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Table Mountain Challenge 2015

Me: “You mean it’s a free race entry? No problem, I’ll be there”

I just can’t help myself when I hear the words “free” and “race entry” together. I’m compelled to say “YES!”

Luckily for me, I’ve been able to look back at those comp race entries with a smile on my face and a fun story to tell.

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Pre-dawn Lion’s Head Missions

When you live and train in Cape Town, you have to take advantage of those unwritten rights that each Capetonian has privilege to when on their fitness journey.

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Running the Cape Town CBD

Running the Cape Town CBD

In the build-up to the Two Oceans, I’m sure many have been hitting the streets to get their training runs in. Cape Town is filled with a ton of great options and routes if you get tired of running your usual neighbourhood.
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The Bat Run 2015: A tale of two endings

The Batrun 2015: A tale of two endings

With each step, the descent of Platteklip Gorge became trickier and trickier. I knew it was steep going up, but facing the route at 11:20pm with rain and mist affecting visibility and footing – it all seemed way more treacherous.
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