What's in the new issue?
Enjoy 22 venues in the Holiday Trails section to plan your December break and explore new territory across the country.
A health checklist is a darned good idea to consult if you're new to trail running. Gauteng's Elsabé Hunter has the details.
Has your running progressed or plateaued? Evaluate how your fitness is doing by doing the test used by Cape Town coach Sean Tait.
"Am I overtraining?" A good question to ask, and check you don't have any of the warning signs with Dr Gabe Mirkin's excellent article.
If you've had COVID, and want to train again, be armed with valuable advice from coach Neville Beeton, who has had nearly 30 of his runners recover from it.
For retail motivation, there's top quality gear from The North Face, First Ascent, Brooks, Rock Rabbit, Salomon, and Trailhounds.
Wanna race? Then head on over to our calendar section, which has events to satisfy every trail ability until January 2022.
More: event wraps, a throwback to a runner's meltdown at Annapurna 2019, tips for young investors to grow their money, and your chance to win one of two Saucony Peregrine 11 trail shoes.
The cover photo of Bruce Arnett is by talented Georgian Zane Schmahl.
You can use TRAIL 41 to help you stay focused and motivated, so check it out.
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