Merrell Hobbit entries open

“Intriguing mountains, enchanted forests, running streams and cascading waterfalls – that’s The Hobbit Trail Run’s in the Amatola Mountains. It is a mystical and magical place that will awaken your imagination and heighten your love for the trails”. These are the words used to describe the Merrell Hobbit Trail Runs presented by Nikwax. The event, which includes the …more

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Date Change for Merrell Hobbit Trail Runs

Regrettably, due to a new event policy from the Rance Timbers, we have been unable to secure our traditional mid October dates for this years Merrell Hobbit runs. We have had to move the dates for the 2014 Merrell Hobbit 100km to Friday, 28th Nov and Saturday, 29th Nov.  The Merrell Hobbit 38km, 16km and 5km will …more

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Merrell Autumn Events Shine and Soar in Joburg

Fantastic conditions greeted Joburg Trail Runners for both the Merrell Autumn Night and Day runs held last Thursday and Sunday. Delta Park School hosted the Merrell Autumn Night Run presented by Black Diamond on Thursday, 27th March, which had 250 runners turn out for a stunning autumn evening. After a loop on the school’s athletic …more

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Countdown to SA Long Distance Champs at Merrell Outeniqua Traverse begins

With the formalisation of Trail Running under the banner of ASA last year, this has paved the way for the staging of South African Championship events and selection of teams to represent South Africa at World Trail Running Championships. With the successful staging of first SA Long Distance Trail Champs at the Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge …more

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