Category Archives: Race Reports

Race Review & Report: Stefan Lotter – GI Joe

While this was a busy OCR weekend in most regions, a few OCR athletes tested what central SA had to offer with the third leg of the GI Joe series (a.k.a the Bearded Vulture Clash) at Tikwe River Lodge in

Race Report: Elmarie Van Oudtshoorn – Warrior #5

Durban Warrior race…building my “big-match temperament (BMT)” My first reaction was to just let the Sunday race disappointment die silently, but today I realized that being real about the failures on the road to success is a crucial part of

Race Report: Louis Smit – GI Joe #3

Day 1 The first day of the event was all about the 12km OCR event for me and the course was set as usual but this time Tikwe-Lodge was hosting an MTB race as well which caused some confusion on

Race Report: Ricardo Rebelo – Warrior #5

Toyota #Warrior5 Blythedale Coastal Estate Commando Elite +-10/12Km and 22 Obstacle’s Position 3rd Overall and 3rd in u/22 Time – 55 Minutes and 55 seconds After a long well deserved break through mid-season we headed down to KZN for a kick start

Race Report: Marius Smith – Warrior #5

Last weekend at #thewarriorrace in #blythedale there were a few surprises for us thanks to Jonathan Hart, like a big obstacle right in the start and some obstacles on the beach. With hills that no one expected the race was going to be tough. He

Race Report: Hanneké Dannhauser – JumpCity

It amazes me how the sport of OCR has grown in South Africa since 2013- and I have the feeling this is only the beginning! These days you get all types of OCR races- from indoor OCR, the rugged The Warrior

Race Report: Jay Jay Deysel – 3 Podiums in 3 Weekends…

3 Podiums in 3 Weekends … It started with The Beast OCR Winter Challenge where I finished in 2nd place behind Thomas van Tonder OCR in a tough and fast 10km Race with.   The next Podium was at the 300 Obstacle Course where I did

Race Report + Gear Review: Thomas van Tonder – The Beast + Salomon XA-Amfibs

What an EPIC weekend… Tested my new #Salomons at The Beast OCR on Saturday and then we had the #WoldPack on Sunday. #LiveWithoutLimits #TimeToPlay Strava links… #Beast on Saturday was a bit of a new concept to the beast having 2 loops of the same 4km track, and on

Race Report: Marius Van Rooyen – The Beast

So the team at The Beast and Jukwaa decided that winter is no excuse for OCR athletes to not unleash their inner beasts and so they put together the Beast Winter Challenge. With a later starting time, no water or

Race Report: Marius Smith – OCT breakout challenge #3

Race report for OCT breakout challenge this past weekend.It was a rather chilly morning before the start nothing the hills won’t fix haha.The race start wasn’t as fast as I thought it would be but the front runners picked up