Media playback is unsupported on your device

'Tony the Fridge' reaches Land's End

12 September 2013 Last updated at 18:52 BST

A South Tyneside man has arrived at Land's End in Cornwall after running from John O'Groats in the Highlands of Scotland - with a fridge on his back.

Tony Phoenix-Morrison, from Hebburn, ran 40 marathons in 40 days carrying the 40kg fridge.

The 49-year-old is raising money for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation for cancer research.

The regular marathon runner, who ran for about seven hours a day, said he carried the fridge to represent the burden of cancer.

He crossed the finish line to cheers from supporters, with his seven-year-old son Rocco on his shoulders.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.