Topics including tackling wet rocks, sandy-covered rocks, loose rocks and downhill rocky sections. You’ll meet 70-year-old Lou Robertson who gets his kicks on the boulder fields of Llandudno in Cape Town. He shares his Five Point Rule that has kept him in one piece despite taking on some scary leaps and bounds.
See page 32 for the six page article.
Also in TRAIL 5 is an eight page trail run venues feature, showcasing top holiday spots in the Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape.
You’ll have clear insights into Nahoon Reef Nature Reserve (sublime, we’ve run there twice now, it’s addictive), The Big Red Barn (Gauteng’s latest trail spot), Perdekop (Plett area), Silvermine (a Cape Town classic) and Giba Gorge (Durban’s hilly escape for trailies and mountain bikers).
The cover of AJ Calitz in a seemingly Photoshopped levitation on Lion’s Head was shot by Stellenbosch photographer Cherie Vale. But no, it’s real magic, not digital.
TRAIL issue 5 and all other back issues are available here, as a single issue or a package deal.
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All back issues are available here, as a single issue or a package deal.