Day 18 began in a furious storm with high winds and rain lashing the camp and the runners and prevented runners from accumulating their usual mileages.
The winds died down by mid-morning and the temps and humidity began to rise again.
Madhupran is still recovering from his stomach problem and Asprihanal ran hard all day to take advantage. Martin struggled with an uncomfortable blister and Rainald and Rathin contiued to make good mileages as did Suprabha.
Madhupran’s helper, Helmut Schieke was 67 today and there was an ice-cream cake to celebrate.
RTL, the German TV station came today, Ted Corbitt came out to the race the day before