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Team Keyhealth Jabberwock on the moonscapes of Ladakh. Photo Terence Vrugtman/adventurelife.co.za

Getting High in India

Ruan van der Merwe was thrown in the deep end at India’s first-ever adventure race: the Himalayan Challenge. With team Keyhealth Jabberwock, he battled altitude, inexperienced organisers, and some hardcore local teams for an excellent result. Since this was the first adventure race held in India, all competitors were all in for a huge learning curve.

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South African wins 2011 Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race

Durbanite wins Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race South African enthusiast multisporter and trail runner Deon Braun (44) won the 21st annual 160km Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race (H100) held from 18-22 October in the Darjeeling region of the Indian Himalayan foothills. Braun labours up a climb on the cobblestone road back from the turnaround on Day 2, with the Everest / Makalu group in the backdrop, over 160km away. Photo: Sean Falconer / Modern Athlete […]

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SA Swimming have good results on Day one of Commonwealth 2010

SA Swimming starts with a bang at the 2010 CWG Day one of the Commonwealth Games 2010 is kicked off in fine fashion by the SA Swimming contingent. One gold and a bronze out of three events for Team SA.

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