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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Entries open this week for the Merrell Whale of Trail presented by Nikwax. Scheduled for the 10th May, the 50km trail run looks set to be one of the most eagerly awaited one day trail runs on the 2014 calendar and all indications are that the demand for the limited spots will be high. The …more
So you have run a series or two. You’ve done a traverse or a run with flowers. You’ve run with Hobbits. You’ve run in the Sky. You’ve run a wild race or two. You’ve done the Grail. Now it is time for the “Whale of Trail”. Mountain Runner Events are excited to announce a NEW …more
The Merrell Outeniqua Traverse presented by Nikwax has been chosen to host the SA Long Distance Trail Champs on 14th June 2014. Now in its 7th year, the event has established itself on the trail running calendar and has grown significantly over the past three years. “The 38km route is trail running at its best …more
“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”. This is the words used to describe the Merrell Hobbit Trail Runs presented by Nikwax. The event, which includes the …more
All the results from the 2 day 100km, 38km, 16km and 5km Merrell Hobbit Trail Runs have been uploaded the Results page.
Well done to our 8km Merrell Spring Night Series winners – Malcolm Hall and Anna Dubaniewicz. The 5.5km series winners are – Devon Hansen and Paige Bolton. Well done to all those who competed in all three events. We have uploaded the final series logs for the 8km and 5.5km events that takes account of …more
And it’s a WRAP! The third and final event in the Merrell Night Series powered by Black Diamond, is done and dusted. It seems the Cape weather took a liking to the Wednesday night timeslot and, in between incessant cold fronts, the clouds parted and a spectacular full moon appeared just in time to witness …more
Results from both the 8km and 5.5km events at the final Merrell Spring Night Series powered by Black Diamond are up on the results page.
Being the final Merrell SPRING night run @ Simon’s Restaurant on Groot Constantia Wine Estate, we want to go out with a HAPPY COLOURFUL bang. Be as BRIGHT and as COLOURFUL as you possibly can at this Wednesday’s run. Winner gets a Merrell Shoe Voucher worth R1200.