19 Mar 2015
It was in October last year that Megan Mackenzie and I decided to team up as a Salomon Ladies Team for the Pronutro African X 2015. I was very excited to team up in the ladies catergory, as I competed in the mixed category the previous 3 years. This year the competition in the ladies category was to be hot, as Carla van Huyssteen (Xterra...
24 Feb 2015
The initial plan was that I would open my 2015 season with the AfricanX 3-day trail run taking place in middle March, but decided it could be a good idea to do a warm-up race as part of my preparation. What better way than to go play on the single tracks of Oak Valley in Grabouw for the Spur Summer Trail Series XL on Sunday. We were treated...
23 Nov 2014
Don’t limit your challenges, challenge your limits How do you know someone has done the Skyrun? They don’t have to tell you, you will see it in their eyes and the expression on their face, a changed being – someone who lived a lifetime in a day. The Salomon Skyrun is a long but awe-inspiring journey. A journey into the unknown, fraught with dangers, difficulties...
15 Nov 2014
Even though my focus was on the 100km Salomon Skyrun on the 22nd November 2014, I couldn’t resist the temptation to defend my Redbull Lionheart title. This heart-pumping, lung-busting, fun-filled spectator-friendly race takes place on the iconic Lions Head with 360 degree views of the Mother city. The knockout format makes it really exciting for everyone and brings about those butterflies every round! I was...
25 Sep 2014
At long last, I claimed the crown as the Otter 2014 champion in a new record time of 5h11mins, taking 13 minutes off the previous record held by American, Krissy Moehl. Read the rest of the story here: Retto 2014 Race Report LG Final
15 Jul 2014
Landie Greyling, South African Trail Runner, also known as the “Trail Dassie” won the 50km Extreme Dodo Trail Run this past weekend in Mauritius in a new record time of 6h49mins, taking 26minutes off the previous record. In the words of Adventure Photographer and journalist, Erik Vermeulen, the Dodo lifts the veil on a different Mauritius to the one we see in glossy travel brochures....