Overland journey is started by group of Oxford University distance runners as they leave Lands End on Britain's southwesternmost tip, bound for John o'Groat's House in northern Scotland on first 10-mile leg of 873-mile, six-day marathon relay.

On water in power-driven bathtub is Canadian Cecil Abra to inaugurate opening of summer silly season and prepare for his contemplated excursion across Lake Ontario.

Dog trotting Frank Bostock of Phoenix hurries through one of eight rounds he played in 12½ hours, averaging 74 strokes per 18 holes.