Man Runs Entire Length of Africa Raising Money for Charity

April 9, 2024

A 10,000-mile run up the length of the continent of Africa raised funds for people experiencing homelessness. Russ Cook, 27, documented his record-breaking journey on social media. Cook says he survived a robbery at gunpoint, injuries and more while on this journey. For the final leg of his challenge, people from around the world joined in. Cook raised almost $1 million for homeless youth and to bring clean water to some of the areas of Africa he ran through.

Watch Live
Inside Edition Streaming: Keep WatchingInside Edition Streaming: Keep Watching