Following UTMB 2018

It’s here. Monday 27 August to Sunday 2 September 2018. One of the biggest weeks on the global trail running calendar. With solid South African representation and a gathering of some of the world greats, UTMB 2018 will be another unbelievable celebration of European-style mountain racing and a story that will distract you from a bit of work over the next few days! The event is made up of several races, and piecing it all together can be confusing. Here’s our guide on how to follow, who to follow, and when.


The Jonkershoek Valley is without a doubt one of the most beautiful mountain scenes in the Western Cape, and a popular trail running destination. Massive turrets and cliffs of orange-faced quartzite hold fortress over a collection of rambling mountain streams and waterfalls.

Plan Your 2018 Trail Running Calendar

They’re coming at you thick and fast! Prep your diary in advance so that you don’t miss out.