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This year we level up!

I began penning race and fitness goals a couple of years ago. I never really bought into New Year’s resolutions, but I do believe that having goals and actually writing them down is truly powerful. This year I found it tougher to decide on what 2017’s goals should be. It took me almost an entire month (and some time off from blogging this January) to sit down and commit to what I wanted to achieve. Finally, it’s been narrowed down to a simple question, “Have I levelled up?”
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Ultimate Direction AK Mountain Vest 3.0 Review

As with most pieces of trail running kit, finding the right pack for your mountain adventures is an exercise in trial and error – a potentially expensive one. But once you find that one piece that just works on all levels you can actually hear the choir break out into a chorus of hallelujah 🙂

 

This is what happened for me with the Ultimate Direction Anton Krupicka Mountain Vest 3.0
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India to Diagonal: Inspiration in the Mountains

Taahir pointed out the Diagonal route when we were doing India Venster. From above Kloof Corner you can trace the zigzagged path down to the Pipe Track. A few weeks ago, Tammy and I explored the route as an option to descend the back Table and I thoroughly enjoyed it – barring the ankle-breaking Pipe Track on your way to the Kloof Nek car park 🙂
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Salomon Speedcross 4 Review

The iconic Salomon Speedcross gets a few tweaks in this its fourth iteration. A shoe that’s historically seen more casual wear than proper trail, I was keen to put it to the test.
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