100 Mile Challenge: Day 1: The Purge

Wednesday, August 4 – 10pm ET/PT *New Series* on Global

Based on the book 100 Mile Diet: A Year of Local Eating and hosted by its authors, Alisa Smith and James MacKinnon, this series challenges the citizens of Mission, British Columbia, to consume only food and drink produced within a 100-mile radius for 100 days. In this episode, Smith and MacKinnon examine the participating six families’ eating habits and wonder about their abilities to adapt to a new lifestyle. As the challenge begins, reality soon sets in when the families struggle to figure out what to have for breakfast on their first day.

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