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Race Report: Ruth Avierinos – Warrior #5

What an incredible race. It was very short and fast due to the flat terrain. Being one of the first times I was allowed to run after SA champs I was quite happy with my running pace. I managed to

Race Report: Jacques Buys – Salomon Magaliesberg Challenge

Probably the most underrated mountain range in SA, whilst also being one of the oldest mountains in the world, the Magaliesberg was set to provide an extreme challenge for trail runners in the Salomon Magaliesberg Challenge. I opted for the

Race Report: Louis Smit – Spartan Trifecta [Kingskloof]

It was an absolutely amazing weekend and the first Spartan Trifecta in South Africa, and I’m happy to say I suffered for most of the racing and loved every moment of grinding up and down those tough climbs, fast descents,

Race Report: A2A 25km Adventure race – Malcolm Dunkeld

Never underestimate an adventure race, no matter how long or short. This adventure race had it all for Michael and I. When Michael told me there were 46 check on a 25km route I knew it was going to be

First Ascent X-Trail tights review – Malcolm Dunkeld

The Wolkberg two day trail run was my first opportunity to really test these tight. All their features worked superbly and ensure no charring during the two days of mountain trail running.  Elastane based moisture management fabric Trail run specific

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