The Australian actor themike_diamond aimed to raise funds and awareness for those affected by autoimmune diseases—and get his health back on track in the process.
The Australian actor aimed to raise funds and awareness for those affected by autoimmune diseases—and get his health back on track.
. Then last month, he finished a whopping 30 half marathons—one a day for 30 days.The purpose of the half marathon challenge, which kicked off on August 2 and ended on August 31, was to raise funds and awareness for rare autoimmune diseases. But it was also a personal quest for Diamond, 47, who has committed to getting his health back on track since battling an addiction to drugs and alcohol and experiencing a serious medical scare two years ago.
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Reality TV Star Mike Diamond Runs 30 Half Marathons in 30 DaysThe Australian actor themike_diamond aimed to raise funds and awareness for those affected by autoimmune diseases—and get his health back on track in the process.
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