Category Archives: Jacques Buys

Race Report: Jacques Buys – Expedition Africa Swazi

Seeing the race legs description of Expedition Africa Swaziland, I was convinced that the organizers made a mistake with the elevation gains of each leg or that they probably measured it in feet not meters. Driving to Bulembu Lodge, playing

Race Report: Jacques Buys – Ultra-Trail Drakensberg: Giants Cup Uncut 62km

Blessed with yet another adventure having the privilege to run the Giants Cup Uncut (GCU62) as part of Ultra trail Drakensberg.  Set off from Pretoria at 5 am to make it to race registration at Premier Resort Sani Pass where

Race Report: Jacques Buys – Wildseries Three Cranes Challenge 2019

My first major trail race of the year was quite a spur of the moment idea as I entered a few hours before entries closed after Ruan van der Merwe convinced me to do Three Cranes. Still my preparation for