For a while now, there has been a buzz about the plight of bees. The number of bees, essential to pollinate plants that supply the world with food, are declining.
Read more about this @ http://bit.ly/1AOnLkm
This Feel Free Friday post focuses on this year’s comrades marathon, which has just passed. Held in South Africa, the comrades marathon is an internationally recognised ultra-marathon, 90 kilometres long. Every year thousands of participants take on the challenge of running this marathon.
You might be wondering how this links to bees?
Well, this year one special Rastafarian, Farai Chinomwe, ran backwards to raise awareness about the plight of bees. This is quite a feat, as it is difficult enough to run this race forwards let alone backwards.
Farai is a bee-keeper himself and I thank him for drawing attention to bees in this way.
BTW: There is a vegan blogger who “joggles”. This is juggling while jogging. Check out his blog @