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John Merrill aims to walk coastline of Great Britain

Title
John Merrill aims to walk coastline of Great Britain
Genre
Interview
TX Date
3 Jan 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:52
Description
John Merrill, from Derbyshire, England, is a marathon walker, a profession which he can be said to have created. Here he is interviewed on his aim to walk around the entire coastline of Great Britain. He explains his reasons for the attempt, and the logistics behind the trek. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
John Merrill
Keywords
Sport; Great Britain; Record attempts; Walking (sport); Marathons; John Merrill

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