Category Archives: Race Reports

Race Report: Johan Naude – Warrior #6

Blackops Elite, by an average but passionate OCR athlete.   1st of all I just want to say thank you: Thank you to The Warrior race for a challenging and fun race, to SA OCR for helping with the ticket

Race Report: Dan Marland van Hemert – Warrior #6

I haven’t done one of these in a while, but sometimes good things (the absence of my event recaps) need to end and be replaced with the not so good things (a recap of my event). Having only been back

Race Report: Talitha Scholtz – Warrior #6

After being off due to injury for 3months I was so nervous for this Warrior race. I haven’t done any proper running and I knew I wasn’t in top form. Standing at the start with all the usual crowd and

Race Report: James Meredith – Waterra #3

This past weekend saw the 3rd Waterra event taking place at Infinite Adventures in the Valley of a 1000 Hills. This venue is known for its savage hills and grueling trails, so the running was always going to be tough.

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