MARLOTH MOUNTAINS TEST RUNNERS AT FIRST EVER MMC

15 March 2016
  The first Marloth Mountain Challenge (MMC) took place in Swellendam this weekend in trying conditions as the Swellendam Mountains threw everything they could at participants. It was a dramatic start to what is sure to become one of the biggest races on the South African trail calendar and runners had to contend with waves of rain, strong winds, cold conditions and the odd hail storm on the...

Marloth Mountain Challenge 2014 from the sky

15 March 2016

MCS revamped

15 March 2016
  The Mountain Challenge Series – or MCS.  The ultimate collection of three big mountain adventures into classic western cape mountain wilderness environments.  Starting with the all-time favorite Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge (JMC) on 17 April, exploring middle earth at Helderberg (HMC) on the 30th April and finishing with the exclusive trails deep in the Swellendam mountains in September with...

Marloth Mountain Challenge recce success

15 March 2016
After running the 55km Marloth Mountain Challenge route on Women's Day weekend, we can confirm that the route is as spectacular as we remember it from 2014. Think big mountains, remote trails, lush fynbos and challenging running and you'll have an idea of what you're letting yourself into. Check out this short video clip to see how much fun we had and get your entry in now to be a part of this,...

Rukadza and Soggot dominant at Marloth Mountain Challenge

15 March 2016
There was no stopping Bernard Rukadza and Katya Soggot as they claimed the Mountain Challenge Series title with convincing performances in the mammoth 55km Marloth Mountain Challenge (MMC). Both runners put in classy performances and never really gave anyone else a sniff of the Series title as they completed the third race in this epic three race series. The morning of the race dawned calm and...