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Race Review : Irene Ultra 21 2017


Race ReviewThese are my thoughts on the race…

I don’t recall having run this race before.

It was another early start for me, 3:30 AM I was up and getting ready to drive through to Centurion.

OMG! Traffic jam the minute you got off the highway! No! No! No! Unacceptable that many spent at least 30 – 60 minutes making their way to the starting area and still had to find parking. As it turned out, the race started 28 minutes late, 6 AM start for the Ultra and 21.1km marathons. When we were almost the 2km mark, there were still runners making their way to the start of the race. Unacceptable!

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Race Review : OM DIE DAM 2017


Race ReviewThese are my thoughts on the race…

I last ran Om Die Dam in 2015, last year I decided not to take part after the poor organisation of the event.

This year after reading all the race’s PR on the race I decided I would attempt the race this year.

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Race Review : SARENS 21 2017


Race ReviewThese are my thoughts on the race…

This year I decided to run Sarens 21km for the first time. I’d heard about the race and how tough it was.

It was a pretty early start …

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What’s happening at the races …

Cradle of Humankind Race - sourced online

Cradle of Humankind Race – sourced online

It astounds me how quickly the days are passing us by. Seems like it was just the other day I was completing my first Olympic Distance Triathlon, my first 947 Cycle Challenge and now we are Continue reading

My Vaal Marathon experience …

Vaal Marathon

Vaal Marathon

This last Sunday saw me getting up pretty early again, these early starts are becoming a norm for me.  Continue reading

Long run with Randburg Harriers

Sunday Runday : sourced online

Sunday Runday : sourced online

Following last week Sunday’s tough 21km, I spent Monday fully recovering Continue reading

February … where is it?

CapeGate Vaal Marathon

CapeGate Vaal Marathon

OMG! How quickly did we get to March .. no we didn’t march we ran through February! Why? Why! Why?  Continue reading