• Running

    13 Peaks

    13 Peaks… What an incredible challenge! The luxury and privilege of having such pristine sections of trail and views that are the best in the world was something that we recognized as something to be taken advantage of.  What is…

  • Events,  Family & Friends,  Running

    Fadeelah’s First Comrades

    During the latter part of last year, my sister Fadeelah made the commitment to do what is known as the Ultimate Human Race, the Comrades 88km ultramarathon. The run takes place between the cities of Durban and Pietermaritzburg, and it…

  • Events,  Family & Friends,  Running

    OMTOM

    I had a list of super scary goals at the start of the year. Believe it or not, running a 56.6km race was not one of them. Yet here I am, on the eve of my first ultramarathon, feeling nervous, excited, and…

  • Inspiration,  Running

    The Slave Run

    It was a clear, crisp, Sunday morning. I needed a long run. I didn’t have anyone to run with. But that was okay…because I’ve decided to take my Blackberry along, and when I #tweetmyrun I’m never really alone. I have my Twitter…

  • Family & Friends,  Running

    I Am Runner…

    ROAD RUNNING… it is my newfound passion and source of inspiration… and a true testament to the amazing machine that is the human body! Being a bit of a fitness junkie, I have always had a very intense love of gym…