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It’s a big race with a big heart.

The Merrell Whale of Trail 2016 was won this weekend by Mark Winter in 5hr39min, slicing 11minutes off the previous record, with […]

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ULTRA Magazine features Whale of Trail

Multiple award winning UK running magazine highlights the WOW! factor of our race. https://www.ultraevolution.com/ “Ultramarathons are often marketed with aggressive or unfriendly words; […]

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Merrell Whale of Trail 2016 date announced  

They have some family commitments and feasting to attend to in Antarctica, so some are thinking about heading home soon, but the […]

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Merrell Whale of Trail puts the W on Ow!

Running 53km anywhere, is tough. Starting out with a 450m climb straight up a mountain makes it a little more daunting. Traversing […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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As Different as Night as Day

Hardworking Joburgers need a very compelling reason to go out on a school night. 300 of them were convinced once given the […]

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Merrell Hobbit seeks Adventurers

 “I am looking for someone to share in an adventure that I am arranging, and it’s very difficult to find anyone.” J.R.R Tolkein If […]

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