• Ironman

    I am going to be an IRONMAN

    Ok so it’s official. Like, officially official. I’m going to do the Ironman African Championship in Nelson Mandela Bay in April 2019. I’m entered, my flights are booked, and now I have a personal coach as well. I met my…

  • Ironman

    Ironman 70.3 Race Report

    It has become somewhat of the norm that my posts are super late, but I could not let another triathlon season start without getting my race report of the 2018 Ironman 70.3 Buffalo City out. The race was a life-changing…

  • Family & Friends,  Ironman

    My biggest IronFan

    She deserves a special post. To the best sister ever, the most awesome #IronFan that I could’ve asked for, THANK YOU for everything you did ❤️ She was initially going to fly up with me on Friday, but then after…

  • Triathlon

    Modern Athlete magazine feature – March 2018

    While I haven’t written a post-race report of my Ironman 70.3 race day experience yet (and I haven’t forgotten about it), I was featured in the Modern Athlete March 2018 issue. Modern Athlete is the biggest running and multi-sport publication…

  • Professional

    Happy Birthday Mozilla – A tribute

    31 March 2018 marks the day… Happy 20th birthday Mozilla. The reason I love Mozilla is not only because: Their San Francisco offices made me (and others) feel more at home than anywhere else in Silicon Valley  The programs we…

  • Professional

    Why Mentoring = MAGIC

    Yesterday morning, a young gentleman took me for breakfast. And while I was blessed to have a great weekend with many amazing moments, this was undoubtedly the highlight. No, it wasn’t a date. (apologies if you were expecting juicy details.…

  • Ironman

    It’s time to tame the Buffalo

    So race weekend is finally here! After all those years of dreaming and months of training, I am now looking out onto the beach that we will swim at, and the road we will ride and run in. It has…

  • Ironman

    Two weeks until we tame the Buffalo

    So it’s the start of 2018 and it’s been 3.5 years since I did my first triathlon. It’s also 2 weeks away from my biggest sporting challenge yet. On 28 January 2018, I will line up at Orient Beach in…

  • Professional

    Cut Yourself Some Slack

    Last week was a tough week for me. In fact, it was probably the hardest week since I’ve started working this job 7 months ago. In between client meetings, stakeholder engagements, prep work, travelling, making system changes emanating from the…

  • Turkey

    Mohennys Do Turkiye – Cappadocia

    After a week and a half in Istanbul, and after the serious business of completing a marathon was over, #MohennysDoTurkiye headed to the magical land of Cappadocia. It is easy to see why this place really feels like magic. With…