Ultra runner defends breastfeeding during 103-mile race
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Ultra runner Sophie Power on breastfeeding during a 103-mile race

An ultra runner has told BBC Radio 5 Live why she breastfed her baby during a 103-mile marathon race.

The image of Sophie Power breastfeeding her three-month-old son, Cormac, at the Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc has gone viral around the world.

Speaking to Anna Foster, Sophie explained about the support network that made it possible for her to run.

Photo credit: Alexis Berg / Strava

  • 18 Sep 2018
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