Black Diamond Competition!

I amĀ fortunate to announce the second competition in conjunction with Black Diamond. This time around the guys and girls from Ram Mountaineering have sponsored me a Black DiamondĀ Icon Headlamp worth R 730! This is an awesome headlamp which throws a massive beam that has served me well during all my night training and several BatContinue reading “Black Diamond Competition!”

Black Diamond Comp results!

The news you have all been waiting for: When I was on the mountain between Kasteels Poort and Corridor Ravine in very heavy mist and a strong breeze things still seemed wide open. Ake was looking strong with John on his heals. Will was about 20 seconds behind but things still seemed wide open. ByContinue reading “Black Diamond Comp results!”

Black Diamond Comp announcement:

I am very fortunate to announce that Black Diamond has offered to sponsor a product every couple of months for my blog. Rather than pocketing the cash and retiring to Kommetjie I thought I would pass this on to you! So here goes! For July Black Diamond is supplying me with their ultra light FlashContinue reading “Black Diamond Comp announcement:”

Gear Choices for the Skyrun 2009:

Essential Gear used: Merino Wool Buff: Rapidly becoming my favourite cold weather headwear option. I only ended up wearing this when the pace slowed down or when we stopped at Breslins. Will def be in the pack for emergencies. Julbo Instinct Zebra: I have used these for a really long time and they do notContinue reading “Gear Choices for the Skyrun 2009:”