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Mud, sweat and smiles at Merrell Outeniqua Traverse

  Not everybody knows that the Merrell Outeniqua Traverse is really a road run. A 38km, muddy, slippery, rocky, steep, thrilling, road run. One can’t help, while struggling to find breath and footing on this incredible race, to wonder about the brave Voortrekker families that forged their way with their teams of oxen over this …more

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Results from Merrell Outeniqua Traverse

Results for Merrell Outeniqua Traverse are up on the Race Results page.

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Final Merrell Autumn Night Series Log

The final series log from the Cape Town Merrell Autumn Night Series is up on our Race Results page.

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The Best Value per Kilometer – Hobbit Trail Runs

“This is a big one” nodded Richard Ayres with wild eyes, 40km and 10 hours into the Merrell Hobbit 100. The trail lends itself to superlatives and exaggerations but his understated affirmation captures the essence of this legendary race. It is a passage up and across the Amathole mountains, through waterfalls and indigenous forests, over …more

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Results from Merrell Hobbit Trail Runs – 25 & 26 Apr 2015

Results are up on the Race Results page

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Results from Merrell Autumn Night Series #3 – 22 Apr

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The Way and the Route and the Light

Reflective strips, arrows and barrier tape. It takes a few hours to design a unique course for every event through the vineyards of neighbouring Groot and Klein Constantia for the Merrell Autumn Night Series. It takes 2,5 hours to diligently route mark the 8km trail in the afternoon. It takes a minute for a big …more

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Series log for the Cpt Merrell Autumn Night Series

The series log after the first two events in the Merrell Autumn Night Series are up on the race results page.

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Results from Merrell Autumn Night Series #2 – 15 Apr

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Merrell Autumn Night Series kicks off.

 Autumn: waiting on the platform in the dust of a departing Summer, anxiously peering down the tracks for the scheduled train of Winter. Bikini on body, beanie in hand. The Merrell Autumn Trail Night Series embraces this period of transition by easing us through the change from sweaty hot sports to shivering cold ones with …more

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