The Karkloof100– a 100-mile endurance foot race through the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands is set to reach new heights in its second year. Officially set to take place over the weekend, 21-23 September 2018, details of a bigger, better and more exciting race were revealed at the launch event which saw organisers, sponsors, media and […]

Elite international athlete to compete in KZN

KwaZulu-Natal’s premier hundred and fifty-mile footrace, Karkloof 100, taking place for the second time in September this year, is excited to welcome international elite ultra-trail runner, Kelly Wolf, to its field. At just 23 years old, Wolf has taken the ultra-running world by storm since turning professional in 2017. In just over a year, Wolf […]

Local running team takes top honours at 2018 Karkloof100

Something extraordinary unfolded in KZN over a long weekend in September, as almost 200 runners and their support crews, flocked to the Midlands to take part in the Karkloof100, one of only three 100-mile trail races in the country, that also boasts a 50-mile event. What was extraordinary was not the fact that the field […]

Karkloof100 officially recognised as Western States 2020 Qualifying Race – South Africa

The Karkloof100 team received confirmation today (4th October 2018), that the Karkloof 100-mile race is officially recognised as a qualifying race by Western States 100. The statement from John Redinger (President, Western States 100) reads: “We are pleased to inform you that 2019 Karkloof 100 has been selected as a qualifying race for the 2020 Western States […]