Category Archives: Race Reports 2019

Race Report: Malcolm Dunkeld – Wolkberg Challenge

  “Classic Man vs Mountain race”   Day one of this incredibly beautiful and perfectly challenging mountain trail race starts about 10km outside of the quaint town of Haenertsburg in Limpopo. The first 15km of the 40km day one is

Race Report: Emily Clarke – Wolkberg Trail Challenge

As I meandered through the evolving landscape from Nelspruit through Sabie, Blyde River, Hoedspruit and then up the Magoebaskloof to Stanford Lake College on Friday, I played through my race preparation and training and was filled with anxiety. From the

Race Report: Jacques Buys – Num Num Trail

The Num-Num Trail Challenge I have secretly been waiting the whole year for the weekend of 27th July, Num-Num trail weekend. Had a score to settle with this race as last year caught be completely off guard and I completely

Race Report: Calen Hastie – Warrior #4

Warrior Race Nationals brought us back to the scenic Shoreline of Blythedale. I felt well prepared for National. The race began with a twist; the route had been reversed compared to the previous years. The first 5 km was a

Race Report: Ruth Avierinos – Warrior #4

What an incredible race. Training the whole year for one main race it is easy to be disappointed by things that don’t quite go according to plan. One week before the race I managed to twist my ankle quite badly

Race Report: Louis Smit – Warrior #4

Warrior 4 / SA champs, unfortunately, did not go my way this year, I was up there racing hard for 90% of the race just to lose it at the end by big margins, in short, the truck and trailer

Race Report: Jacques Buys – Nevarest 24 hour

A1 Nevarest 24hr Adventure Race Quite an eventful weekend at the third adventure race of the A1 series, hosted by Nevarest. Not only because of the racing and challenging route but also proceedings before the race even started.  The A1

Race Report: Alec Avierinos – OCR WC Enduro 2019

Do you have any idea what you are capable of achieving?   For me, out of all the sports I have done obstacle course racing (OCR) was the first one that I failed at. I was given no result due