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    Running Pregnant: Running a half Marathon at 12 Weeks Pregnant

    Disclaimer: I am not a doctor, midwife or nurse. The information expressed in the series “Running Pregnant – By JBRobinBog.com” should not be taken as medical advice. Please consult your doctor before running during pregnancy and postpartum. For most people running 21km is a challenge, not to mention doing it when you’re pregnant. In your first trimester you are very tired, your body is going through changes and things might just be a little off. They say when you pass 12 weeks of pregnancy then you’re in your 2nd trimester and then things get better and safer. So far everything for me has worked out like they said and in…

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    Jumping Kids : Jackrabbit Charity Trail Run

    Date Held: 18 November 2017 Distances: 5km / 10km / 13km Terrain: Trail running Venue: Hoogland Health Hydro Website: My Road Less Travelled and Jumping Kids Photos by: On Saturday 18  November I joined My Road Less Travelled and Jumping Kids to take part in the Jumping Kids Jackrabbit Charity Trail Run at the beautiful Hoogland Health Hydro. Hoogland is a family owned and run Health Hydro, established in 1977 by Abraham Kruger and his wife, Annette. Hoogland is a peaceful haven where people from all walks of life come to manage their health and wellbeing holistically in a homely yet professional environment. Hoogland is set in the heart of a large private…

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    Race Report: Land Rover Centurion Mountain Monster Trail Run #3 : Modderfontein Nature reserve

    Event Name: Land Rover Centurion Mountain Monster Trail Run #3 Date Held: 22 Oct 2017 Distances: 30km / 13km / 6km Venue: Modderfontein Nature reserve Website: Modderfontein Nature reserve The recent Land Rover Mountain Monster # 3 organised by Trail Hunter events was held on 22 October 2017. The race was held at the Modderfontein Nature reserve. It is surprising to think than in between so many houses and factories a place like this exists. The vision for the Reserve is to create, within an urban setting, a natural open space which is socially, economically and ecologically sustainable. The 275-hectare Private Park is the second-largest private park in Gauteng and includes portions of…

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    Scrub Hare Trail Run

    Date Held: 3 September 2017 Distances: 5km / 13km / 20km Terrain: Trail running Venue: Leeuwenkloof  Website: My Road Less Travelled Photos by: @TVrugtman / @AdventureLifeSA Scrub Hare Trail Race was hands down one of my favourite races organised by My Road Less Travelled. It was filled with lots of challenging terrain and interesting twists and turns so intricate that we even got lost for a few seconds, but hey, that’s part of the adventure! There are allot of pictures in this post, but I just couldn’t decide on what to use! All of them are so good! My Road less travelled aims to challenge runners to push boundaries whilst exploring untapped areas. Venues are…

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    The Mother of all Surprises: Running for 2

    I love Surprises! I love the happy feeling of something that happens unexpectedly! As adults be rarely get surprised anymore, we mostly lose that as we grow up- and I never want to lose that, little did I know that 2017 would hold for me the surprise of my LIFE! I was sitting at my desk one Thursday morning at work, I can’t exactly remember what I was doing at the time, but I suddenly realized that I had to make my monthly trip to the pharmacy. And it was like a light went on. I don’t know why I bought a pregnancy test that day, but something told me…