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    Running Pregnant: Support Belts

    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. No Pregnancy is the same. All bodies react diffidently – some baby bumps grow fast and others slower. I personally felt like my Belly was popping really fast and this definitely felt weird when running pregnant. So I felt like I would need a little support to continue doing what I love. I started doing research and looking for a way that I could support my body whilst running. I had a picture…

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    RUNNING PREGNANT : SECOND TRIMESTER

    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. The first trimester of pregnancy was filled with strange body changes, tiredness and the realization of being pregnant, getting over the sock and stresses of what was to come. All in all during my second trimester I have experienced my pregnancy with much more enthusiasm and excitement. In the beginning of the second trimester I expected to feel better in a flash, which I did, for a whole week, in which I attempted…

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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…