Entries by Zane Schmahl

The George Mountain Ultra Trail – Covid-19 Strategy for 2021

Events find themselves in a predicament all over the world. For some of us sport events and more specifically trail running events have become a way to connect with your tribe, share the stoke of running kilometers, passing around high fives, hugs and even shedding some tears with your fellow participants. It’s been a while […]

Covid 19 – Update

EcoBound’s plan on the Coronavirus. Dear Fellow Rider and Runner, There is no need to elaborate on the situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic the world is currently facing together. Our current plan of action is NOT to postpone or cancel any of our main events.  We are up to date with the current situation […]

Annalise’s Story of the MUT

Thank you very much for this opportunity – this will officially be my first “race report” …. So I’ll leave it at that.. hahaha 😜 My Discovery George MUT weekend started with me and Jacques somehow mis communicating times and it resulted in me missing the Race Briefing, hahaha!!! He did make up for it […]

Brendan Lombard’s Race Report

The morning started off with quite a bang and I headed out quite hard as planned as I was keen to test my legs after all the prep which had been done. I felt good and opened up an early lead of about 5 min. The risk of running alone in the dark however caught […]

Lombard and Scholtz Run to Discovery MUT Titles

Brendan Lombard run to a hard fought Discovery George Mountain Ultra Trail victory over defending champion Roelof Mostert on Saturday the 15th of June 2019. The women’s race, over the flagship 60 kilometre distance was won in far more dominant fashion by Annalise Scholtz. The event also saw 25 and 9 kilometre distances contested on […]

Chantel Nienaber’s reflection on the Discovery MUT

It’s been 365 days since I got to run around in the Outeniqua mountains. Sadly last year I only got to experience  the first 5 kilometres of the 25km GeorgeMUT and then had to #DNF due to a torn hammy. I could not wait to return to do the “REAL” one. The scruffy dog 60km’s was certainly […]

Entries Open for #MUT2019

Are you ready for trail nirvana? Entries Open Tomorrow!                 It has been a long and hard drive to this point. Where we are able to finally open entries for the MUT 2019. After the fires swept through the mountains of George in October last year, we have […]