Monthly Archives: October 2010

Sandes goes sub-zero

Desert Marathon Trail Run World Champion, Ryan Sandes, training for Racing The Planet's sub-zero Antarctica Staged Marathon in Silvermine Nature Reserve dunes near Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Ryan Sandes. Shooting this man is always a phenomenal exerience, but today was so cool it was sub-zero. It was the first test run of his branded kit for the Antarctica Racing The Planet ultra-marathon, and it rocks. Took the opportunity to also shoot Ryan for the cover of éLAN Magazine. There’s more, but that [...]

One hundred percent beach

One hundred percent beach

Perfect weather and light for Cape Point Route’s kayak cover shoot. Took two weeks for the right day to arrive, but this time the weather truly played ball. Thanks to Derek from Paddlers, Simonstown, and the CPR Girls, of course. Click here to view pictures of paradise.

Energize this!

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The ENERGIZER Nigth Relay moved to Jozi, and it was Da Bomb.  Excellent vibe as the hundreds of competitors did the dark zone thing along the magnificent Teak Place trails.  Gotta go and ride there! Click here to view the pics.

Eye of the Storm

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Southern Storm 2010 is history, but only to those who did not sweat blood, eat dust and shed tears along the gruelling Garden Route course. Those competitors who look back upon one of 2010′s seminal multisport endurance events will remember it for life, as will every volunteer, spectator and crew member who shared the experience. [...]

WISA World Water Monitoring Day

WISA Water Institute of SA educational trip in Berg River near Franschhoek, with Bridge House and Simondium Schools, Western Cape, South Africa

OK, so WISA’s Young Water Professionals are ‘passionate about waste water’. Bet that’s not something you hear very often, but you’ll be pleased to have these guys on your side when you think about what you actually drink. I accompanied them on an Educational Trip into the Berg River catchment area on World Water Monitoring [...]

Shark’s fifteen minutes of fame!!

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Dream catcher - He once had to run away from a charging rhino in Swaziland, fell through the ice in Greenlan and it seems riders want to hit him.  This hasn’t stopped amiable joker Jacques Marais from clicking away.  Click here to read more about him in an interview with Go-Multi.

Rumble in the Orchards

SPUR AR River Rumble Series at Oak Valley Wine Estate, Grabouw, Western Cape, RSA

Event #2 in the popular SPUR Rumble Series took place at the Oak Valley Wines Estate this past Sunday. Hear this: there is no better AR Sprint or MTB venue in South Africa! The QUANTUM Adventure Crew – including Oom Uge, Peter and Ingrid – presented a kick-ass Run-Bike sprint along superb stretches of single-track [...]