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Huge fun at the Two Oceans 10km Trail Run

Huge fun at the Two Oceans 10km Trail Run

As a result of some serious FOMO, I decided to sign up to the Two Oceans 10km Trail Run event. Yes, I had my Half Marathon entry for the 2015 edition of the Two Oceans Marathon, but now that one race was transformed into a weekend of awesome fun with the Trail Bokkies!
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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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Injinji Performance 2.0 Review: The only pair of socks you will ever need

Injinji Performance 2.0 Review: The only pair of socks you will ever need

As big a shoe fanatic as I am, I’ve never really paid much attention to socks. I‘ve essentially lived by three basic sock rules:

  1. You had to match the colour of your socks to your shoes and pants,
  2. Sport socks were better for exercising than the ones you wore to work, and
  3. Unless you were Michael Jackson, white socks were only for the gym bag (if ever worn at all)

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Summer Lovin’ (wakka chikka wakka chikka)

Summer Lovin’ (wakka chikka wakka chikka)

Okay, I admit that is a misleading title. Summer Lovin’ actually refers to the awesome summer vacation that I just had. No indecent love stories here, unfortunately. I usually save all my inappropriate comments for when I’m around my mother in-law – because it’s really funny to see her blush 🙂
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Trail Bokkies: Solo Missions in Newlands Forest

Trail Bokkies: Solo Missions in Newlands Forest

I awoke early on Sunday morning to a bright sunny bedroom and just stared at the ceiling. For the first time in weeks of regular Sunday Trail Bokkies runs, this week we were “too busy” to get out there because of weddings and other grownup stuff.
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Trail Bokkies: Rocks and Rainbows

Trail Bokkies: Rocks and Rainbows

This Wednesday’s mid-week Trail Bokkies run was a special one. Not only did we welcome the return of our travelling bokkies Rushdie and Nailah from their epic holiday, it was also the first time we got to run the Pipe Track at Table Mountain.
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