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Trekking in adventure racing

Trekking is the decider in adventure racing

Trekking is one of adventure racing’s foundation disciplines and arguably is the one that should be given the highest respect. Strengthening your feet, doing the endurance training for the demands of trekking and developing strong navigation skills are key to successful trekking – whether the stage takes two or 36 hours. All three elements should be trained and trained again. As adventure racing legend Ian Adamson says in his book, Runner’s World Guide to Adventure […]

Crewdson Non-Stop Wartrail 2015

Non-Stop Wartrail Cocktail Recipe

Jess Crewdson and her father, Chris, participated in the 65km Skyrun, 130 km mountain bike, 65km canoe paddle Non-Stop Wartrail together on 22 and 23 […]
Camelbak Circuit & salomon x-scream t14 competition

Win Camelbak and Salomon with TRAIL mag

You could be one of seven TRAIL magazine readers to win a CamelBak or Salomon product from March through May. It’s an online competition that […]

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Fernskloof Trail Run 2015

June 13, 2015 – June 22, 2015

The third Fernskloof Trail Run offers flat runnable sections, steep climbs with great views, leafy jungle, technical hands-on sections, and 92% singletrack!

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    Unexpected Molweni and SA Trail Champs victor 2015

    No one, not even the champion himself, expected Johardt van Heerden, a track athlete from Potchefstroom, to take the Long Distance Trail title at Molweni on Sunday 3 May. He will join seven of SA’s best trail athletes in competing on the world stage at the Long Distance Championships at the Zermatt Marathon in Switzerland on 4 July.

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    Brownlee wins, Murray fourth in WTS Cape Town 2015

    Not even a stumble on the run could stop Alistair Brownlee‘s return to the top of the World Triathlon Series podium in Cape Town on […]
    AJ Calitz setting his record 12 laps in 2013. photo Trevor Wilkins

    Defying gravity and fatigue at Platteklip Charity Challenge

    This Saturday, Table Mountain’s Platteklip Gorge will see trains of runners attempting multiple ascents of the 800 double-size steps at the annual K-Way Platteklip Charity […]

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