After 10 days of running through predominantly desert, ultra-marathoner Richard
Bowles was forced to take a break from his complete Israel Trail run on Friday
Melbourne-based Bowles, 34, was slated to finish the 1,009-
kilometer Israel Trail, from Eilat to Kibbutz Dan, in the span of 12 days,
covering 83 to 84 kilometers each day.
A leg infection, however, has
necessitated at least a temporary rest period for the runner after he finished