On behalf of the City of Newcastle, I welcomed Deborah De Williams to the City.
Deborah De Williams is an ultra marathon World and Australian record holder who is running around Australia to raise awareness and money for the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Running Pink - Running for a cure: Deborah's epic journey began on the 25th October 2008 in Hobart. She arrived in Newcastle on 28th January 2009.
Deborah is supported by her parents and Maggie, Deborah’s six-year-old Border collie.
Deborah plans to finish the run on 24th October 2009 back in Hobart. Well done Deborah (and Maggie).