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The 36ONE

WOW! Toughest and by far the longest race I’ve ever done. 361km is far! And endless climbing (5,250m) I hadnt specifically trained for this race and was hoping my Ironman training would suffice. And it did except I probably should have ridden my mountain bike a few times just to get used to the set up as after 15+hrs my ...

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Taking on The 36ONE

The 36ONE

I’ve contemplated doing The 36ONE for a couple of years and this year seemed the perfect year as it is almost 3 weeks after IMSA. Enough time to recover/prepare/taper and peak again! Last year I started to squeeze in mountain biking into my busy ironman and 70.3 training program. Sometimes ok-ed by my coach and sometimes not! But I loved ...

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Ironman South Africa 2017

Photo credit: Garry Raa

Ironman number 7 completed! – amazing as always and more lessons learned. Standing on the beach I was excited and nervous but also feeling pretty relaxed; I was in the best shape I could be and the weather conditions were perfect. The swim is always a bit daunting for me but being surrounded by friends in the start shoot gave ...

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FNB Wines 2 Whales Adventure 2016

Wines2Whales

EnduroHub’s Jenny’s W2W Adventure race report: My first Wines 2 Whales and my first mtb stage race. What an awesome event. A definite bucket list race for anyone who has a love for 2 wheels. 3 days of 65km – 70km of pristine, well manicured trails that takes you from Lourensford to Onrus. With more scars on my knees than ...

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Funky pants review

Funky Pants

These really are one of the most comfortable running shorts ever! Made from a Polyspandex Lycra fabric and double lined, ensuring maximum comfort and nothing see-through. No chaffing anywhere after wearing. A lovely stretchy fabric, which is durable and washes well. Basically a great and really well made pair of shorts! One feature missing though is a pocket, even something ...

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32Gi Recover Protein Shake Review

32Gi Recover

There are so many recovery and protein shakes on the market it’s hard to know which to choose. If you are going to be using it daily you want something that tastes good and doesn’t bankrupt you! 32Gi Recover is available in 3 flavours; chocolate, strawberry and vanilla. All taste great and are easy to digest. 32Gi Recover is a ...

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ZibertoBar, the date and nut bar for people on the go!

ZibertoBar

With so many ‘health bars’ on the market at the moment it’s hard to know which to choose and which is the best for you. ZibertoBar, a Durbanville based company, now have two bars available; The Original, geared more towards the athlete for use during training or racing, and the Chocolate Cheat, for anybody! Being a keen cyclist the creator/company ...

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Funky Cycling Shorts

Funky Cycling Shorts

Funky Pants have produced a fantastic range of cycling shorts and bibs alongside their running/gym pants. Made from the same Polyspandex Lycra fabric, they are high quality yet affordable. R750 for their cycling shorts is money well spent. They also have bibs (R800) and ¾ lengths (R800) available. And they even have trisuits! (R1,100) The shorts pull up quite high ...

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A weekend of adventures at the Bastille Festival

Bastille Day MTB

Photo credit: Gowan Basson / Totalkaosphoto There was something for everyone at the Salomon Bastille Day Trail Run on Saturday, organised by Energy Events; 15km, 25km, 35km and 50km options. Chilly weather, beautiful mountains, icy river crossings, rocky terrain and well marked routes sums up this trail run. Be sure to mark it in your diary for next year – ...

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Funky Full Lengths Review

Funky Pants

As the brand name suggests, these are funky colourful leggings! New to the Funky Pants range these full length leggings are a must for any wannabe fitness goddess. Colourful shorts and leggings are all the rage at the moment, but they are possibly a bit like marmite – you’ll love them or hate them! – depending on how bold you ...

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