September marks ten years since the bushfire that burned 65 per cent of Turia Pitt’s body.

While competing in a 100km marathon, the then 24-year-old became trapped in a ferocious grassfire. The mining engineer suffered life-threatening burns, lost seven fingers, and had to undergo 200 medical procedures over “two gruelling years”.

“The 10 year anniversary was earlier this month, and I never do anything to commemorate the day and I didn’t this year. It was a bit of an anticlimax,” Turia told Jonesy & Amanda.

Turia continues to live life to the fullest, and has even released her very own running program for mums named ‘Run With Turia’.

Hear our inspiring full chat with Turia Pitt:

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