Forty days pushing higher

SPORT John Salton running
UP: John Salton training on Mount Buffalo.

JOHN Salton is not a man who does things by halves, and he’s set himself a challenge.

Starting at 8.03am this Thursday, the 59-year old owner of What You Eat Café in Bright will run up Mount Buffalo’s Big Walk, starting at the picnic ground and finishing at Lake Catani.

Once at the top he’ll turn around and run back down again.

Then, once back at the picnic ground at the base of the mountain, he’ll have a bite to eat, maybe sit, then grit his teeth and do it all again.

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