Tag: food

Trail running VS Road Running

Trail running VS Road Running : What’s tougher on your body, the road or the trails?  Why after running a 21km on the road it feels like my hips are breaking and my knees are squeaky but when I do a 24Km on trail my body is not nearly as wiped out afterwards? Yet I’ve […]

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Alternative ways to stay Hydrated

  SO summer is in full swing here in South-Africa and we’ve been having some hectic temperatures the last few days. Staying Hydrated is very important and sometimes also tricky. Water can be boring and most of the time we find ourselves so busy that we completely forget to Hydrate. Here are some alternative ways […]

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Training Log: Day 4- Strength training+Bronchitis

Date: Friday 2017_07_21 Activity: Strength Training Location: at Home Duration: 45min So this log actually refers back to 21 July 2017, I woke up nice and early on the Friday morning to do some strength training and was planning on having a nice run the afternoon. My Weekend was fully booked with Trail running and […]

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Race Report: Afriforum Springbok Vasbyt 2017

Date Held: 15 July 2017 Distances: 5km / 10km / 25km Terain: Trail running Venue: Voortrekker Monument Website: Tekkie Races   This weekend I took part in Springbok vasbyt 2017 organised by by Voortrekker Monument Draf en Stap klub. In early years there was a race called ‘Magaliesbergwedloop’ and when the race died there was a lack of […]

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Training Log: Day 3 – Trail Running + Strength training

Date: Wed-ness-day 2017_07_19 Activity: Strength Training Location: at Home Duration: 20min (I tried to do everything fast fast..) Wed-ness-day.. Say it slowly – That’s how I say Wednesday in my head – No idea why I overslept so bad this morning and had to do all my exercises in 20min + wash my Hair. Luckily […]

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