39k west) to Port Augusta (65k west)]

Nullarboresque landscapes again, sheep farms and a nice sheep station to round up the day

Day 753 – Australia – SA [Iron Knob (81k west) to Iron Knob (39k west)]

A cold tranquil run on the Eyre Highway, on the way to Iron Knob

My Partners