Run with a gun?

What do you do if you come across a lion when you are jogging? It is not something I have really devoted a lot of thought to. But given that I will be running a dirt road, hardly ever used, flanked on either side by some of Zimbabwe’s biggest National Game Reserves,...

Anyone seen my trainers?

I cannot believe in one week’s time, I will be beginning my 724km run across Zimbabwe! Normally before sporting events (the few I have actually done) I go into highly efficient mode, prioritising last minute tasks. Minutes before the Barcelona marathon, I dutifully...

Cape Aaarghus Bike Race

Return to Cape town! So after coming back from the horse farm in the Northern Cape (got a lift this time, so was 6 hours instead of 12 stuffed in a bus), had a week in Cape Town leading up to the Argus Race, the 110 km bike race that I had, in a moment of suicidal...