Tag Archives: running

FOR SALE: Knysna Marathon Airtickets from Jhb- R1673

  Hello,   I have two airline tickets to Knysna. Due to financial contraints I am no longer going there. The Flight details are: Depart: 13 July (OR Tambo – George) Return: 16 July (Ge ...
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The reasons we run?

Why do we run? Why do we NEED to run? for some of us – every day!! Why do we feel healed after a run? Why do we feel happier and more grounded after a run, and often have a fresher perspective o ...
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Me and my Polar

Recently I won a R1000 Total Sports gift card and decided to get myself a Polar training watch (I did have to add some money to the giftcard though LOL). It was something I had been wanting for some t ...
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Comrades……or that…. that is the question

When I started running, I swore that I would never do more than a half marathon and not many of those either. I had heard too many horror stories about the kind of damage marathons and upwards can do ...
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Sore butt!!!

Why do I have a sore butt when I’m a runner you might ask….. I’ve been having some trouble with shinsplints for a while now so eventually decided to go to the physio. The reason I ha ...
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I’ve come a long way

I was a runner in High School, but let me clarify that, I was the kind of runner who didn’t really train much, but just ran on the day. Since HS, I haven’t done anything much in the way of exercis ...
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The good and bad of wrong km markers

Sooooo, my sil and I went to do the Delta Draf 10km today in Franschoek. It was a great atmosphere when we got there with music and everyone in a good mood, although it was flipping cold. We duly reg ...
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Is runners mentality catching???

I had always thought that runners were a mental bunch, what with getting up at the crack of dawn (lol my friend always tells me I’ve a pervert and I should stay out of dawns crack hehehehe), run ...
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Runaholic

Hmmm, I’ve come to realize something about myself and I’m not sure if its a Sagitarian trait or a Carol trait. I seem to ‘latch onto’ things and for a while they become all con ...
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My Runners Wolrd

Hi everyone. I am just your average guy who turned to running as a sport and got addicted. I find nothing more relaxing than heading out on a Saturday morning at 6am and just running till my legs can& ...
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