Tag Archives: Christiaan Greyling

South African trail runners break world record on Table Mountain

At 23.58pm tonight South African trail runners Christiaan Greyling and AJ Calitz broke the Guinness World Record for the greatest vertical distance on foot on Table Mountain’s Platteklip Gorge.  CAPE TOWN, MAY 10, 2021 – South African trail runners Christiaan Greyling and AJ Calitz have broken the Guinness World Record for the greatest vertical distance on foot, on Table Mountain’s Platteklip Gorge. The pair ...

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South African trail runners attempt to break world record on Table Mountain

CAPE TOWN, MAY 10, 2021 – South African trail running rivals turned team mates, Christiaan Greyling and AJ Calitz, are today attempting to break the Guinness World Records vertical distance on foot in 20 hours on Table Mountain’s Platteklip Gorge. The current record, held by 11 members of The Reek Challenge at Croagh Patrick in Murrisk, Ireland, stands at 18 086m, or 13 ...

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The year of new records at the 2014 Dodo Trail Run

The 4th edition of Dodo Trail took place this Sunday 13th July 2014 in Black River in a friendly atmosphere. Despite overcast skies, weather conditions turned out to be perfect for runners. With 1,330 participants and excellent performances on the four magnificent paths offered this year, this edition breaks every record! The English, Ricky Lightfoot, is the winner of the ...

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