One thing I love about the Cape is that there is always something to race or ride over the weekend, be it a triathlon, mountain bike race or just a massive group ride. This time I had to jump into my tri-suit for the offroad triathlon at Phisantekraal.
With a few of my friends and obviously my uncle also competing, my excitement for this event was pretty high. I had not been running a lot leading up to the event, but I refused to let that dampen my confidence.
It was a very chilly morning for swimming in the dam, but once I tip-toed into the water for my warm-up, I actually preferred being in the water than outside. T...