GRTW Podcast; ‘I ran the Marathon Des Sables to prove everyone wrong’

Devinder Bains, now 39, was a magazine features editor on a busy weekly magazine, more used to press launches and cocktail bars than running through the Sahara Desert without showering for a week. But that didn’t stop her taking on the Marathon Des Sables, an arduous six day multi-stage race of over 155 miles on just 12 weeks training that has a tiny 14% female entry level.

You can listen to how Hot Yoga and Welsh mountains helped Devinder train,and how she managed to eat the 5000 required calories despite not eating meat. http://Listen to Devinder’s podcast here

After the MDS, Devinder went on to become the editor of Grazia, Dubai before setting up a personal training company, FitSquadDxB and a content agency, The Content Collective

 

 

Since then, Devinder went on to become the editor of Grazia, Dubai and now runs her own successful personal training company, FitSquadDXB and content agency, The Content Collective.

 

Fancy entering the Marathon Des Sables? They now have one in the Sahara, Peru and a half distance in Fueterventura. For more details click here.

 


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