05/02/2014 05:06 GMT | Updated 05/02/2014 05:59 GMT

British 'Forrest Gump' Talks About What It's Like To Run 5,000 Miles Across Canada

Runner Jamie McDonald, also known as Britain's Forrest Gump isn't just one of the most hard-working joggers, he's also one of the nicest, as seen in this video.

Over 275 days, he ran 5,000 miles across Canada for children's charities including Great Ormond Street Hospital, and burned through 10 pairs of trainers.


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