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My Midmar 8 Mile Report – 2016.

I managed to swim my 44th Midmar on Sunday, and completed my 5th time swimming for the 8 Mile club. Endurance sport gives you lots of time to think, so here are a few thoughts from the weekend. I really … Continue reading

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Open Water Swimming.

So, you are getting ready for your first open water swim. Your swim will either take place as a unique swim event, or as the first part of a triathlon. You are in for a few challenges. The good thing … Continue reading

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Midmar Mile Guidelines

By the end of this weekend I will hopefully have completed my 52nd Midmar Mile. I will be doing all 8 miles for the 6th time. Here are a couple of tips as to how to approach the race. Start on … Continue reading

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