Pippa Middleton Runs Marathon at 5,000 Ft. — One Week After 54-Mile Bike Ride

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Pippa Middleton is one fierce athlete.

Just one week after competing in a 54-mile charity bike ridealongside her brother James, the super-fit sister of Princess Katehas completed the Safaricom Marathon in Kenya, Africa, PEOPLE confirms exclusively.

The race is a particularly grueling one because of the thinner high-altitude air at more than 5,000 ft. There are two versions – the half and full marathon – and naturally, she opted to do all 26.2 miles, which runs through the Lewa Conservancy.

(The spot has a romantic tie to Kate: Prince William proposed nearby during a 2010 safari.)

Pippa and her friends were raising money for the conservation charity Tusk Trust, of which William is a patron.

“Pippa ran exceptionally well in a very tough marathon, wearing the Tusk cap,” a spokeswoman at Tusk tells PEOPLE. “We are absolutely delighted to have her support.”

It was a record-breaking…

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